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Tuesday February 8, 2011

Tuesday February 8, 2011

Washington Redskins: Oakland Raiders assistant offensive line coach Chris Morgan has accepted the same position with the Washington Redskins.

Pitt: Our sources tell us that former MTSU defensive coordinator Randall McCray has accepted the special teams coordinator / safeties job at Pitt. Before his stint at MTSU, McCray coached the safeties at Wisconsin.

Arkansas State: Our sources tell us veteran coach Dave Wommack has interviewed for the defensive coordinator job at Arkansas State. Wommack most recently served as the Georgia Tech defensive coordinator in 2009.

Illinois: We are hearing that Ron Zook has interest in former Clemson and South Florida assistant David Blackwell for the inside linebackers job.

Oakland Raiders: Defensive assistant Greg Biekert has been promoted to linebackers coach.

Blinn College (TX): We have learned that Samford University special teams / linebackers coach Bill Clay has accepted the defensive coordinator job at Blinn College.

University of Charleston: We have learned that head coach Tony DeMeo has stepped down.

Tampa Bay Bucs: Former Minnesota Vikings defensive tackle Keith Millard has joined the Bucs' staff as co-defensive line coach. Millard will coach the defensive line with Grady Steltz.

Edmonton Eskimos: We have learned that SMU special teams coach Dennis McKnight has accepted the running backs job with the Eskimos.

Fairleigh-Dickinson: The University will conduct a nation-wide search to find Coach Mosca's successor beginning immediately. Those interested in applying for this position should go to https://jobs.fdu.edu/applicants/jsp/shared/frameset/Frameset.jsp?time=1297101829326 and follow the stated human resources procedure. The Athletic Department will not accept any phone calls from any candidates or references, however all those that apply online should send a hard copy of their resume to FDU Director of Athletics Bill Klika at 285 Madison Ave., Madison, NJ, 07940.

NC State: Our sources have just told us that The Citadel running backs coach Everette Sands has accepted the running backs job at NC State.

Tennessee Titans: There is a report that Houston Texans offensive assistant Bruce Matthews will meet with Mike Munchak about joining the Titans' coaching staff.

Tampa Bay Bucs: Our sources tell us that Arizona State defensive line coach Grady Stretz has accepted a position with the Bucs.

Dallas Cowboys: Less than a month after accepting the defensive line job at North Carolina, Brian Baker is leaving the Tar Heels' staff to join the Dallas Cowboys as defensive line coach.

Southern Miss: We hear Illinois inside linebackers coach Dan Disch has accepted the defensive coordinator job at Southern Miss.

Tennessee Titans: Offensive coordinator Mike Heimerdinger will not return.

Philadelphia Eagles: Former San Francisco 49ers defensive backs coach Johnnie Lynn accepted the corners jobs. Quarterbacks coach James Urban was promoted to assistant offensive coordinator. Assistant quarterbacks coach Doug Pederson was promoted to quarterbacks coach. Nicholls State special teams coordinator / safeties coach Bobby April Jr. has been hired as defensive quality control. Duce Staley has been hired as special teams quality control. David Culley was promoted to senior offensive assistant / wide receivers coach.

Illinois State: Steve Szabo has joined the staff as defensive coordinator. Phil Elmassion will continue to coach the defensive backs and will serve as the assistant head coach. Szabo last coached at Eastern Michigan in 2009.

Temple: We hear former Florida quarterbacks coach Scot Loeffler is on campus today at Temple.

North Greenville University: Our sources tell us grad assistant Newland Isaac will be promoted to running backs / tight ends coach.

Hamilton Tiger-Cats: Our sources tell us Presbyterian College offensive coordinator / offensive line coach Doug Malone has accepted a position with the Hamilton TigerCats. The Tiger-Cats also hired former Edmonton assistant Rick Worman as running backs coach.

Marshall: We are hearing that Doc is leaning towards moving safeties coach Fred Tate to defensive line.

Bluefield College (VA): Patrick Henry HS head coach Mike Compton has accepted the offensive line job at Bluefield College.

Gavilan College: Our sources tell us Los Medanos College defensive coordinator Spencer Gilford accepted the head coaching job at Gavilan College.

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North Greenville University: We hear running backs / tight ends coach Matt Durham has resigned to accept a position outside of football.

Boston College: Add University of Delaware offensive coordinator Jim Hohfer to the list of candidates who has interviewed for the Boston College offensive coordinator job. We have previously reported that Kevin Rogers, Peter Vaas, Chris Palmer, and Mike Kruzcek have each interviewed. Kruzcek, we have learned, has withdrawn from the search.

Cal: Jim Michalczik will serve as the offensive coordinator in addition to coaching the offensive line coach. Jeff Tedford has also awarded the run game coordinator title to running backs coach Ron Gould.