Wednesday June 19, 2013
Coach Jess Stiles passed away today. Our thoughts are with his family.
San Francisco 49ers: Offensive coordinator Greg Roman has reportedly agreed to a new two year agreement (through the 2015 season).
Simon Fraser (D-II - Canada): Sources tell us that former Eastern New Mexico grad assistant (and Samford assistant) Jesse Flynn-Levasseur has accepted the corners job.
Minot State (D-II - ND): Minot State University is looking for a graduate assistant. Stipend is $5,000 with a tuition waiver. NO housing or meals included. Must be able to get into the graduate school and coach a defensive position. Send applications to firstname.lastname@example.org. Position will start August 1.
Chicago Bears: Mitchell Tanney has been added as the team's director of analytics. Tanney has served as the manager of football products for STATS LLC in recent years.
Oklahoma State: Returning members of Mike Gundy's staff have received raises. Defensive coordinator Glenn Spencer will make $462,000 and offensive line coach Joe Wickline will also make $462,000. Receivers coach Kasey Dunn ($280,000) and running backs coach Jemal Singleton ($280,000) each received $70,000 raises from last year, and corners coach Van Malone will make $260,000. Gundy received a raise as well, from $3.275 million to $3.45 million.
Utica College (D-III - NY): Utica College is currently seeking applications for the position of Quarterback Coach and Offensive Coordinator. This position is a full-time, 12- month appointment. Responsibilities include all aspects of the football program, including but not limited to, practice organization, contest preparation, recruitment, student athlete development, fiscal management, academic monitoring and other duties as assigned by the Athletic Director and Head Football Coach. Qualifications: Bachelor's degree required, master's degree preferred, minimum two years coaching experience necessary. Interested applicants should send a letter of application, resume, and three recommendation contacts including phone numbers to Head Football Coach Blaise Faggiano, via email: email@example.com.
Rhodes College (D-III - TN): Rhodes College, located in Memphis, TN, is accepting resumes for their part-time Assistant Football Coach opening. The position has a stipend of $2,000, and will involve coaching either the defensive line or tight ends. Please email your resume to Head Coach Dan Gritti firstname.lastname@example.org. No phone calls please
Richmond: Linebackers coach Byron Thweatt has been appointed director of high school relations. Also, Thweatt has been selected to participate in the Bill Walsh Minority Fellowship program with the Washington Redskins.
Morrisville State (D-III - NY): Sources tell us that Utica College (D-III - NY) offensive coordinator Curt Fitzpatrick has accepte the head coaching job.
Humboldt State (D-II - CA): Former USC grad assistant Shawn Howe has accepted the defensive line job at Humboldt State.
Philadelphia Eagles: Former Philadelphia Soul (Arena) head coach Bret Munsey has accepted a job in Philly's scouting department.
University of the South - Sewanee (D-III - TN): Sources tell us that Rose-Hulman (D-III - IN) defensive line coach Etta Tawo has accepted the defensive line job.
FIU: FIU has an opening for a video director. Interested applicants should contact running backs coach Andrew Hayes-Stoker at Andrew.HS@FIU.edu
Maryland - Baltimore County: UMBC has hired University of Missouri - Kansas City athletic director Tim Hall to the same position.
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Kent State: Kent State has an immediate opening for the position of Football Video Coordinator. This position is a 12-month appointment and includes benefits. Applicants should have prior experience in a football video department. Ability to build, organize, and motivate a staff of student workers for filming purposes is imperative. Experience with the DVSport video system is a plus. Please send resumes to KentStateFBVideo@gmail.com.
Southern Miss: Athletic director Jeff Hammond will not be retained.
FIU: Former ULM athletic director Bobby Staub has landed at FIU as a senior associate athletic director.
Newberry College (D-II - SC): Assistant head coach / offensive line coach Cedric Williams will work with the Pittsburgh Steelers as part of the Bill Walsh Minority Fellowship program.