Wednesday May 21, 2014
Belhaven (NAIA - MS): Per source, Scott Preston has been hired as the quarterbacks coach at Belhaven University.
Maranatha Baptist (D-III - WI): Nathan Spate has been hired as the new head coach. Spate is a 1998 graduate of Maranatha, and his coaching journey includes two state titles at Trinity Christian Academy (FL), and twelve playoff appearances at six different high schools.
Dallas Cowboys: Longtime Cowboys offensive tackle Marc Colombo is helping out in the personnel department this offseason, per Todd Archer of ESPN Dallas.
Notre Dame: Former head coach Charlie Weis was paid $2.1 million by the school in 2012, according to a tax return uncovered by USA Today.
The College at Brockport (D-III - NY): Per source, offensive line coach Steve Potter has been promoted to offensive coordinator. Also, defensive coordinator Glen Young has added the title of associate head coach.
New Mexico State: Per source, offensive line coach Chris Symington has resigned due to health reasons.
Minnesota: Head coach Jerry Kill told Gopher fans a meet-and-greet Tuesday that he plans to return to the sideline this fall, according to the Minneapolis Star-Tribune. Kill spent most of last season in the press box, but says that he is feeling much better recently.
Western Oregon (D-II): Former 15-year NFL veteran Kimo von Oelhoffen has been announced as Western Oregon's defensive line coach. This will mark von Oelhoffen's first college coaching job; he spent the past three seasons as the co-defensive coordinator at Richland (WA) High School.
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McDaniel College (D-III - MD): McDaniel College is accepting applications for a Graduate Assistant Position on the Offensive Side of the ball. At least one year of college or high school coaching required. Preference given to those with coaching or playing at the QB position. Applicants must be eligible for acceptance into one of McDaniel’s Graduate Programs. Resumes will be accepted until May 28, 2014. Please forward cover letter and resume to firstname.lastname@example.org if interested.
NFL: The National Football League has appointed three senior advisors in former San Francisco head coach Mike Singletary, former Titans GM Mike Reinfeldt, and former Bucs senior offensive assistant Jimmy Raye II. The three will report directly to NFL executive vice president Troy Vincent.
University of Northwestern (St. Paul, MN): Part time assistant Matt Moore, who has been with the program the past eight seasons, has been promoted to defensive coordinator, per source.