Wednesday May 28, 2014
Tampa Bay Buccaneers owner/president Malcolm Glazer has passed away at age 85. Our thoughts and prayers are with his family and the Tampa Bay organization.
Mendocino College (JC - CA): Frank Espy will be the new head coach at Mendocino, per source.
Georgia: On campus recruiting director Daryl Jones has left the program.
Arizona: Per Doug Haller, Rich Rod has agreed to an extension through May 2019. The new deal calls for Rich Rod to earn about $2 million this year (before payments from Nike & IMG) and rise by $100,000 each year thereafter. Athletic director Greg Byrne has also agreed to a new contract which runs through May 2019 as well. Byrne's salary will increase from $500,000 to $625,000. Both Rich Rod and Byrne also stand to benefit significantly from a unique retention scheme funded by a major benefactor of the university. More to come on this as it all becomes more clear.
Auburn: Ole Miss intern, and former A-State quarterback, Ryan Aplin is joining the Auburn staff as an offensive grad assistant.
Arizona State: Todd Graham has received a one year extension (through June 2019) and a $300,000 raise pushing his annual salary to $2.7 million.
Troy: Per source,East Mississippi CC outside linebackers coach Webb Hamilton has been added to the staff as a graduate assistant.
Southern Miss: Assistant head coach / player personnel Steve Buckley has decided to step down from the staff. Buckley was one of the nine countable coaches. We understand that Buckley plans to take a more active role in a local business that he already owned.
Temple: Temple has an opening on their operations staff.
North Carolina: Offensive grad assistant Ryan McKee has signed an NFL contract to join the Kansas City Chiefs as an offensive lineman.
Franklin Pierce (Sprint - NH): Franklin Pierce University has a graduate assistant coaching position opening. Position includes a stipend and all graduate degree courses, Coaching a position, recruiting and other responsibilities according to the head football coach. Position is contingent upon acceptance to graduate school. To apply, send letter of application, resume, and references to head football coach Peter Ewald at email@example.com.
Earlham (D-III - IN): Earlham College is accepting applications for a part-time defensive assistant coach. Applicants must have experience coaching or playing the defensive line. Special teams experience is also desirable. The position is a 10 month appointment paying approximately $12,000 with housing and some meals. QUALIFICATIONS: Bachelor’s degree required. Previous college coaching and recruiting experience are preferred. Email resumes and cover letters to Coach Neil Kazmierczak at Kazmine@earlham.edu.
Allegheny College (D-III - PA): Allegheny College is currently seeking applications for an assistant football coach working with the running backs. This is a ten-month position that includes basic medical coverage and a competitive salary. Bachelor’s degree preferred. Duties and responsibilities include, but are not limited to: Assist head coach with the organization and direction of all aspects of a competitive football program. Specific responsibilities include identification and recruitment of athletically and academically qualified student- athletes; regular practice sessions and game preparation. Event management or other major duties will be assigned by the Athletic Director. Please submit a letter of application, resume, and three references to the Office of Human Resources at firstname.lastname@example.org. Review of applications will begin immediately and will continue until the position is filled. The anticipated start date for the position if July 14, 2014.
Ohio Northern (D-III): Per source, defensive backs coach Mark Frey has been hired as the new head coach at Riverdale HS (Blanchard, OH).
Midwestern State (D-II - TX): Midwestern State University is currently seeking a Defensive Graduate Assistant Football Coach. The position includes a stipend, housing, and tuition assistance for graduate school. Coaching responsibilities to include; but not limited to, Defensive Backs. Experience playing and coaching Defensive Backs. Responsibilities include all aspects of the football program including; but not limited to, video editing, practice organization, contest preparation, recruitment weekends, student athlete development, and other duties as assigned by the Head Football Coach. Qualifications: Bachelor's degree required. Interested applicants should send a letter of application, resume, and three recommendation contacts including phone numbers to: Rich Renner, Assistant Coach, email@example.com. Please no phone calls.
Wilmington (D-III - OH): Wilmington College has an offensive intern position available. Ideal candidate will assist with all aspects of the football program, including video editing and breakdown, coaching a position (TEs), maintain own recruiting area, and other duties as assigned. Compensation includes 9 month, $5,000 stipend, on campus housing, on campus meal plan. Start date is July 29th. Interested applicants should email a Cover Letter, Resume, and 3 References to Head Coach Stacey Hairston at Stacey_hairston@wilmington.edu. Please, no phone calls.
Lyon College (NAIA - AR): Lyon College is looking for a defensive coordinator and 2 interns. Lyon College will use 2014-15 as a developmental year and open in 2015. The intern positions will pay $2,000 with no benefits or housing. The defensive coordinator position is full-time. Please send resumes to head coach Kirk Kelley at firstname.lastname@example.org. No phone calls please.
South Dakota State: The South Dakota State football program is looking to hire a video coordinator. See more details, and how to apply, here.
Midwestern State (D-II - TX): Midwestern State University is currently seeking an Offensive Graduate Assistant Football Coach. The position includes a stipend, housing, and tuition assistance for graduate school. Coaching responsibilities to include; but not limited to, Tight Ends. Experience playing and coaching Tight Ends or Offensive Line preferred. Responsibilities include all aspects of the football program including; but not limited to, video editing, practice organization, contest preparation, recruitment weekends, student athlete development, and other duties as assigned by the Head Football Coach. Qualifications: Bachelor's degree required. Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled. Interested applicants should send a letter of application, resume, and three recommendation contacts including phone numbers to: Adam Austin, Assistant Coach, email@example.com. Please no phone calls.