Wednesday April 11, 2012
Ole Miss: Salary update...As a group, the nine assistants will earn $2.21 million. Associate head coach / co-defensive coordinator Dave Wommack will make $550,000 per year on a three year deal. Wes McGriff (co-defensive coordinator) has a two year agreement at $279,000 per. Co-offensive coordinator Matt Luke has a three year agreement at $285,000 per and co-offensive coordinator Dan Werner has a two year agreement worth $232,000 per. The other 5 assistants each have one year agreements...linebackers / special teams coordinator Tom Allen ($200,000), running backs Derrick Nix ($175,000), defensive line Chris Kiffin ($170,000), tight ends Maurice Harris ($170,000) and receivers Grant Heard ($150,000).
Arkansas: Two sources telling us that Arkansas AD Jeff Long and Garrick McGee have spoken about McGee taking over after UAB completes their Spring ball. Details here.
New York Jets: The Jets have announced that they have hired NFL Senior Vice President of corporate development Neil Glat as the team's new President.
South Carolina: Offensive line coach Shawn Elliott and receivers coach Steve Spurrier Jr. will each have the co-offensive coordinator title going forward.
Reinhardt University (NAIA - GA): An update on the new staff at Reinhardt. Danny Cronic is the head coach. On the defensive side you have Rusty Wright (defensive coordinator / linebackers), Ryan Anderson (defensive line) and Tony Tiller (defensive backs). On offense you have Drew Cronic (offensive coordinator), Reggie Perkins (offensive line), Will Heath (receivers) and Larry Prather (assistant offensive line).
University of Redlands (D-III-CA): Redlands has open dates for the 2013-2014 seasons. The first game in the series to be played at the University of Redlands on September 14, 2013 and away on September 13, 2014. If interested, please contact defensive coordinator Joey Mariani at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Montana: Interim head coach Mick Delaney announced last week that he would coach through the 2012 season.