Tuesday December 21, 2010
FIU: We hear the DFO position is open.
2010 DFO of the Year: Mike Kerin of West Virginia has been named the 2010 DFO of the Year. Read the full announcement here.
Wednesday December 15, 2010
Minnesota: Dan O'Brien has been retained.
Colorado: We hear Jashon Sykes will serve as the director of football operations.
Tuesday November 23, 2010
Samford University: DFO Joe Sicola will not return.
Thursday November 11, 2010
Jump Forward: The University of Michigan Athletic Department has selected JumpForward as their department-wide software solution to enhance compliance with NCAA legislation such as recruiting, eligibility, financial aid, and playing and practice seasons. This new partnership is an exciting addition to the growing list of collegiate customers choosing JumpForward as their athletics compliance technology provider. JumpForward’s comprehensive Coaching Solution integrates seamlessly with their ActiveTrak Communications monitoring system, and gives coaches all the tools they need to stay in touch and on track with all of their recruiting needs; database, branded email, websites, social media, and the only true native mobile phone app in the industry. Please visit www.jumpforward.com or call 866-499-0564 for more information.
Thursday August 26, 2010
Northwestern: Former NFL scout Bill Rees is the new assistant DFO at Northwestern.
Thursday August 19, 2010
Iowa State: Former Western Kentucky director of football operations Nick Uhlenhopp has joined the Iowa State staff assistant director of operations.
Saturday August 7, 2010
Northwestern University: Bill Rees has been named coordinator of player personnel. Assistant video coordinator Niel Stopcynski has been promoted to assistant director of football operations. Video intern Neil Morgan has been promoted to assistant director of video operations.
Wednesday August 4, 2010
Western Kentucky University: Northwestern University assistant DFO Sharrod Everett has been hired as the director of football operations at WKU.