Have Scoop? Call / text 225.229.3429

Click here to Submit Scoop or send to Mail@FootballScoop.com or call / text 225.229.3429

Friday February 13, 2009

Let us know what you hear.  Email us <>

Ball State: We hear the Kansas City Chiefs have offered Ball State assistant Pat Perles as position on the staff.

Cleveland Browns: Former Minnesota Gophers wide receiver coach George McDonald had accepted the offensive quality control positon.

Denver Broncos: Assistant general manager Brian Xanders has been promoted to general manager.

Iowa: Head coach Kirk Ferentz has agreed to a new 7-year contract.

Iowa State: We hear Ben Barkema will serve as offensive GA and Nick Caley will serve as defensive GA.

Check the DFO Scoop on the bottom right hand side of the homepage.

Kansas: Offensive coordinator Ed Warriner has added the title of associate head coach.  Brandon Blaney has added the title of assistant offensive line coach.

LSU: Former Boston College tight ends / special teams coordinator Don Yanosky is joining the LSU staff as tight ends / recruiting coordinator. "Yano" is close friends with LSU assistant Larry Porter.

Wyoming: Former Wyoming video coordinator Jared Petrino will serve as defensive GA.  As we reported over a month ago, former Missouri student assistant Brent Vernon has been announced as the offensive GA.


Glendale Community College: in Glendale California has 2 coaching positions available Defensive Coordinator and Offensive line.  Apply by email: Cover letter, Resume and 3 Letters of Recommendation to <> Compensation will be based on experience, and education. Adjunct teaching position possible.  

The University of Nebraska - Omaha: is currently accepting applications for a Graduate Assistant Football Coaching Position.  The position is on the offensive side of the ball coaching the WR's.  Preference will be given to individuals with experience playing or coaching the position.  Interested applicants should email a resume to Aaron Keen, Assistant Football Coach at <>

Valparaiso University:  Located in Valparaiso, IN (50 miles from Chicago), a Division I-FCS institution and member of the Pioneer Football League is seeking a Graduate Assistant for the Defensive Secondary.  Position includes coaching, recruiting, video editing and other duties as assigned by the Head Coach.  Corner or Safety playing experience preferred.  Experience with APEX System and Strength & Conditioning a plus.  Candidates must be admissible to the Graduate School at Valparaiso University.  Monthly stipend as well as tuition provided - 10 month position.  Start date - August 1, 2009.  Accepting resumes through February 28, 2009.  Please send resume via E-mail () or Fax (219-464-5521).  No phone calls, please.
Thursday February 12, 2009 (Update 3)

Delaware: Our sources tell us that there is an open cornerbacks job at Delaware.

New England Patriots: We hear the Patriots have promoted Shane Waldron from offensive assistant to tight ends coach.  Joe Robinson has been promoted to director of college scouting.  Area scout Monti Ossenfort has been promoted to national scout.

North Dakota State: We hear former Wyoming defensive coordinator Mike Breske has landed the NDSU defensive coordinator job.

South Alabama: Our sources tell us that University of Alabama intern Tommy Perry will join the South Alabama staff as special teams coordinator / running backs coach.

Tennessee Titans: Marcus Robertson has been promoted from assisant secondary to secondary coach.  UCLA safeties coach Tim Hauck has joined the staff as assistant secondary coach.
Thursday February 12, 2009 (Update 2)

South Alabama: South Florida offensive coordinator Greg Gregory has accepted the same position at South Alabama.
Thursday February 12, 2009

Appalachian State: Our sources tell us that University of Alabama offensive graduate assistant, Lance Taylor, has just accepted the wide receivers job at Appalachian State.

Arizona: We hear Texas Tech running backs coach Seth Littrell will accept a position on the Arizona offensive staff.  Former Texas Tech offensive coordinator Sonny Dykes now serves as the Arizona offensive coordinator.

Central Michigan: Former Michigan (2005-2007) defensive line coach Steve Stripling has accepted the defensive ends job under Butch Jones at Central Michigan. 

Detroit Lions: Stan Kwan (STC), Shawn Jefferson (WR), Sam Gash (RB), Don Clemons (QC / defensive assistant), Brad Banta (assistant special teams) have been retained.  Newest hires include Tim Walton (defensive backs), Daron Roberts (assistant defensive backs), Kris Kocurek (assistant defensive line), George Yarno (offensive line), Jeff Horton (quarterbacks), Tim Lappano (tight ends), and Todd Downing (offensive quality control).

BasketballScoop: Please help us spread the word to your athletic directors and basketball coaches.


Stillman College: We hear former Miami (FL) quarterback Derrick Crudup Jr. will accept the offensive coordinator / quarterbacks job at Stillman College.  Crudup has served as Forest Park HS in Atlanta. 

Tampa Bay Bucs: Chris Mosley has accepted the assistant offensive line position.  As we reported over a week ago, Steve Logan has joined the staff.   Logan will coach the tight ends.

Virginia: Assistant head coach Bob Pruett has resigned.  Pruett went through a very trying year off the field.  He was to serve as special teams coordinator this spring after serving as defensive coordinator last season.

Wagner College: Check the DFO Scoop on the bottom right hand side of the homepage

Washington: University of San Diego offensive coordinator Jimmie Dougherty has joined the staff at Washington as wide receivers coach.  We hear Arizona State tight ends coach Dan Cozzetto could be heading to UW as the offensive line coach.

Washington Redskins: Veteran coach Chip Garber is joining the staff as defensive quality control.  Garber recently coach in the CFL.


University of Charleston (WV): has a Wide Receivers coaching position open.  This may be a part-time position, student assistant or graduate assistant spot depending on the individual.  Email resume to <mailto:>. 
Wednesday February 11, 2009 (Update 3)

Lafayette College (PA): Matt Hachmann is moving from linebackers to offensive line.  Joe Dougherty is moving from wide receivers to defensive line. John Loose is moving from the secondary to linebackers. Mickey Fein is the offensive coordinator / quarterbacks /wide receivers.  Phil Hallahan has been promoted from part time to full time running backs. 

Pikeville: Defensive coordinator Joe Johnson has been promoted to head coach.

Stanford: We hear running backs coach Willie Taggert interviewed for the Cleveland Brows running backs job.

Tennessee: Former Tennessee defensive back Inky Johnson has accepted a defensive graduate assistant position with the Vols.

Texas A&M - Commerce: Head coach Guy Morris has hired Jack Peavy (Mississippi College) as assistant head coach / offensive line coach, Don Lounsbury as offensive coordinator, Brian Williams as defensive coordinator, Pierre Ingram (SUNY-Courtland) as wide receivers coach, Nick Myatt as running backs coach.


Alfred University:is currently accepting applications for a Graduate Assistant football coaching position . It is a position on the defensive side of the ball. Education is the main graduate program offered to Graduate Assistants at Alfred University. Interested applicants should mail a resume to: Alfred University Football (Attention: Bob Rankl), McLane Center, Saxon Drive, Alfred, NY 14802

Bemidji State University (MN): is currently seeking 2 graduate assistant football coaches for RB's & WR's.  Annual salary and benefits include $8,500 & 12 semester credits of tuition, out-of-state fees waived, shared office, computer with internet & e-mail capabilities provided.  Applicants should e-mail resume to Coach Eric Medberry at .  More info available at www.bemidjistate.edu/football and http://faculty.bemidjistate.edu/ckippenhan/MSSportStudies/

Pace University: Defensive Assistant - located in Westchester, NY, an NCAA Division II institution competing in the Northeast-10. The position will be responsible for coaching a Defensive position (Defensive Line preferred). The position will also require on and off campus recruiting and other duties assigned by the head coach.  This is a 10-month position which will pay $7,000; No Housing Included. Qualifications must include but not limited to: 4 year College degree and experience with editing software. Please send resume and references to <> No phone calls.

Rockford College: located in Rockford, Illinois an NCAA Division III institution in the Northern Athletics Conference is seeking a graduate assistant in football.  Primary responsibilities are to assist the head coach in all facets of the program. Position includes stipend, room, board and full tuition waiver.  Previous participation or coaching (Quarterbacks/Receivers) at the collegiate level is preferred.  Experience with DSV editing system/strength and conditioning a plus. Acceptance into graduate school at Rockford College is required (Masters in Teaching or MBA).   Start date is August 1, 2009.  Send or e-mail cover letter, current resume and three (3) letters of recommendation to: Randy Schrader, Head Football Coach, Rockford College 5050 East State Street Rockford, IL 61108 <>  

The Scoop | HS Scoop