Monday July 28, 2014
Montana Tech head coach Chuck Morrell lost his father, and longtime South Dakota high school head coach, Russ Morrell over the weekend. Please keep the family in your prayers. Russ retired as the fifth winningest head coach in South Dakota high school history.
FootballScoop is proud to announce the finalists for the 2014 Video of the Year award in the FBS and non-FBS divisions. Thank you to all who participated, and congratulations to our 11 finalists.
Fox Sports: Former Notre Dame and NFL quarterback Brady Quinn has joined the network as an analyst, according to Richard Deitsch of SI.com. Quinn will work select games alongside play-by-play man Tim Brando.
Knox College (D-III - IL): Assistant coach Kevin Krausz has left the staff to take the head job at Staunton (IL) High School.
Waldorf (NAIA - IA): Kent Anderson has completed his staff with the hirings of former Bethune Cookman and Norfolk State offensive coordinator Kirk Mastromatteo (RBs), Dontavious Smith (WRs), Kendall Lacey (DBs), Raphael Johnson (LBs), Jason Gabrielle (DFO).
Dartmouth: Dartmouth has an opening for the position of offensive quality control. If interested please send cover letter and resume to Joey McIntyre at .
Western New England (D-III - MA): Benedictine (D-III - IL) assistant defensive backs coach JT Zimmerman has been hired as a defensive grad assistant working with the defensive backs, and Max Beal has been brought on staff as an offensive line intern.
Sul Ross State (D-III - TX): Sul Ross State is accepting applications for one offensive grad assistant position (RB or TE) and one defense grad assistant spot (preference given to those with DL experience). The GAs will receive monthly stipend and in-state tuition rates. (Housing is not included) Please send letter of interest, resume and 3 professional references to
Sky Coach: Sky Coach allows for instant viewing of pictures of formations and videos of plays on the sidelines during a football game. Filming from an iPhone and transmitting directly to an iPad on the field ensures that coaches receive the sorted and tagged data as quickly as possible. This takes only one additional person. With simple software, anyone can learn to film. Learn more here.
Southern Miss: Per source, Meridian HS (MS) defensive backs coach Kevin Roberts has accepted the player personnel / recruiting intern position.
San Bernardino Valley College (JC - CA): San Bernardino Valley College is looking for a Running Back and a Tight End Coach. There is a $4,500.00 stipend. Please contact John Shipp at 714-745-1628 if interested.
Morehead State: Former quarterback Zach Lewis has joined the staff and will coach the receivers, per source.
Reinhardt University (NAIA - GA): Former Hampden-Sydney College (D-III) defensive line coach Jada Brown has been hired as the new assistant recruiting coordinator / tight ends coach.
Sunday July 27, 2014
Saint Francis (NAIA - IL): Saint Francis is looking for a DB or LB coach. This is a restricted earnings position $5,000 stipend with some meals. NO housing available. Please email Head Coach Joe Curry with resume and references at .
Saturday July 26, 2014
LaGrange College (D-III - GA): South Point (OH) High School offensive coordinator Chris Napier will take over as running backs coach at LaGrange, per source.
Franklin College (D-III - IN): Per source, Brian Harbin has been promoted to defensive coordinator and Mel Mills has been hired as defensive line coach.
Arkansas Baptist College (JC): Arkansas Baptist College is seeking a scrimmage on August 14. Please contact director of football operations Lance Flint at .
Friday July 25, 2014
Detroit Lions: The Lions have announced Central Michigan defensive backs coach Archie Collins, Florida A&M offensive coordinator/quarterbacks coach Quinn Gray, Montana co-offensive coordinator/quarterbacks coach Kefense Hynson, and Anacosita High School (Washington, D.C.) head coach Cato June - who won a Super Bowl with the Colts under Jim Caldwell - have joined the staff as Bill Walsh Minority Fellowship Interns.
New Orleans Saints: Nicholls State (FCS - LA) linebacker coach Charles Boyd, as well as Parisi Speed School program director and former NFL defensive back Kerry Joseph are participating in the Bill Walsh Minority Fellowship program with the Saints.
Misericordia (D-III - PA): Misericordia University invites applications for a graduate assistant of football (RBs). The primary responsibility will be to assist the head coach in all facets of the program, including the recruitment of quality student-athletes, organization and planning of practices, game preparation, administrative duties, scouting and monitoring of student-athlete academic progress. A Bachelor's degree with a GPA of 3.0 or higher is required. Previous participation and/or coaching experience are preferred. Preference will be given to applicants who can coach running backs. This position includes eighteen (18) credits of graduate level classes (per year), a generous stipend, and a meal plan. This 10 month appointment is renewable for a maximum of two years. For consideration, please apply online through this link with a cover letter, resume, and references.
MacMurray (D-III - IL): MacMurray College invites applications for a WR or RB intern assistant coach. Responsibilities include: coaching your own position, recruiting, assisting with video (HUDL experience is a plus), and equipment. Qualifications include: Bachelor’s degree, playing and/or coaching experience, excellent communication skills. On-campus housing and meals will be provided but there is no stipend for this position. Candidates must demonstrate a passion to coach and mentor young men, understand appropriate teaching methods, and cooperate well within a coaching staff. Please send a resume and three references to Coach Douglas at .
Stevenson (D-III - MD): Defensive coordinator Ed Sweeney has decided to retire after 42 years in the coaching profession.
Mary Hardin-Baylor (D-III - TX): Nathaniel Hogge has joined the staff as running backs coach and will assist offensive coordinator Pete Fredenburg with game-planning, the school has announced.
Chuck Martin is selling recruits a good old fashioned ass-kicking
Point University (NAIA - GA): Head coach David Rocker has announced the following staff additions; former Butler HS defensive coordinator David Rocker (DBs), Lantorrance Rudd (RBs), Wane Parnell (offensive quality control), and former Point defensive back Demetrius Rudd (defensive quality control).
Thursday July 24, 2014
Edinboro (D-II - PA): Per source, former Arizona Cardinals passing game coordinator/wide receivers coach and Montreal Alouettes assistant head coach/offensive coordinator/quarterbacks coach Mike Miller is the new offensive coordinator at Edinboro.
Central Methodist (NAIA - MO): Central Methodist University is seeking candidates for a restricted earnings assistant (WR or OL). The restricted earnings position will also include a resident hall director responsibility. Housing, meals, a graduate school tuition waiver and a stipend are included. The successful candidate will have responsibilities of, but not limited to: position coaching, recruiting assignments, video breakdown (Hudl), equipment, and office duties. Candidates must have coaching/playing experience, exposure to Hudl video editing, willingness to adhere to program expectations, a strong work ethic and must meet the admissions qualifications for the graduate program. Please email letter of interest and resume to head coach Jody Ford via email at .
Holmes CC (MS): Matt Wannebo is joining the staff and will coach the receivers and running backs, per source. Wannebo previously coached the defensive backs at Jacksonville State.
Mendocino College (JC - CA): Running backs coach Matthew Schaffert has been promoted to offensive coordinator and quarterbacks coach.
CoachComm: CoachComm is seeking a regional sales manager to cover the states of Ohio, Michigan, West Virginia and Indiana. Candidate will be responsible for selling of the CoachComm Headset product line as well as practice management and sound systems. Customer base includes D2, D3 NAIA, JUCO and High Schools. Ideal candidate will have coaching and sales experience as well as recruiting background in these markets. Extensive overnight travel required, serious inquiries only. Please send resume to
Millersville (D-II - PA): Former running backs coach Jonathan Ramos has accepted an assistant strength and conditioning job with the Towson strength staff.
Lindenwood (D-II - MO): Lindenwood is looking to hire an offensive grad assistant coach. Preferable experience coaching or playing offensive line. The job includes coaching a position, recruiting, use of digital editing system, and other administrative duties as assigned by the head coach and coordinator. Entrance into Graduate school requires a 3.0 cumulative undergraduate GPA. The position will begin immediately. Compensation includes combination of stipend and classes. Candidates should email resume to .
Mendocino College (JC - CA): Per source, Belhaven University (NAIA - MS) special teams coordinator / defensive line coach Roy Thompson has been hired as the defensive coordinator.
Missouri Valley (NAIA): Per source, David McGarvey has been hired to be the running backs coach at Missouri Valley College.
ESPN: Mack Brown will join ABC's studio coverage alongside John Saunders and Danny Kanell, while Butch Davis will join ESPN2's studio coverage according to Paul Myerberg of USA Today.
Fox Sports: Dave Wannstedt will join Fox Sports and Big Ten Network as a football analyst. He will join the Fox studio crew and co-host a weekly preview show on BTN.
Mercyhurst (D-II - PA): Former Pittsburgh player and Tampa Bay Buccaneers quality control assistant Andrew Janocko has been hired as the quarterbacks coach at Mercyhurst, according to GoErie.com. Janocko joined the Lycoming (D-III - PA) staff as quarterbacks coach in April.
West Georgia (D-II): Lindsey Wilson (NAIA - KY) defensive grad assistant/outside linebackers coach Rod Ojong has accepted a defensive grad assistant position on Will Hall's staff at West Georgia.
Hanover (D-III - IN): Hanover College is no longer accepting resumes for the open defensive backs position. Thanks for the overwhelming interest in the opening.
Lindsey Wilson (NAIA - KY): Lindsey Wilson College is accepting applications for a restricted earnings assistant coach. Position is flexible (running backs, defensive backs, or linebackers). Responsibilities include on field coaching, recruiting, video editing, assisting with the strength and conditioning program, and other duties within the football program. Compensation includes housing, meals, and a $6,000 stipend. To apply, submit a letter of interest, resume, and contact information for 3 professional references to head coach Chris Oliver via email at .
Wisconsin-River Falls (D-III): UW-River Falls seeks an assistant football / assistant track coach. Candidate needs to have experience coaching throwers in Track. This is a full year paid position between $10,000-$15,000. There are no housing, meals, or benefits included. Interested candidates should email cover letter and resume to head coach Matt Walker at . No phone calls please.
Formationing the Shotgun Buck Sweep: Gus Malzahn may have left the Shiloh Christian (AR) program over a decade ago, but the blueprint of his offense, the Shotgun Buck Sweep, still remains. Malzahn's former QB and now Shiloh Christian Head Coach Josh Floyd, reveals exclusively to X&O Labs how formationing the Buck Sweep package has produced four state championships in the last ten years. This Clinic Report includes game film. Read coach Floyd's Clinic Report here.
MIT (D-III - MA): MIT is seeking a part time volunteer quality control / video assistant for the upcoming 2014 season. Must be available Tuesday and Wednesday evenings, and game day. Local applicants encouraged to apply. Interested candidates should contact Running Backs Coach and Video Coordinator Steve Brennan at . No phone calls, please.
Northwestern: Northwestern has an immediate opening in their video depart for a paid intern. See full details here.