|Monday August 12, 2013||presented by:|
Former Utah defensive backs coach Aaron Alford passed away this morning. Please keep his family in your prayers.
Winnipeg Blue Bombers (CFL): Former Hamilton Tiger-Cats head coach Marcel Bellefeuille has been added to Winnipeg's offensive staff according to TSN.
Cincinnati: Acording to Cincinnati.com, offensive coordinator Eddie Gran will take home $305,128, defensive coordinator Art Kaufman will earn $309,487, and associate head coach Robert Prunty will make $261,538. Overall the staff will make nearly $2 million, compared to $1.85 million last year under former head coach Butch Jones.
Tennessee State: Sources tell us that Bill Khayat is rejoining the staff as tight ends coach. Khayat previously served on staff back in 2003.
Georgia Southern: Sources tell us that the off the field staff has been completed. Cliff Yoshida (who had previously coached the defensive line for the Eagles) will shift into a player personnel role. Former UFL exectutive Dynamite Kuhn will serve as the executive assistant to the head coach, Kassi Lee will serve as director of football ops. Chris Ball (formerly of Georgia State) will serve as video coordinator.
Winston Salem State: Former North Carolina Central offensive line coach Jamar Harp is now serving as a defensive assistant at Winston Salem State.
Southwest Minnesota State: Offensive line coach Jeremy Darveau has been promoted from run game coordinator to offensive coordinator and defensive coordinator Christian Guenther has taken over the recruiting coordinator responsibilities.
Sunday August 11, 2013
Winnipeg Blue Bombers: After a 1-5 start to the season, the organization has fired general manager Joe Mack and president / CEO Garth Buchko.
Saturday August 10, 2013
The College of New Jersey (D-III): The College of New Jersey seeks local applicants for several part-time assistant positions. Small stipend, begins within a few days. Positions available on either side of the ball. Please email resume and references ASAP to Wayne Dickens, Interim Head Coach at firstname.lastname@example.org. Please, no phone calls.
Waldorf (NAIA - IA): Head coach Kent Anderson has finalized his staff with the following guys; Elzie Anderson (defensive coordinator / associate head coach), Henry Stone (co-offensive coordinator / quarterbacks and recruiting coordinator), Recardo Wright (linebackers), David Simmons (defensive backs), Stewart Rickert (defensive line and defensive quality control), Brandon McBride (running backs and offensive quality control), Nick Larios (offensive grad assistant), and Estrus Crayton (receivers).
|Friday August 9, 2013||presented by:|
Juniata (D-III - PA): Sources tell us that former Bethany College grad assistant Kevin Waters is now coaching the linebackers at Juniata College.
Central Washington (D-II): Central Washington has announced that they've released head coach Blaine Bennett from his contract. Longtime assistant coach John Picha, who most recently has coached the linebackers and served as recruiting coordinator, will serve as interim head coach for the season. A national search will begin in the fall.
Louisiana Lafayette: Mark Hudspeth has tweaked his defensive staff's duties. David Saunders (who previously worked with the corners) will now coach the outside linebackers and longtime ULL assistant Tim Rebowe (who worked with the safeties last year) will now coach the secondary and have some assistance from defensive grad assistant Tommy Rybacki.
St. Thomas (D-III -MN): Sources tell us that Hudson HS (WI) defensive backs coach Jamison Bolt has been hired to coach the corners.
Auburn: Offensive line coach JB Grimes underwent a medical procedure Wednesday and is recovering and is currently feeling much better, even observing yesterday's morning practice.
Pitt: Paul Chryst announced a few moves within the staff today. Running backs coach Desmond Robinson is moving off the field to director of player personnel. Offensive coordinator Joe Rudolph will now also coach the running backs. Offensive grad assistant Mickey Turner will take over Rudolph's role working with the tight ends. Dann Kabala's new title is recruiting coordinator.
Duquesne (FCS - PA): Former Arizona Cardinals linebackers coach Matt Raich has been hired to the same post at Duquesne.
Butte College (CC - CA): Head coach Jeff Jordan has added former Butte College quarterback Jon Hays as an assistant quarterback coach, and has also hired Kevin York (former head coach at Durham HS) and Wally Funk (former offensive coordinator at West Valley HS). York will work with the offensive line and tight ends and Funk will coach the running backs and handle some of the special teams duties.
Savannah State: Former assistant head coach Eddie Johnson has been hired as offensive coordinator at Ridgeland-Hardeeville HS (SC).
Mansfield University (Sprint - PA): Mansfield University is looking for a wide receiver or tight end coach. Preference will be given to applicants who have computer skills and working knowledge of HUDL. This is a temporary position that runs from August 12th until the end of the season. A stipend and housing are provided. All interested applicants please click on this link and complete the application process.
Albright College (D-III - PA): Albright College is looking to pick up a scrimmage during fall camp. The dates we're considering are; Saturday August 31 (after 4:30pm), Thursday August 29 (6pm), Tuesday August 27 (5pm), Friday August 23 (between 9am and 2pm). We are looking for teams located in the East or Northeast region (Albright is located in Reading, PA). Interested candidates can email assistant coach Ryan Jirgl at email@example.com.
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Kentucky Christian (NAIA): Kentucky Christian University has an immediate opening for an Outside Linebacker Coach. KCU is a private Christian school that plays in the Mid-South Conference. Applicant must possess knowledge in linebacker skills and be willing to learn. Preference will be given to applicants who have computer skills and a working knowledge of HUDL. Applicant must possess skills to coach and mentor young Christian men. Compensation includes room and board and a small stipend. This position runs through the football season. Send resume to firstname.lastname@example.org.
|Thursday August 8, 2013||presented by:|
Georgia Tech: Sources tell us former Auburn and Texas Tech assistant athletic director Andy Lutz will join the Georgia Tech staff as assistant director of operations.
The Breakdown: A quick summary of the day's news.
Dartmouth: Dartmouth is looking for a video coordinator with experience with DVSport and with highlight making capabilities. Interested candidates can forward their resume, cover letter, and references to email@example.com.
Wake Forest: Jim Grobe has decided to shift some of the staff responsibilities around. Steed Lobotzke will oversee the running backs an, fullbacks and tight ends, and associate head coach Billy Mitchell will handle the "kicking aspect of special teams". On the defensive side of the ball, Brian Knorr is coaching the outside linebackers and serving as defensive coordinator, Derrick Jackson will handle the secondary, and Warren Belin will coach the inside linebackers.
Sacramento State: Sacramento State is looking for a video coordinator. Local applicants are encouraged to apply and start date is ASAP (salary negotiable, no benefits). Qualifications: Must possess current working knowledge of HUDL/DSV , including Game Analysis, self and opponent breakdowns, post-game workflow including the upload of video to iPads, organizing of self and opponent video as well as archive footage, ability to set up video operations at remote destinations. These include, but are not limited to in-season road destinations, assist in the production of highlight videos used for motivational and instructional purposes, Assist in hiring and supervision of student staff and graduate assistants. Interested candidates can email resumes to DFO Jeff Shuman at firstname.lastname@example.org. No phone calls please.
Colorado: Newly-hired athletics director Rick George will earn CU's highest-ever salary for an administrator - $700,000 per year, according to the Denver Post. George is also eligible for up to $8.5 million in bonuses over the life of the contract but, as the Post notes, that would require the Buffaloes to win back-to-back football national championships.
Southwest Baptist (D-II - MO): Jeff Finnell, who previously coached the running backs at Southwest Baptist, has been named wide receivers coach / passing game coordinator / special teams coordinator at Grants HS (NM).
Santa Barbara City College (JC - CA): Former San Jose State running back Sheldon Canley has been named running backs coach at Santa Barbara City College.