|Tuesday April 29, 2014
Oregon: Scott Frost has received a $30,000 raise and will make $400,000 in 2014 according to the Oregonian. Just to recap, Frost and offensive line coach Steve Greatwood ($385,000) each received raises and new contracts, while running backs coach Gary Campbell ($300,000), and tight ends / special teams coach Tom Osborne ($367,584) will earn the same salaries they did in 2013 with new contracts. The rest of the staff will make as follows; DL coach Ron Aiken ($500,000), DC Don Pellum ($400,000), DBs coach John Neal ($325,000), WR coach Matt Lubick ($325,000) and OLB coach Erik Chinader ($275,000).
How does Baylor game plan? Ask their GA's.
Boise State: Defensive grad assistant Kyle Ward has left the program to take a full-time job at West Mesquite HS (TX).
Louisiana College: Head coach Dennis Dunn has been named athletic director at Louisiana College. He will continue to serve as head football coach as well.
Central Florida: Interim defensive coordinator Tyson Summers has been named the Knights' full-time defensive coordinator.
Oklahoma State: Former defensive coordinator Bill Young is taking over the head coaching job at Yukon HS (OK), per Eddie Radosevich.
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West Valley College (CC - CA): West Valley College has decided to discontinue the football program. We understand that head coach Jim Winkler plans to remain on campus.
Muskingum (D-III - OH): Muskingum University is no longer accepting resumes for their two grad assistant positions. Thank you for the overwhelming interest in the positions.
College of Wooster (D-III - OH): Former Miami (OH) grad assistant Matt Mountjoy will be joining the Wooster staff and will coach the tight ends and running backs.
|Monday April 28, 2014
BYU: Per source, Wisconsin director of football operations Zach Nyborg will join the BYU staff in a similar capacity.
Take an inside look at the Baylor coaching staff through the eyes of their GAs.
UW-Platteville (D-III): University of Wisconsin Platteville is looking for a full time (with benefits) defensive line coach. Duties include coaching the defensive line in a 3-4 defense, Director of Football Operations, fund raising, camps, scouting, and developing community support. Also serve as Recruiting Coordinator for central Iowa and Des Moines for all sports. No phone calls or emails please. For complete job description and application process visit www.letsgopioneers.com.
DFO Spring Meeting: Reminder that the DFO Spring Meeting is next week. Full agenda is here... Link to reserve hotel room is here. We look forward to seeing everyone in attendance. No word yet as to whether the DFO Dance Off will be televised live or not.
Youngstown State (FCS): Former YSU assistant Mauro Monz has accepted the head coaching position at Carlynton HS (Pittsburgh, PA) and is looking to fill out his staff.
Texas A&M: Carthage HS (TX) offensive coordinator Chris Smith is joining the staff in a quality control role, per sources.
Salisbury (D-III - MD): Doug Fleetwood, who has been serving as head baseball coach as well as associate head coach-offense and recruiting coordinator for the football program, has announced that he will step down from the baseball post following this season to concentrate on his football duties.
Saturday April 26, 2014
Notable spring games on national television today: Michigan State (1 p.m. ET, BTN), UCLA (8 p.m. ET, Pac-12 Networks).
|Friday April 25, 2014
Green Bay Packers: Assistant offensive line coach Joel Hilgenberg has stepped down.
Southwest Minnesota State (D-II): Brian Fana, who has spent the past five seasons as the offensive coordinator at Upper Iowa (D-II), has been named run game coordinator / offensive line coach.
Sacramento State (FCS - CA): Per source, head coach Marshall Sperbeck is leaving the program. We are told that defensive coordinator Jody Sears will serve as interim head coach. Here's what we have right now. Will update...
Indiana: We hear that TCU defensive grad assistant Ryan McInerny has joined the staff as a defensive quality control. Also, former Valpo special teams coordinator / linebackers Kasey Teegardin has accepted a defensive grad assistant position.
A look at one of the top free agent coaches on the market: strength coach Jeff Fish
Jacksonville University: Per source, offensive grad assistant and assistant offensive line coach Spencer Hodges is now coaching the offensive line at IMG Academy (FL).
|Thursday April 24, 2014
Fresno State: Tim DeRuyter has received a contract extension taking him through the 2018 season. The extension will also double his base pay to $1.4 million, with the ability to earn up to $1.685 million through bonus' and incentives.
Coahoma Community College (MS): Head coach Karl Morgan has announced his coaching staff: Cedric Shell, offensive coordinator; William Kirksley, linebackers/recruiting coordinator; Chris Mattox, defensive backs; Devario Dorsey, offensive line; and Jason Morgan, wide receivers.
Arkansas Tech (D-II): Former West Georgia offensive coordinator Chase Harp has joined the staff in the same capacity. As we reported last month, former Texas Tech and Valdosta State staffer Paige Anders has joined the staff as safeties coach and recruiting coordinator. Additionally, head coach Raymond Monica has announced the promotion of assistants Kurt Corbin (defensive line) and Raleigh Jackson (linebackers) to co-defensive coordinator.
Indiana: Mike Pechac has been named director of player development and academic enhancement. He spent the past two seasons as the academic coordinator for Bowling Green football.
Webber International (NAIA - FL): Seton Hill (D-II - PA) defensive coordinator and former NFL player Roosevelt Williams has taken the defensive backs job at Webber International.
Buffalo Bills: The Bills have hired former Citadel corners coach Gerald Dixon as a pro scout.
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South Carolina: In addition to coaching the quarterbacks, G.A. Mangus has also been assigned the tight ends coaching duties.
Wisconsin Lutheran (D-III): After one season as head coach / defensive coordinator, Ben Murphy has decided to take a step down to focus on family obligations. Murphy plans to stay on staff as a part-time defensive assistant. A search to fill the head coaching job has begun.
Seattle Seahawks: Senior personnel executive Scot McCloughan has resigned in order to "tend to a family matter", per Jason La Canfora.