Sunday November 8, 2009
Cleveland Browns: The Browns are planning to talk with Mike Holmgren about running the team. The Browns are likely to offer Holmgren a position that is similar to Bill Parcells' job with the Dolphins.
Saturday November 8, 2009
Missouri State: We hear there is an assistant coaching position open.
Friday November 7, 2009
Florida: Urban Meyer has been fined $30,000 by the SEC for comments made regarding SEC officials earlier in the week.
Furman: Head coach Bobby Lamb says a change at Furman is possible. "It's possible," Lamb said. "I guess nothing would surprise me. They might decide to go in another direction. It's a possibility, I realize that, but I have to try to get this team ready to play."
"We never talk about the future of any of our coaches in season," said Furman athletic director Gary Clark, "but the trend isn't what Bobby wants it to be and it's not what any of us wanted, that should be obvious.
"I can only tell you we aren't making any judgments about anything right now," he said. "We will do what we always do -- evaluate things at the end of the season."
Thursday November 5, 2009
Colorado State: Offensive coordinator / wide receivers coach Greg Peterson has been reassigned to serve only as recruiting coordinator. Head coach Steve Fairchild will now coach the receivers. Fairchild has called the plays all season.
Amarillo Dusters (IFL): Jon Lyles was named head coach this afternoon.
Strength Scoop: Plenty of spring semester internships opening up. Check the Strength Scoop to see several programs that are hiring.
Wednesday November 4, 2009
Northern State University: Head Football Coach position open. Northern State University is accepting applications for Head Football Coach. Bachelor's degree required. The successful applicant will be responsible for the organization and administration of all facets of a successful NCAA Division II football program, as well as supervising the indoor athletic facility. Qualified candidates will possess a successful coaching record, and a commitment to the philosophy of NCAA Division II athletics and the academic welfare of the student-athletes. Review of applicants will begin 11-23-2009. Position is open until filled with a January 1, 2010 start date. For more information regarding this position, and to apply, visit: https://yourfuture.sdbor.edu. Click on Northern State University in the Quick Search section. The system will guide you through the electronic application form. Finalists may be subject to a background investigation. Any offer of employment is contingent upon a review of the results of the background investigation by the Human Resources office. AA/EOE
Cleveland Browns: Peter King reports the Browns owe over $20 million to former coaches and GM's. Former head coach Romeo Crennel is under contract through 2011. Former GM Phil Savage is under contract through 2012. With the firing of GM George Kokinis, the Browns now owe over $20 to former coaches, assistant coaches, and front office personnel.
Sioux City Bandits (IFL): Tommie Williams has been named head coach. Williams previously served as offensive coordinator / special teams coach with the Omaha Beef (IFL). Williams also introduced his coaching staff, all of whom worked for the Beef last year. Mike Bonner will serve as wide receiver/offensive assistant coach while Albert Brown will be the defensive back coach, Darren Sindelar will be a defensive assistant and Keith Workman will be special teams coordinator.