Wednesday May 6, 2009 (Update 2)

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Midwestern State University:  Located in Wichita Falls, TX is a NCAA Division II University in the Lone Star Conference is seeking qualified applicants for a restricted earnings position coaching an offensive skill position (QB, RB or WR).  Position includes coaching, administrative duties assigned by the Head Coach and Offensive Coordinator.  Knowledge of Webb Video Editing System preferred. Coaching or playing experience at NCAA Div. I, Div. I-AA or Div. II preferred.  Bachelors degree required.  Salary includes a stipend and a tuition benefit.  Please fax (940) 613-0187 or email a cover letter, resume and 3 references to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. and carbon copy Head Coach Bill Maskill This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. and Offensive Coordinator Dean Norsworthy This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

Norwich University: a small private military college and a Division 3 member of the Eastern Collegiate Football Conference invites applications for position of Offensive Assistant - Wide Receivers. This is a full time job which includes medical and dental benefits. Interested candidates should fax(802) 485-2234 or e-mail cover letter and resume to either Head Coach Shawn McIntyre This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or Offensive Coordinator John Rhoades This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
Wednesday May 6, 2009

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Indianapolis Colts: There is a report that veteran offensive line coach Howard Mudd has decided to retire.  Mudd is apparently opting to retire after the team recently changed its pension plan.  In March, league owners voted to allow teams to opt out of the league-run pension plan.

Texas College: Athletic director Rickey Carson will take over as the new head football coach at Texas College.  Carson began serving as AD in February at Texas College.  His coaching career includes stops at Paul Quinn, Alcorn State, Arkansas-Pine Bluff, Norfolk State, and Mississippi Valley State.

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Tuesday May 5, 2009 (Update 2)

Anna Maria College: Former Olivet College offensive line coach Bob Frey has joined the staff as offensive coordinator. 

Texas College: Officials have surprisingly decided not to renew the contract of head coach Jay Brown.  Texas College is without any coaches at this point as 3 assistant accepted other positions within the past month. 


Allegheny College: a rigorous selective liberal arts college and NCAA Division 3 member of the North Coast Athletic Conference invites applications for the position of Assistant Football Coach (offense).  This is a ten-month, intern position with a competitive salary.  Bachelor's degree required; Masters Degree preferred. Duties and responsibilities include, but are not limited to: Assist the head coach with the organization and direction of the offensive skill positions of the NCAA Division III football program. Specific responsibilities include identification and on the road recruitment of athletically and academically qualified student-athletes; regular practice sessions and game preparation; and assisting with the management of equipment, team travel, program budgets, public/alumni relations and promoting the philosophy and objectives of the intercollegiate athletics program. The successful candidate must possess and will demonstrate excellent communication and organizational skills, good work ethic and self-motivation, the ability and willingness to be a positive role model, department member and representative of the College. Two years of coaching experience required.  Additional duty such as event management, intramural or club sport supervision will be assigned by Athletic Director. Allegheny College is a Carnegie I national liberal arts college that ranks among the top 7% of all institutions in the production of future Ph.D.'s, business leaders and other professionals.  The College is located in Northwest Pennsylvania, north of Pittsburgh.  Its picturesque location is ideal for outdoor recreation, with eight freshwater lakes, ski areas and recreational opportunities all within easy reach. Anticipated start date for this position is July 13, 2009.  Please submit a letter of application, professional resume, one page coaching philosophy and three references to the Office of Human Resources, Allegheny College, 520 N. Main Street, Meadville, PA  16335. Allegheny College is an Equal Opportunity Employer Visit the Allegheny College Web Site at www.allegheny.edu 

Tuesday May 5, 2009

Colorado: Defensive quality control Ashley Ambrose has been promoted to interim wide receivers coach in order to get on the road recruiting during the spring recruiting period.  At this point, it is unclear whether Ambrose will take over as full time wide receivers coach. 

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West Hills Community College: Located in Coalinga, California in the Central Valley region of the state.  The football program has one opening for a part-time offensive line coach/asst. resident hall advisor or a defensive backs coach/asst. resident hall advisor.  The job pays a $5,000 stipend with housing and meals. The assistant coach will help with game planning, coordinate video needs for the staff and assist in recruiting.  Interested candidates should email a cover letter and resume to Head Football Coach, Cal Tincher at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
Monday May 4, 2009 (Update 2)

Hofstra: We hear Boston College video GA Doug Goodwin has joined the Hoftra staff as assistant defensive line coach.  He is the second GA to get hired at Hofstra this off season.  On April 5th, we were the first to report that Marshall offensive GA Phil Armatas had been hired as tight ends coach.

Orlando (UFL): We hear Jim Haslett will include the following on his new staff in Orlando: Jay Gruden will serve as OC (former Orlando Predators head coach), Bill Bradley will serve as defensive backs coach (veteran coach, former Baylor DC, NFL journeyman), Chuck Bresnahan will serve as linebackers coach (former Bengals DC), Carl Hairston will serve as defensive line coach (former Green Bay defensive ends coach), Al Roberts will serve as special teams / tight ends coach (former St. Louis Rams special teams coach), Ricky Porter will serve as administrative assistant(former New Orleans Saints director of player development 2007), Bill Laveroni will coach the offensive line (former Seattle Seahawks offensive line).


Morehead State University: Located in Morehead, Kentucky and is a member of the Pioneer Football League has an IMMEDIATE opening for an  offensive Graduate Assistant.  Position includes coaching, recruiting,  and administrative duties assigned by Head Coach and Offensive Coordinator.  Offensive Line playing experience required and video editing experience preferred.  Candidate must successfully pass the GRE exam and be admitted into graduate school at Morehead State University.  Please e-mail resume, cover letter and references to Gary Dunn at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..  No phone calls. 
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