Wednesday July 16, 2008

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The Citadel: Former Alabama defensive back, Gerald Dixon, has been hired as defensive quality control at The Citadel.  Dixon coached last season at Coral Park High School in Miami, FL.

Lane College: Head coach Dearrion Snead and assistant coach Leon Gray Jr. will not return to the staff.  The vice president of institutional advancement for Lane College claims the coaches will not return due to a "deliberate alteration" of a student transfer document.  The information was changed regarding whether a "prospective transfer student was under any type of disciplinary probation."  Trent Boykins has been promoted to head coach.

South Alabama: Head coach Joey Jones has hired former Southern Miss offensive line coach, Mitch Rodrigue.  Rodrique will continue to coach the offensive line at South Alabama.

Susquehanna: Nate Milne hired as offensive coordinator.  Milne was the offensive line coach at SUNY-Cortland.

West Virginia: George Shehl returns to his alma mater at West Virginia University as a defensive graduate assistant.  He previously served as a defensive graduate assistant at The Citadel. 


Eureka College: is accepting applications for a part-time defensive assistant football coach.  Compensation includes $5000 stipend and a room with a value of $5580 (taxable benefit) - no board.  Responsibilities include, but are not limited to: coaching assigned defensive position group, assisting with the football strength program, assisting in football operations, assigned recruiting territory, and video work.  Playing and/or previous coaching experience preferred.  Eureka College, located in Eureka, IL, is NCAA DIII, a member of the SLIAC conference and is an equal opportunity employer.  Please e-mail resume and a minimum of 3 references    

Humboldt State University: Arcata, CA - Seeks applicants for a restricted earnings position with either the Defensive backs or Linebackers. This is a 10 month position with video and recruiting responsibilities attached.  Salary will be discussed based upon experience. Humboldt State is a Div.II program which competes in the highly competitive Great Northwest Athletic Conference. Please email or fax information to Shay McClure at or Fax# 707-826-5446.
Tuesday July 15, 2008

Carroll University: Matt Buenning joins the staff at Carroll University and will coach the offensive line.  Buenning previously coached at Manchester College (IN) where he was the run game coordinator and offensive line coach.

Earlham College: As FootballScoop first reported, Nick Johnson has been named defensive coordinator.  Tom Dunham has been named offensive coordinator.  John DeCou will coach the defensive line.  Brent O'Brien will coach the defensive backs.  Matt Macy will coach the offensive line.

Elmhurt College: Former Western Michigan QB Tim Lester has been hired as the new head coach at Elmhurt College.  Lester coached the quarterbacks at Western Michigan in 2005 and 2006.  Last season, Lester was actually the defensive coordinator at North Central.

Rutgers: Former Ole Miss defensive back, B Brown, has just accepted a graduate assistant position at Rutgers.  In April, Rutgers hired former Ole Miss assistant Chris Rippon to coach the Scarlet Knight special teams.

San Diego State: Charlie Stansbury joins the staff as a graduate assistant.  Stansbury previously coached the offensive line at Santa Barbara City College.


Millikin University: Decatur, Il.- seeks applicants for a full time Assistant Football Coach. Millikin is a member institution of the College Conference of Illinois and Wisconsin. Responsibilities include, but are not limited to, position group responsibility[WR's or LB's], recruiting, assisting the head coach in all practice and game day preparation, and other duties as assigned by the Head Football Coach.  This position will include other duties as assigned by the Athletic Director.  Requirements - Candidates must have a minimum of a bachelor's degree with collegiate playing experience preferred.  Interested applicants should email a cover letter, resume, and references to Doug Neibuhr, Head Football Coach at   . Application review will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled.  Millikin University is an Equal Opportunity Employer. 

Northeastern Oklahoma A&M College: a Junior College in Miami OK which plays in the SWJCFC is accepting applications for an Offensive Graduate Assistant.  Responsibilities include, but are not limited to, coaching your own position, assisting in game planning, & working as a Resident Hall Supervisor. Secondary duties will include, Supervising weight room day-to-day activities and conduct periodic performance & strength testing, along with any other duties assigned by the Head Coach.  Candidates must have college experience either as a player or as a coach. The position will begin as soon as a qualified coach is found.  Submit a letter of application & resume along with three references to Coach Rhatigan Defensive Coordinator, via e-mail - Please no phone calls - NEO is an equal opportunity employer.

Southern Oregon University: located in Ashland, OR has two (2) Restricted Earnings / Part Time coaching positions available on Offense. Positions include RB's, WR's with Recruiting area of responsibility. Preference given to applicants with: Extensive Special Teams back round, DSV video back round and prior college coaching experience. Positions begin August 1st and will include Stipends, Housing or both.  NO meals, NO Benefits and NO School. Full time responsibility with part time pay.  Qualified and interested applicants please send Resume and reference materials to Jake Olsen at NO PHONE CALLS PLEASE. 

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 defensive coach/asst. resident hall advisor.  The job pays a $5,000 stipend with housing and meals. The defensive assistant 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


Westfield High School (Houston, TX): 5A powerhouse Westfield HS has a wide receivers job open.  $50,000 + depending on experience (extra stipend for Master's Degree).  Email resume to   
Monday July 13, 2008

Weekly Poll Result

           Which drill would you most like to see in person?

39%     9 on 7 middle drill at Virginia Tech with Coach Bud Foster
31%     Short yardage / GL Team at LSU with Coach Les Miles
20%     1 on 1 pass rush at Clemson with Coach Brad Scott and Coach Chris Rumph
10%     1 on 1 Board drill at Tennessee with Coach Phil Fulmer
Illinois College: There are several new additions to the staff at Illinois College.  Jason Martinez joins the staff as the defensive line coach.  Martinez spent last season as a graduate assistant at Bemidji State.  Caleb Barnes leaves Alma College to join the staff as defensive backs coach.  Richard Worsell hired as the offensive coordinator and wide receivers coach.  Worsell comes over from Millikin University.  Ronnie Patron hired as offensive line coach.  Patron spent last season at Doane College.  Also, Ray DeFrisco was promoted to defensive coordinator and linebackers coach.

LSU: There could be a late opening for a graduate assistant at LSU.  The Tigers have a current graduate assistant interviewing for a full-time job in Montana.


The Apprentice School (VA): is looking for a part-time offensive line coach. Located in Newport News, Va., the Apprentice School plays in the Atlantic Central Football Conference. Job includes a stipend, some meals and partial housing. Please e-mail resumes to or by fax to 757-688-3750.

University of Puget Sound (WA): Offensive assistant coach intern position at The University of Puget Sound in Tacoma, WA. Intern position with small stipend, no benefits and no housing. Start Date August 4, 2008. Call 253-879-3457 or email , only if interested in the position.

Simpson College (IA): In Indianola, IA is currently looking to fill a part-time position on the defensive side of the ball.  Interested applicants should contact Jim Glogowski at  


Warren Central High School (IN): Midwest powerhouse, Warren Central HS, has an opening for an offensive line coach.  There is a possibility for a teaching opening in special education. There is a possibility of a teacher's aid position.  Applicants may contact head coach John Hart at (317)869-4679 or <
Friday July 11, 2008

Carolina Panthers: John Peterson joins the scouting department with the Panthers.  Peterson has been a long time scout with the Seahawks.

Seattle Seahawks: Matt Berry hired as a scout.  Jason Barnes named pro personnel assistant.  Ed Dodds named midwest area scout.  Eric Stokes hired as west coach area scout.


The Citadel: in Charleston, SC has a Defensive Quality Control Position open.  The position is an on the field defensive coaching position that pays $10,000 with benefits.  Recruiting and other responsibilities to be determined once candidate is hired.  Qualifications:  Bachelor's degree required.  The candidate must possess a minimum of 2-3 years of college coaching experience; a thorough knowledge of NCAA rules and regulations; experience working with digital video systems (XOS preferred) and good computer skills is required.  Review of Applicants will begin immediately and continue until position is filled.  THE CITADEL is an Equal Opportunity Employer.   Looking to fill position immediately, must be able to move in a week.  Anyone interested should fax resume and at least three references to (843)708-7336 put to attention of Isaac Collins Defensive Coordinator.  PLEASE NO PHONE CALLS OR EMAILS!

Ellsworth College: in Iowa Falls, Iowa is accepting applications for Wide Receiver's Coach and or Running Back's Coach.  Compensation includes $2,700 stipend, Room and Board and possible hourly work during the week.  Bachelor's degree preferred.   Coaching or playing experience required.  This is a great job for a young coach looking to get into the profession.  Ellsworth is a member of the NJCAA and Midwest Football Conference.  Please email or fax information to Head Coach Mike Virden at fax 641-648-3128.

Wesley College (DE):  in Dover, DE has a graduate position open for a defensive assistant coach. Interested candidates should contact Mike Drass at 302-736-2363 or email at <mailto:>. 
Thursday July 10, 2008

Baldwin-Wallace College: Zach Fletcher has been hired as the new offensive coordinator.  Fletcher spent last season as the offensive coordinator/recruiting coordinator at Grinnell College. 

Ottawa University (KS): Josh Homolka has been hired as defensive coordinator at Ottawa University.  Homolka was the defensive coordinator last season at Dakota State University.


North Carolina Tech: has an immediate opening for a wide receivers coach.  Interested person must have knowledge of all formations and all phases of the passing game.  There is a stipend and room and board. Please send resumes to .

North Carolina Wesleyan College: Rocky Mount, NC - Has a full time defensive assistant opening starting August 1st, 2008. Duties will include: Assist coaching staff with day to day operations of the football program, position group responsibility (linebackers), scouting, recruiting area, game day duties, administrative tasks and other duties as assigned. Qualifications:  Bachelor's degree required.  The candidate must possess a minimum of 2-3 years of college coaching experience; a thorough knowledge of NCAA rules and regulations; experience with off-campus recruiting; experience working with digital video systems would be very beneficial.  Review of Applicants will begin immediately and continue until position is filled.  NC Wesleyan College is an Equal Opportunity Employer.  E-mail cover letter, resume, and three field related references to Head Football Coach Mark Henninger at .  NO PHONE CALLS.  NO FAXES.

Pace University: 3 limited earnings spots are open.  2 on Defense and 1 on Offensive.  Contact Mike Iezzi: HFC at 914-923-2489 or email him at

Southern Virginia University: has a stipend full-time coaching position open for a defensive backs coach. The pay is $3500 and room for work from July 28 - Nov. 15. There is no board associated with this position. The applicant will be prepared to coach the defensive secondary, have their own recruiting area, and work with football athletes academics and study hall. Interested applicants should email resume to or fax to 540-261-4244.


Southeast Prep Academy (Post Grad): There is an opening for an Offensive coordinator/QB coach.  This is position will be a stipend paid position. The ideal candidate will have experience in the zone offense and coaching QB's. If interested please send resumes attention Head football coach to

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