Thursday July 22, 2009
Coaches Quick Hits

Tiffin University: Joe Nordin has joined the staff as a GA.

Edinboro: Matt Gillette has accepted the offensive line job.  This is Gillette's second stint at Edinboro.

Bucknell: Former Iona defensive coordinator, Ed Lynett, will coach the safeties at Bucknell.

Northern Arizona: Linebackers coach Andy Thompson will indeed serve as the defensive coordinator this season.  Thompson was promoted to interim defensive coordinator after Corey Batoon accepted the safeties job at Arkansas State.  Also, former UNLV defensive graduate assistant, Andy LaRussa, is now coaching the defensive backs. 

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Pace University: Former El Camino College tight ends / wide receivers coach, Mike Corona, will coach the wide receivers at Pace University this fall.

United States Merchant Marine Academy: Dave Tatti will coach the inside linebackers and Keith Runne will coach the outside linebackers this season.

University of St. Francis (IL): Former Eastern Illinois student assistant, Matt Jones, has accepted the tight ends job under head coach Mike Uremovich at University of St. Francis.

Wesleyan (WV): Former Wesleyan head coach Bill Stuble has accepted the head coaching job at Buckhannon Upshur HS.

2 Video Coordinator Jobs are open: See below


Gardner-Webb University: (NCAA DIV. 1 FCS)  Immediate opening for Video Coordinator. Qualifications:  Applicants should have bachelor's degree; football experience, either playing or coaching at the college level is preferred.  Additionally, extensive computer skills, knowledge of video editing equipment (Webb Electronics Editing System), and the ability to breakdown game film is necessary.  Job requirements will include all areas of video and film exchange as well as responsibilities for film breakdown, scouting reports, editing and other duties as assigned.  The applicant must have a strong commitment to work within the Christian mission and purpose of Gardner-Webb University. Please forward cover letter, resume and references to Gardner-Webb University, Attention: Ian Cooper, Football Center, P.O. Box 877, Boiling Springs, NC 28017; or to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.  -  Fax #:  (704) 406-3934. 

Lambuth University: in Jackson, TN is looking to fill a video coordinator/assistant coach position.  This job carries with it a seasonal stipend, free housing as a Resident Director, and meals.  If you are interested in the position please call or email Coach David Carter - 731.425.3263 or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.. If you want to fax your resume in fax it to 731.988.4625. 

United States Merchant Marine Academy:  Assistant Football Coach. Intern position/DB Coach - Assist the Head Coach in all phases of the Football Program including coaching your own position, scouting, recruitment of student-athletes, and other duties/sport to be assigned. USMMA is one of the five Federal Academies. Qualifications: Demonstrated ability to coach Defensive Backs successfully at the college level and the ability to support the mission of the academic, regimental and athletic excellence of USMMA.  Room and board and a modest stipend are included.  More information about the Academy can be found at http://www.usmma.edu <http://www.usmma.edu/> .  USMMA is an equal opportunity, affirmative action employer.  Please send all resumes and references to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..">This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..
Wednesday July 21, 2009

Arizona St.:  FootballScoop has just learned that ASU has made some changes.  Alex Hammel is the new Def. GA and Pablo Cano is the new recruiting GA.  Derek Stamnos is the new football management intern.

San Francisco (UFL):  We hear that Trent Bray is Dennis Green's new LB's coach.  Bray was a GA at Arizona St.

Notre Dame: FootballScoop has learned that Notre Dame offensive intern, David Hanna, will participate in the Bill Walsh NFL Minority Coaches Internship with the Denver Broncos organization.  Hanna will be with the Broncos during training camp working with offensive coordinator Mike McCoy and special teams coordinator Mike Priefer.

South Florida: Former USF safety, J.R. Reed, will take over a defensive GA as long as he doesn't latch on with an NFL organization.  Reed is currently as unsigned free agent.


Albright College: An NCAA Division III institution and a member of the highly competitive Middle Atlantic Conference (MAC), is seeking a highly motivated individual for the position of Intern Assistant Football Coach/ Video Coordinator (Defense: OLB, ILB or DBs). Qualifications: Bachelors degree required with successful football playing and/or coaching experience, strong professional/interpersonal communication skills and organizational efficiency, outstanding character and leadership qualities a must.  The successful applicant should also possess strong computer skills and a working knowledge of Microsoft Word, Excel, Power-point, and Access software. Some experience with DV-Sport digital editing system is a plus. Duties include coaching your own position; plan, organize, and instruct positional meetings and drills; contribute to defensive game plan; recruit your own territory and attract top quality student-athletes to attend Albright College. Administrative duties include: game week organizational tasks, including; film breakdown, opponent scouting, self-scouting, tendency reports, video cut-ups, scouting reports, assist S&C coach with weight room, oversee and counsel players on academic and social issues, and other duties as assigned by the Head Football Coach. Compensation includes a $3,000 annual stipend paid over a 10 month contract, free off-campus housing, free meal plan in campus dining hall. No health benefits are included with this position. How to apply: Email resume and cover letter along with names and phone numbers of 3 professional references to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or mail to: John Marzka, Head Football Coach, Albright College, Thirteenth & Bern Streets, P.O. Box 15234, Reading, PA 19612-5234. No phone calls please. Applications will be reviewed immediately and accepted until the position is filled. Albright College is an Affirmative Action, Equal Opportunity Employer and is actively committed to diversity within its community. In pursuit of that, we actively encourage diversity among applicants for this position.

Coaches: A special thanks to all the coaches that visited with us at the Texas HS Coaches Convention throughout the day on Monday and Tuesday in Austin, TX.  We appreciate all your feedback.
Tuesday July 20, 2009

Wagner College: Former South Florida wide receiver, Marcus Edwards, has joined the Wagner staff as the wide receivers coach.

Independence Community College: has a full time position available to be filled immediately. Send all information to Lamar James, Head Football Coach at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.. No Phone Calls please.
Tuesday July 20, 2009
Coaches Quick Hits

Iowa Western CC: We hear former Drake University running back, Willie Cashmore, has joined the staff as running backs coach.

Troy: As we reported a few weeks ago, head coach Larry Blakeney has announced the hiring of former Faulkner head coach Jim Nichols.  Nichols will serve as a quality control coach for the Trojans, with an emphasis on special teams.

Maine Maritime Academy: (MMA) is an 800 student, public, fully accredited four-year college located in the small coastal village of Castine, Maine. The college is one of six state-supported Maritime Colleges in the United States. MMA is a college of engineering, transportation, management, ocean sciences and international business. Maine Maritime Academy currently seeks to fill the following positions: FOOTBALL INTERNS (2) Qualifications include: college graduate with college playing and/or coaching experience. Stipend position including room and board beginning August 1, 2009. Interested persons should send a letter of application, resume, and copies of all applicable certifications, transcripts, and/or licenses, and a list of at least three professional references to: Director of Personnel Administration ~ Box C - 3 ~ Castine, ME 04420 An original, Maine Maritime Academy application must be submitted to the MMA Human Resources Office, prior to consideration by a supervisor or selection committee. For an online application form, go to http://www.mma.eduunder jobs@mma. MMA is an EOE. Women and minorities are particularly encouraged to apply.
Monday July 20, 2009

Tulane: Our sources have just told us that Tulane is looking for a defensive GA.

Portland State: FootballScoop has confirmed that UNC grad assistant, Brad Davis, has accepted a full-time position at Portland State.

Southeastern Louisiana: Defensive graduate assistant Tra Boger has accepted a position on the Southeastern Louisiana staff.  We hear Boger will be coaching either the corners or safeties.

Iowa: Kirk Ferentz has signed a new 7-year contract that runs through the 2015 season.


Southern Oregon University (Ashland, OR) : has a part-time WR job available to be filled immediately.  Preferably, candidates should have college coaching or graduate assistant experience.  Experience coaching WR's a plus.  Please send resume and e-mails to Coach Jake Olsen at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
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