Friday July 23, 2009

Central Arkansas: New defensive line coach Dan Augustine will also carry the responsibility of special teams coordinator.  Augustine previously served on the staff at Jacksonville State.

Illinois: Head coach Ron Zook has agreed to a one-year contract extension through January 2014.

North Carolina: Former University of Georgia offensive lineman, Daniel Inman, has been hired as the new offensive GA at UNC. 

Florida A&M: Juan Vasquez has been hired to coach the special teams.  The former FAMU player had been serving as a volunteer assistant for the staff.  Also, Jimmie Tyson has been promoted from defensive GA to a full-time position.

Furman: Former West Virginia student assistant, Chris Ball, is the new video coordinator at Furman.

ULM: Our sources have just told us that ULM will promote offensive GA, Marty Humphrey, to wide receivers coach.

Rutgers: We are hearing that former Albright College outside linebackers coach / video coordinator, Nate Slutzky, has accepted a position at Rutgers.  Our source tell us the Slutzky will be working with the defensive coaches and assisting with player development. 


Kentucky Christian University: (NAIA, Mid South Conference) has an immediate opening for a defensive assistant. Experience with linebackers or defensive secondary is required.  Salary is $5,000 (10 month contract), room and board. Starting date is ASAP. Individual must be willing and able to function in a Christian environment. The position includes coaching a position, recruiting an assigned area, and other duties as assigned. All interested parties should forward their resume to Zack Moore (Head Coach) at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it., no phone calls please.

Saint Anselm College: seeks a defensive football intern. The internship program is designed to provide coaches with a rich blend of coaching and administrative experience at a competitive NCAA, Division II private college. This, administrative, part-time position includes a stipend ranging from $6,000 to $8,000 and the following job duties: coaching a defensive position, practice planning, scouting, video analysis, skill and team instruction, all phases of recruiting and responsibilities as assigned by the head coach.  Coaching and/or playing experience on the defensive side of the ball preferred.  Minority applications are strongly encouraged.  Meals are included but NO IMMEDIATE LODGING - but may become a POSSIBILITY at a later date.  NO Education/Medical Benefits.  Please send a cover letter, resume, and three references to Head Coach Patrick Murphy at 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. . (No phone calls please).
Thursday July 22, 2009 (Update 2)

Jacksonville State: Former Millsaps defensive line coach, Davern Williams, has joined the Jacksonville State staff as defensive line coach.

Oklahoma: We hear the Sooners have made a few staff changes.  Our sources tell us that John Flynn will take over as the offensive GA.  Former offensive GA, David White, will move into a full-time recruiting position off-the-field.  FootballScoop has also learned that former backup quarterback, Joey Halzle, will serve as the offensive quality control.
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Tiffin University: seeks an Offensive Graduate Assistant for the Football program. Responsibilities include working on the Offensive side of the ball, communication to and from the Football staff and the Administration of the University and NCAA.  The Coach is a contact for all recruits in his area, and is involved with the implementation of all Football programs duties as directed by the Offensive Coordinator or Head Coach, including (but not limited to) recruiting and retention of student athletes, practice and game preparation, fund-raising, community service, opponent breakdowns, and inputting video, and strict adherence to NCAA, and University rules. Candidates must be accepted into a Graduate Program at Tiffin University. Candidate must also have strong communication, and interpersonal skills; a record of integrity and leadership; a willingness; to advance the goals of the Tiffin University Department of Athletics, including fund raising and a commitment to the academic success and graduation of student-athletes. Knowledge or recruiting background of Ohio, or the surrounding area is preferred.  Position includes Tuition, Housing, and a $5000 Stipend.   E-mail resume, and names and phone numbers of three references to: Offensive Coordinator Bill Unsworth  This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. 

Urbana University (OH): NCAA Division II, is looking for a volunteer assistant football coach.  Position will assist with coaching OLB/DBs. If interested contact David Barr, Defensive Coordinator, This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Western New England College: in Springfield MA is looking to fill an open DL coaching position.  This is seasonal intern position running from August 10 to December 10 that pays $1000 per month and meals.  You will coach your own position group and recruit in-season.  Interested candidates should e-mail head coach Keith Emery at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
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.
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