Monday January 26, 2009

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Baltimore Ravens: We hear the Ravens have promoted linebackers coach Greg Mattison to defensive coordiantor.

Cleveland Browns: Baltimore Ravens pro personnel director George Kokinis has been hired as the new general manager of the Cleveland Browns.

Purdue: Former Kansas State linebackers coach Cornell Jackson is the new running backs coach at Purdue.

Tampa Bay Bucs: The Bucs will interview Tennessee Titans quarterbacks coach Craig Johnson for the offensive coordinator position.  Pete Mangurian has been hired as the new offensive line coach.
Sunday January 25, 2009 (Update 2)

Miami (FL): Our sources tell us that Miami head coach Randy Shannon will announce a new offensive coordinator no later than Tuesday.   We hear Philadephia Eagles assistant Mark Whipple is indeed the clear top candidate. 
Sunday January 25, 2009

Jacksonville Jaguars: Former Indianapolis Colts special teams coordinator Russ Purnell has joined the Jaguars' staff in the same capacity.  Johnny Cox joins the staff as quality control coach.  Cox previously served as the wide receivers / special teams coordinator at Holy Cross.  Charlie Jackson will serve as defensive line coach.  He previously served as a defensive assistant with the Denver Broncos.

Miami Dolphins: New York Giants assistant offensive line coach Dave DeGuglielmo has joined the Miami staff as offensive line coach.

NY Jets: Jim O'Neil joins the staff as quality control coach.  O'Neil previously served as recruiting coordinator / safeties coach at Eastern Michigan.  St. Louis Rams wide receivers coach Henry Ellard is joining the Jets' staff in the same capacity.

St. Louis Rams: Charlie Baggett has been hired as the new wide receivers coach.  Baggett previously coach the wide receivers at the University of Washington.

Yale: We hear Wingate University tight ends coach Mike Preston will join the Yale staff as offensive line coach.

Important Note: In the next few weeks FootballScoop intends to add another great piece of content to the site, a complete list of all D1 staffs.  To ensure our list is as complete and accurate as possible, we are asking that someone from each D1 staff email us the current list of coaches and all GAs / quality control along with their respective titles. Once we have collected the data we will post it on the site and then maintain it going forward.   Please send your emails to:  <This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.> Please title the email "Your University Coaching Staff."
Saturday January 24, 2009

Boston College: Gary Tranquill has been hired as the new offensive coordinator.  Tranquill last served as the offensive coordinator under John Bunting at North Carolina.  Linebackers coach Bill McGovern is expected to be named defensive coordinator.

Marshall: We hear former Louisville defensive coordinator Mike Cassity will join the Marshall staff as defensive backs coach.

Jacksonville Jaguars: Mel Tucker has been named defensive coordinator.

New Mexico: Here is a recap of Mike Locksley's staff: Darrell Dickey (offensive coordinator), Doug Mallory (defensive coordinator), Toby Neinas (linebackers / special teams coordinator), George Barlow (defensive backs), Cheston Blackshire (tackles / tight ends), Rubin Carter (defensive line), Mike Degory (centers and guards), J.B. Gerald (wide receivers / recruiting coordinator), Tee Martin (quarterbacks).  Dickey previously served at Utah State offensive coordinator.  Mallory previously served as co-defensive coordinator at LSU.  Neinas previously served as outside linebackers / special teams at San Diego State.  Barlow previously served as assistant head coach / defensive coordinator / safeties at James Madison.  Blackshear coach the offensive line at Columbia.  Carter is the former head coach at Florida A&M.  Degory served as a GA at Illinois.  J.B. Gerald served as offensive quality control at Illinois.  Tee Martin served as a college football television analyst. 

New York Giants: Boston College offensive line coach Jack Bicknell Jr. has joined the Giants staff as assistant offensive line coach. 

NY Jets: We hear head coach Rex Ryan is interested having Marshall defensive coordinator Rick Minter join the Jets' staff.

Oregon: We hear Marshall defensive line coach Jerry Azzinaro has interviewed with the Ducks.
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Friday January 23, 2009 (Update 3)

Kansas City Chiefs: Head coach Herm Edwards will not return.

Western Kentucky: Offensive line coach Walter Wells has been promoted to offensive coordinator.  Kevin Wright will move from OC to quarterbacks.  Mike Dietzel will move from linebackers to defensive coordinator.  Running back coach Stu Holt will now coordinator the special teams.
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