Saturday April 5, 2014
Warner University (NAIA - FL): As we told you earlier this week, Rod Shafer has been named head coach.
Denver Broncos: John Fox has signed a three-year contract extension, keeping him with the club through 2016. Terms were not disclosed.
Carthage College (D-III - WI): Former Kent State GA Joe Hensel is the new defensive line coach at Carthage College.
Southern Connecticut State (D-II): We reported this back in February, but the school has now formally announced offensive coordinator, and former Owls player, Tom Godek as head coach.
Lamar (FCS - TX): Linebackers coach/recruiting coordinator Craig McGallion has been promoted to defensive coordinator. He will replace Bill Bradley, who retired following last season.
Yale: Wide receivers coach/special teams coordinator Kevin Cahill is now the quarterbacks coach/passing game coordinator.
|Friday April 4, 2014
Louisiana Lafayette: As AD Scott Farmer has stated back in January and then again two weeks ago, CBS is now reporting that Hud's new deal will be finalized next week. CBS says it will be a six year deal.
Illinois State: Defensive assistant Khenon Hall has been promoted to director of football operations.
The Apprentice School (D-III - VA): The Apprentice School in Newport News, VA is looking for an opening game on Sept. 6, 2014 (prefer D-III or NAIA opponent). Preference would be a home game, but not a deal breaker. Please contact Athletic Director Keisha Pexton by e-mail at or phone at 757-688-6212
Finlandia (D-III - MI): Sources tell us that Michigan Tech (D-II) defensive coordinator Tim Driscoll is among the candidates in the running to become the program's inaugural head coach.
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Hiram (D-III - OH): Hiram is looking for a D-III opponent to scrimmage in 2014-2015. Please contact coach Randy Moore at if interested.
University of Chicago (D-III): The University of Chicago is seeking applicants for seasonal offensive and defensive assistant coaches. Preferred offensive candidates will have experience playing/coaching at WR, TE, or QB, and preferred defensive assistants will have experience coaching/playing DB or LB. We are also seeking experience on special teams. Responsibilities include (but are not limited to): Practice and game film breakdown (HUDL), as well as other duties as assigned by the coordinators and head coach. Compensation package includes: $3,000 stipend, some meals. NO HOUSING. Probable start date is August 4th, 2014. Interested DEFENSIVE candidates should email coach Justin Weaver , and OFFENSIVE candidates can email coach Craig Knoche at . No phone calls please.
Seattle Seahawks: The franchise and Pete Carroll have agreed on a contract extension, according to Ian Rapoport. Carroll's original five year deal was set to expire at the end of the 2014 season. Will update as soon as more information becomes available.
SUNY Maritime (D-III - NY): SUNY Maritime College, located in Bronx, NY, is seeking applications for a football coach/co-intramural coordinator to begin immediately. $3,000/semester with possible dorm room and meal plan. Successful candidate will coach a position (O or D skill preferred), have a local recruiting area in NYC, phone recruiting area along the east coast, significant collateral duties for football administration and coordinate the campus intramural program during the spring semester. For a full description, and to apply, visit this link. No phone calls.
North Carolina Central (FCS): NC Central is looking for a graduate assistant video coordinator. See more details on the position, and apply, via this link.
Saint Joseph's (D-II - IN): Saint Joseph's College located in Rensselaer, IN has two open dates for both the 2015, and 2016 football seasons. Could you please post that we have an open date for week 1 of the 2015 season and we are looking for a home game. We also have an open date for October 31, 2015 as well. We also are looking for a game in 2016 during the opening week as well. And have an open date for October 29, 2016. Please Contact our Head Football Coach Cory Sanders via email or at 219-866-6132 for further info.
|Thursday April 3, 2014
Northern Iowa (FCS): Former Iowa assistant Frank Verducci has joined the Northern Iowa staff as offensive tackles and tight ends coach according to the Iowa City Press-Citizen.
Bethel College (NAIA - KS): Per source, Nick Garrett is the new offensive coordinator at Bethel College.
Lawrence University (D-III - WI): Per source, Mike DuFrane has left Carthage and is now the defensive line coach at Lawrence University.
Rice: Rice is looking to schedule an FCS opponent to open the 2015 season (first weekend of the season). Interested programs can contact senior executive athletic director Rick Mello at .
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Tulsa: Tulsa is looking for an experienced running backs coach / grad assistant. College playing or coaching experience preferred. Please send resumes to Clint Rountree at
Ball State: Three grad assistants have joined Pete Lembo's staff and have been assigned positions. Defensive GA Brian Dougherty (who coached the DBs at Millkin University last year) will work with the defensive backs, offensive GA Collin Coffer (University of Indianapolis DBs coach) will help with the receivers, and defensive GA Jon Anderson (who previously coached at Wayne State in Michigan) will assist with the defensive line.
Mount Ida (D-III - MA): Scott Drosendahl has been hired to coach the offensive line. Drosendahl was a former standout quarterback at Mount Ida.
Sul Ross State (D-III - TX): John Pearce has finalized his staff. J.C. McDonald will be the offensive coordinator, former Bowling Green assistant Alex Stadler will coach the offensive line, former USC assistant Kyle Williams will be the defensive coordinator, and C.J. Richardson will be the linebackers/strength coach.
Penn: After 21 seasons, quarterbacks coach Larry Woods has officially announced his retirement.
|Wednesday April 2, 2014
Southeastern Louisiana (FCS): Ron Roberts' staff is looking to hire an experienced linebackers coach. Please email resume and cover letter to defensive coordinator Karl Scott at
Alabama: In case you needed further confirmation, Tosh Lupoi's Twitter account confirms he will join the Alabama staff.
Hobart (D-III - NY): Hobart has an open date for the 2015 season. We are currently looking to fill September 19, 2015 with a home game in Geneva, NY. We are open to a multiple year contract and we would prefer a team on the east coast but open to longer distance travel. Interested parties can reach us via email at .
Dickinson State (NAIA - ND): Dickinson State has an opening for a football assistant coach/assistant track coach/instructor of health and physical education position. Salary is between $40,000 and $45,000 and begins on August 1. Teaching load is six credits. Comprehensive fringe benefit package including employer paid full family coverage for health insurance, TIAA-CREF retirement, tuition waiver benefits and much more. Completed applications are due by April 15. For more information on the position, click here.
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Webber International (NAIA - FL): Webber International University is looking for a defensive backs coach. Preference will be given to candidates that have experience playing, coaching, recruiting, and with hudl. This position pays $17,000 and includes benefits. If interested please email resume, cover letter , and references to defensive coordinator Eric Potochney at . Please NO phone calls.
East Central (D-II - OK): East Central University is looking for interns on offense, defense, and special teams. Contact DFO Brett Marsaln for further details at . This will be a six month internship (July-December) with an option to stay in the spring.
Western Oregon (D-II): Western Oregon is seeking applicants for an assistant football coach who will coach the defensive line. The position is 12 months with pay being between $16,000-$20,000 based on experience. For qualifications and application instructions, please visit this link. No phone calls please.
Cornell: As we first told you a few weeks ago, Guido Falbo has now officially joined the staff and will coach the running backs.
|Tuesday April 1, 2014
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Maine (FCS): Defensive backs coach Joe Harasymiak has been promoted to defensive coordinator.
Fordham (FCS - NY): Head coach Joe Moorhead has formally announced the hiring of Jon Wholley as assistant defensive coordinator/linebackers coach and Darin Edwards as defensive line coach. Wholley spent the past four seasons at Connecticut, and Edwards arrives after working seven years on the Sacred Heart staff.
Warner University (NAIA - FL): Per source, former Lake Wales (FL) head coach Rod Shafer will be the next head coach at Warner.
Upper Iowa: Head coach Tom Shea has filled his three open positions on staff with the additions of Chris Eads (DBs), Michael Bangston (OL), and Ben Curran (WR).
Nebraska: Per source, Brian Crist has joined the Nebraska staff as director of player personnel.
Winnipeg (CFL): Former Oakland Raiders offensive line coach Bob Wylie has been named offensive line coach of the Blue Bombers.
Kentucky Christian (NAIA): Kentucky Christian University is looking to fill home JV games Monday September 1st , 8th, and 15th. Please contact Coach Miller at if interested.
Arkansas Monticello (D-II): University of Arkansas at Monticello is looking for a game for the 2014 season. The date is October 18th. Open to any level of competition. If there is interest, contact Chris Ratcliff, Director of Athletics, at 870-460-5852 or .
LSU: Former Stephen F. Austin defensive backs coach Devin Ducote has joined the LSU staff as a grad assistant working with the special teams.
TCU: Former Oklahoma State special teams grad assistant Ty Linder has joined the TCU staff as a grad assistant. We had heard back in January that Linder was headed to North Carolina...but he is now at TCU.
North Carolina A&T (FCS): Former Catawba (D-II) head coach Chip Hester is joining the NC A&T staff as receivers coach, per source.
Wake Forest: Tyler Santucci has joined the staff as assistant defensive line coach.
Holmes CC (MS): Per source, Raymond Gross will join the staff as quarterbacks / running backs coach. The former Georgia Southern quarterback has previously coached at Bethune Cookman and Howard among other stops. With Gross joining back up with Tim Stowers...buckle up, looks like some option football is coming to town.
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Missouri Valley College (NAIA - MO): Missouri Valley College is seeking applicants for Student Assistant coaching positions. These positions are intended for individuals who are trying to finish up their undergraduate education. Individuals will receive a scholarship package covering a percentage of tuition, room, and board. Previous football coaching or playing experience is a plus. Interested applicants should email Assistant Coach Monty Roe at:
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Fairmont State (D-II - WV): Head Coach Jason Woodman has filled all vacancies on the staff. Chris Harvey has been promoted to Defensive Coordinator while Jeff Horrocks (WR) and JR Dorman (Secondary/Recruiting Coordinator) round out the staff that already includes Mike Compton (OL), Ryan Dumont (RB/Special Teams) and Pat Mascaro (DL).