Sunday March 15, 2009
Arkansas-Monticello: We hear former Davidson University assistant Troy Stubbs has been hired to coach the quarterbacks and running backs. Also, we hear former Illinois State wide receivers coach Jafar Williams has joined the staff as wide receivers coach / pass game coordinator.
Colorado State: Assistant coach Pat Meyer has received a promotion to offensive line coach / run game coordinator.
Fresno State: Defensive coordinator Dan Brown passed away Friday at the age of 50 after a two-year battle with brain cancer. Please keep Coach Brown's family in your thoughts.
Missouri: Defensive quality control Brandon Barnes will switch to the offensive side and work with the wide receivers.
Friday March 13, 2009 (Update 3)
Arizona State: FootballScoop has learned Eastern Washington quarterbacks coach / co-special teams coordinator Chris Peterson has accepted a position on the Arizona State staff. Peterson served as a graduate assistant when Dennis Erickson was the head coach at Idaho.
Oregon: Head coach Mike Bellotti has resigned. Bellotti will become athletic director on July 1, 2009. Chip Kelly takes over as head coach.
Friday March 13, 2009 (Update 2)
Clemson: We hear Clemson has contact former Tennessee defensive line coach Dan Brooks.
Friday March 13, 2009
Central State: Southwest Baptist defensive coordinator EJ Junior has accepted the head coaching job at Central State.
Cleveland Browns: We hear Eric Mangini offered the wide receivers job to Florida wide receivers coach Billy Gonzales. Gonzales has decided to remain with the Gators.
Eastern Washington: Hilhi High School coach Zak Hill has been hired to coach the quarterbacks.
Minnesota: Former Syracuse assistant Chris White has been hired as assistant special teams coach. Also, former Hamilton Tiger-Cats front office assistant Dennis Polian has been hired as assistant to the head coach.
Thursday March 12, 2009 (Update 3)
LA Tech: FootballScoop has learned that head coach Derek Dooley has hired Louisiana-Monroe tight ends /special teams coordinator Mark Tommerdahl.
South Florida: Clemson linebackers coach David Blackwell has accepted the co-defensive coordinator / linebackers job at South Florida.