Wednesday February 25, 2009

Baldwin-Wallace: We hear Wayne State linebackers coach Jim Meyer will accept the defensive coordinator job at Baldwin-Wallace.  

Ball State: Dante Love will serve as a student assistant.  Coach Stan Parrish expects to hire Love as a graduate assistant next spring.

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Elon: We hear Rich Skrosky will coach the quarterbacks and John Strollo will coach the offensive line.  Elon is expected to name a new special teams coach soon to replace Shane Burham, who joined the Iowa State staff 2 weeks ago.   Former Walter M. Williams HS head coach Sam Story joins the staff as a volunteer assistant.

Fresno State: BYU graduate assistant Micah Alba has been hired to coach the corners.  Randy Stewart has been promoted to defensive coordinator.  Former Eastern Washington assistant Joe Wade will coach the running backs.  Former San Jose City College offensive coordinator Keith Williams will coach the wide receivers.  Tim Skipper will serve as defensive run-game coordinator.  Linebackers coach Will Plemons will now coach the defensive line.  Tight ends coach Jeff Grady will coach the quarterbacks and call the plays.  Offensive line coach Derek Frazier will serve as co-offensive coordinator.  Wide receivers coach John Baxter will now coach the tight ends.  Baxter will continue to coach the special teams as well.

Idaho State: Former Detroit Lions defensive line coach Joe Cullen has accepted the defensive line job at Idaho State.

Illinois State: Miami (FL) graduate assistant Dan Shula has joined the staff at Illinois State as an offensive assistant. 

Michigan Tech: We hear there is an offensive line job open at Michigan Tech.

Portland State: Former San Diego defensive backs coach Brandon Shelby is joining the Portland State staff as secondary coach.

Rutgers: Wide receivers coach Kirk Ciarrocca and offensive line coach Kyle Flood will now serve as co-offensive coordinators.  Linebackers coach Bob Fraser and secondary coach Ed Pinkham will now serve as co-defensive coordinators.  Head coach Greg Schiano has served as his own defensive coordinator since 2005. 

Southern Miss: We Valdosta State defensive coordinator Joe Cauthen is one of three candidate for the open defensive line job. 

Tennessee Titans: Our sources tell us the Titans have hired Northwestern defensive GA Rayna Stewart.  We hear Northwestern has filled the GA position.

UNLV: Former New Mexico assistant DeAndre Smith has been hired to coach the running backs.

Virginia: Former Cleveland Browns assistant Bob Trott has been hired to coach the linebackers. 


Saint Anselm College: is seeking an assistant coach immediately. Saint Anselm College is located in Manchester, NH and is a member of the Northeast 10 Conference. The position includes coaching own position, assist in recruiting, practice preparation, and other duties as assigned by the head coach. This is a 10 month Part-Time coaching position, which includes all meals, and a stipend ranging from $6-10 K, there is currently NO housing but it is a future possibility, there is NO tuition remittance available. The position is open IMMEDIATELY.  Minorities are encouraged to apply. Pay schedule runs annually from August through May. Please send Cover Letter, Resume and References to Head Coach Patrick X. Murphy at <This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.> .  Do not call. 

Proctor Academy (NH): an independent boarding-day school of 350 students in grades 9-PG and located in Andover, NH has an available position for a Head Varsity Football Coach. Required qualifications: Bachelor's Degree. Football expertise and coaching experience at the high school and/or college level.  The ideal candidate will possess strong organizational abilities, excellent communication skills and enjoy daily involvement with adolescents. Job Responsibilities: The Head Football Coach will oversee all aspects of the football program including leading the coaching staff, recruiting appropriate applicants, and assisting with college placements. Preference will be given to applicants that can teach and are willing to be involved in all aspects of a boarding school community.  Please send a resume, cover letter and list of references to Kathy Noble, Director of Athletics either electronically at [This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.">mailto: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. or Kathy Noble, Director of Athletics, Proctor Academy, PO Box 500, Andover, NH  03216. (603) 735-6257 

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Tuesday February 24, 2009

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College of the Sequoias: Our sources tell us offensive coordinator Andy Siegal has resigned.

Clemson: We hear North Greenville University wide receivers coach Justin Stepp has accepted the offensive GA position at Clemson.

JUCO head jobs: We hear Merced (CA), La Valley (CA), Harper (Illinois) are all open.

South Florida: Former Rutgers defensive backs coach Chris Demarest has interviewed for the defensive coordinator job.

UCLA: As we first reported several days ago, UCLA has announced the hiring of SMU linebackers coach Tim Hundley to coach the safeties.

UNLV: We hear former Midamerica Nazarene head coach Jed Stugart has accepted the linebackers job at UNLV.

UT-San Antonio: There is a report that the 3 finalists for the UTSA job are Larry Coker, Paul Randolph, and Mel Tjeerdsma.
Monday February 23, 2009

South Florida: Nebraska linebackers coach Mike Ekeler has interviewed for the defensive coordinator job at USF.
Sunday February 22, 2009

Hinds CC: Our sources tell us David Armstrong has resigned as offensive coordinator at Hinds CC.

Idaho State: We hear Detroit Lions defensive line coach Joe Cullen has interviewed at Idaho State.

Indiana: Running backs / special teams co-coordinator Dennis Spring has added the title of assistant head coach.  Tight ends coach Kyle Conner will serve as assistant offensive line coach.  Co-defensive coordinator Brian George will coach the defensive tackles.  Co-defensive coordinator Joe Palcic will coach the secondary.  Safeties coach Mike Yeager will coach the linebackers.  George Ricumstrict will move from linebackers to defensive ends.

Rhode Island: Head coach Darren Rizzi has resigned to join the Miami Dolphins staff as special teams coach.

South Florida: Former Cincinnati defensive coordinator Joe Tresey has interviewed for the defensive coordinator job at USF. 

Stillman College: Our sources tell us head coach L.C. Cole has hired veteran high school coach James Wright to coach the outside linebackers.  We hear Wright will also coordinate the strength and conditioning program. 

UCLA: Special teams coach Frank Gansz Jr. has interviewed with the Dallas Cowboys.  We hear the Kansas City Chiefs are interested in Gansz as well.
Saturday February 21, 2009

UCLA: We hear SMU linebackers coach Tim Hundley has interviewed for the safeties position at UCLA.  Our sources tell us Hundley is expected to accept the job.
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