Saturday January 31, 2009
Buffalo: Danny Barrett has been promoted to offensive coordinator. Barrett served as the quarterbacks coach last season. Former Liberty University assistant Robert Wimberly has joined the staff as linebackers coach. Former South Dakota defensive coordinator Jarod Dodson joins the staff as cornerbacks coach. Brian Mohnson will now coach the entire defensive line at Buffalo.
National Signing Day: Best of luck to the professional and hard working coaches throughout the country.
Friday January 30, 2009 (Update 2)
Edmonton Eskimos: The Eskimos have hired Jason Tucker to coach the wide receivers. Tucker recently finished playing for the Eskimos.
Johnson C. Smith: We hear former Virginia Union head coach Greg Richardson could become the new defensive coordinator at Johnson C. Smith.
Philadelphia Eagles: Former Cleveland Browns assistant Ted Daisher has accepted the special teams coordinator job with the Eagles.
Rice: Our sources tell us former SMU wide receivers coach Larry Edmondson will accept the wide receivers job at Rice.
San Francisco 49ers: Greg Manusky will remain as defensive coordinator.
St. Louis Rams: We hear Minnesota Vikings assistant defensive line coach Brendan Daly will join the Rams' coach as defensive line coach.
Weber State: Don Eck has been named assistant head coach / offensive coordinator. Jake Cookus and Colton Swan will be co-defensive coordinators.
Friday January 30, 2009
Central State: Athletic director Kellen Winslow has surprisingly dismissed head coach Al West.
St. Louis Rams: Former Mississippi State head coach Sylvester Croom has been hired as running backs coach.
Western Michigan: Head coach Bill Cubit has hired his son, Ryan Cubit, to coach the quarterbacks.
Thursday January 29, 2009 (Update 3)
Boston College: Linebackers coach Bill McGovern has been promoted to defensive coordinator.
Tampa Bay Bucs: Former Boston College head coach Jeff Jagodzinski will accept the offensive coordinator job with Tampa Bay.
Thursday January 29, 2009 (Update 2)
Edmonton Eskimos: We hear Stacey Hairston will join the staff as defensive backs coach. Hairston previously served as defensive coordinator at Ohio Northern University.
Oakland Raiders: Veteran coach Paul Hackett will coach the quarterbacks.
Philadelphia Eagles: Our sources tell us the Eagles will promote offensive quality control coach James Urban to quarterbacks coach. As we reported earlier, Doug Pedersen is joining the staff, likely to fill Urban's previous role.
Purdue: Check the DFO Scoop on the bottom right of the homepage
St. Louis Rams: NY Giants safeties coach Dave Merritt has joined the Rams' staff.