|Monday June 16, 2014
Faulkner (NAIA - AL): Assistant head coach Charlie Boren has been promoted to head coach, the school announced today.
TCU: The Horned Frogs have hired former TCU and NFL player Zarnell Fitch as director of high school relations.
New York Jets: University of Arizona quality control assistant Miguel Reveles will take part this summer in a Bill Walsh Fellowship with the Jets.
FootballScoop Study: Black coaches lacking leadership opportunities on the offensive side of the ball.
Pacific: Defensive line coach John Steiger has been moved to running backs coach and has been promoted to special teams coordinator.
West Alabama (D-II): West Alabama is seeking to hire a video coordinator.
Oakland Raiders: Palomar College (JC - CA) linebackers coach / recruiting coordinator Robert Bala has been selected to participate in the Bill Walsh Minority Coaching Fellowship.
Howard Payne (D-III - TX): Howard Payne is now seeking applicants for an offensive assistant, preferably offensive line. The University is seeking the best coach/best fit and can adjust position responsibilities accordingly. Position will start July 1st. A Bachelor’s degree is required; Master’s degree preferred. One year of coaching experience at the college level is preferred. Applications are available at www.hputx.edu/jobs.
Kentucky Wesleyan (D-II - KY): We hear the offensive line job is open.
Franklin and Marshall (D-III - PA): Former Widener (D-III - PA) defensive coordinator Mark Fetterman is the new defensive coordinator at Franklin and Marshall.
Texas State: Per source, Penn State director of player development Anthony Crespino will be the new director of football operations at Texas State. Prior to coming to Penn State, Crespino was the DFO at Western Michigan.
Sunday June 15, 2014
Happy Father's Day to all the dads out there. Be sure to take some time to call your father at some point today.
|Saturday June 14, 2014
Put some work on the back burner today and tomorrow and give yourself some much deserved family time.
We are sad to report that Southern Illinois graduate assistant Cory Warren passed away in a car accident this week. He was only 26. Warren leaves behind his wife, Kris. A scholarship has been set up in his name at Uniontown (KS) High School. Donations may be sent to Konantz-Cheney Funeral Home, 15 W. Wall St., PO Box 309, Fort Scott, KS, 66701. Our thoughts and prayers are with his family.
Bridgewater (D-III - VA): Former St. Vincent (D-III - PA) head coach Bob Colbert has joined the staff as tight ends coach. Also, former St. Vincent (D-III - VA) offensive coordinator Brett Colbert has been hired to coach the receivers.
Alderson-Broaddus (D-II - WV): Per source, Randolph Macon (D-III - VA) offensive line coach Salvatore DeWalt is the new offensive line coach at Alderson Broaddus.
Rutgers: Per source, director of football recruiting operations Tariq Ahmad has resigned. Sources tell us that they expect Kyle Flood to promote Phil Galiano (assistant director of player development) to director of recruiting.
Northern Colorado (FCS): Head coach Earnest Collins, Jr., has received a contract extension through 2017. He has a base salary of $117,000, plus $15,000 for home paid attendance of 4,500 or more, $20,000 for an APR of 940 or greater, $2,500 for a team GPA of 2.85 or higher, $1,000 for each win beyond six, $5,000 for a Big Sky championship, $5,000 for winning Big Sky Coach of the Year, $5,000 for an FCS playoff appearance, and $20,000 for an FCS national championship.
|Friday June 13, 2014
Pro Football Hall of Fame coach Chuck Noll passed away Friday night at age 82. Our thoughts are with the Noll family and the entire Pittsburgh Steelers organization.
American International (D-II - MA): American International College is seeking a part time assistant football coach. Qualifications: Bachelors degree required, master’s preferred, prior coaching and competitive experience is required. This is a part time, exempt, non-benefit eligible position. Qualified applicants should electronically submit a brief cover letter, current resume, and the contact information for three professional references (all saved as one document) via the online application that can be found here.
Louisiana-Lafayette: After months of rumors, Mark Hudspeth has finally signed a six-year, $6.45 million contract, according to the Lafayette Advertiser. Read more here.
American International (D-II - MA): American International College is seeking a full time assistant football coach. Qualifications: Bachelors degree required, master’s preferred, prior coaching and competitive experience is required. This is a full-time exempt position with eligible benefits. Qualified applicants should electronically submit a brief cover letter, current resume, and the contact information for three professional references (all saved as one document) via the online application, which can be found here.
Philadelphia Eagles: Southern Connecticut State defensive coordinator Jon Shelton has been selected to participate in the Bill Walsh Minority Fellowship program with the Eagles.
Fort Scott CC (KS): Brannon Green has been hired to coach the tackles and tight ends. Green played tight end at Oklahoma and recently graduated, and played JUCO ball at Fort Scott.
Ohio Mid Western College (USCAA): Antonio Davis has been hired as offensive coordinator, Richard Bailey has been named offensive line coach and Jihad Quran has been hired to coach the linebackers and coordinate special teams..
Wesley College (D-III - DE): Wesley College has hired Joel Elliot as a graduate assistant working with the defensive ends. Elliot replaces Rob Rowan who has accepted a teaching and assistant coaching job at Archbishop Wood HS (PA).
Faulkner (NAIA - AL): Head coach and athletic director Brent Barker has resigned and accepted the athletic director position at Eagle Mountain-Saginaw ISD (TX). Barker had been part of Faulkner athletic for the past 14 years, serving as head football coach since 2012.
|Thursday June 12, 2014
Pittsburgh Steelers: Shepherd (D-II - WV) defensive line coach Ramal Faunteroy has been selected to work with the Pittsburgh Steelers as part of the Bill Walsh Minority Fellowship program.
Concordia (D-II - St. Paul, MN): Per source, Matt Dovenberg has been hired as the offensive grad assistant and will coach the receivers.
Shepherd (D-II - WV): Offensive line coach Daryl Hayes has taken the head coaching job at Washington HS (Charleston, WV).
Capital (D-III - OH): Capital University has promoted offensive line coach Matt Kelleher to run game coordinator.
Garden City CC (KS): Per source, former Warner Christian (NAIA - FL) offensive coordinator Jared Powers has accepted the offensive coordinator / offensive line position at Garden City CC. Also, Oscar Rodriguez has been promoted to associate head coach / defensive coordinator, Erik Hickson is the running backs / wide receivers coach, Jordan Sanders is coaching the linebackers, and Steve Vincent is working with the defensive line and will serve as strength and conditioning coach. We understand that the staff is now full.
Baltimore Ravens: Former NY Giants cornerback Sam Madison has joined the Ravens as part of the Bill Walsh Minority Fellowship program.
Of the 160 offensive line coaches in the NFL and FBS, only five are black. Why?
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Auburn: Blake Kirk has been hired as the assistant to the director of student recruiting. After graduating in April, Kirk helped the staff with camp itineraries and aided coaches in recruiting.