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.
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Thursday January 29, 2009
Buffalo Bills: Former Green Bay Packers defensive coordinator Bob Sanders has been hired as defensive line coach.
Cal: We hear former Cleveland Browns assistant Steve Marshall has been hired as offensive line coach.
Houston Texans: Matt LaFleur has been named offensive assistant. Perry Carter has been promoted to defensive assistant. Robert Saleh has been promoted to assistant linebackers. Ray Rhoads now holds the title senior defensive assistant.
Nebraska-Kearney: Our sources tell us that UNK has hired former Colorado assistant Andy Avalos has defensive line coach.
Johnson C. Smith: Steven Aycock has accepted the head coaching position. Aycock has been at Johnson C. Smith the last 5 years in various roles on the staff.
New York Jets: Bob Sutton will remain on the staff as senior defensive assistant.
Philadelphia Eagles: Our sources tell us that defensive line coach Pete Jenkins will coach in the Pro Bowl and then announce he is retiring.
Purdue: Our sources tell us former Purdue player Nick Cavallo will serve as a graduate assistant under head coach Danny Hope.
San Francisco 49ers: Former NY Jets running backs coach Jimmy Raye has been hired as the offensive coordinator.
St. Louis Rams: Mike Williams of the San Francisco 49ers has been hired as the new director of pro personnel. Andre Curtis has been hired as a defensive assistant.
Weber State: Former Utah and NFL player Andre Dyson will coach the cornerbacks.