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Sunday June 29, 2014

Please join us in praying for the family of former Auburn player Philip Lutzenkirchen who was killed in an automobile accident early this morning. 

Miami: Jorge Baez is joining Al Golden's staff as assistant director of player personnel. Baez, currently the offensive coordinator / quarterbacks coach at Gulliver Prep in Miami, previously coached at Ole Miss & Southern University among other places. Josh Darrow reported this about an hour ago as well. 

Elon: With defensive line coach Carlton Hall accepting a position at Yale, Elon has moved defensive assistant Pat Madden into that role. 

Saturday June 28, 2014

Former Army and Oakland Raiders assistant Bob Mischak passed away earlier this week. Our thoughts and prayers are with his family.

Miles College (D-II - AL): Former St. Louis Ram Dexter McCleon will be the defensive backs coach at Miles College.

Thiel College (D-III - PA): Thiel College is looking to hire a full time intern assistant coach. This position will report to the Head football Coach and the Director of Athletics. Responsibilities: assist the Head Football Coach in all aspects of game and practice preparations, mentor and monitor the student-athletes academic progress, evaluate personnel, follow all rules and guidelines set forth by the NCAA Division III, the Presidents Athletic Conference, and Thiel College. In addition, this position will be held accountable to recruit and retain quality student-athletes for the college and the football program. Perform other administrative duties as assigned by the Director of Athletics and Head Football Coach. This position is a 10 month position with stipend, full housing, meal plan, and benefits. Education and/or Experience: Bachelor’s degree required. Previous experience in collegiate football as a coach preferred. Human Relations Skills: Ability to function effectively as a team player. Positive attitude towards the college and our athletic program is essential. Ability to conduct yourself in a productive, professional manner at all times is required. Deadline for application is July 15, 2014. Submit cover letter and resume via email to .

Kutztown (D-II - PA): Former Holy Cross defensive end/linebacker Mike Tucker has been named the defensive ends coach at Kutztown.

Elon (FCS - NC): Per source, Bill McCord has been named a defensive assistant at Elon.

Friday June 27, 2014

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Our prayers are with Tulsa head coach Bill Blankenship and his family. Wednesday night coach Blankenship's father, Gerald, passed away. 

San Bernardino Valley College (CC - CA): San Bernardino Valley College is looking for a safety/linebackers coach. There is a $4,500.00 stipend. There may also be an opportunity to teach a class. Please contact John Shipp at 714-745-1628 if interested.

Central Methodist (NAIA - MO): Central Methodist University is seeking candidates for a graduate assistant opening.  Successful candidate will have responsibilities of, but not limited to: position coaching, recruiting assignments, video breakdown (Hudl), equipment, and office duties. Candidates must have coaching/ playing experience, exposure to Hudl video editing, willingness to adhere to program expectations, a strong work ethic and must meet the admissions qualifications for the graduate program. Preference will be given to candidates with successful coaching and recruiting experience with specific backgrounds in wide receiver or defensive line. The compensation is a tuition waiver for graduate program as well as a stipend and possibility of housing. Please email letter of interest and resume to Head Coach Jody Ford via email at . Please, no phone calls.

Butler (FCS - IN): Former Ball State defensive grad assistant Gerald Chatman has been hired to coach the defensive line. The hire completes Butler's staff.

Ohio Mid-Western College (USCAA): Former Central State (D-II - OH) head coach EJ Junior has been named defensive coordinator.

Midland (NAIA - NE): Midland University has two openings for graduate assistants (one offensive, one defensive). Positions include room, board, and tuition. Send letter of interest, resume, and references to .

Southern Miss: The University of Southern Mississippi is accepting resume’s for a player personnel/recruiting intern position. This is an unpaid position that will support the Office of Player Personnel/Recruiting. Compensation includes an earned reference for future opportunities within the a Player Personnel/Recruiting setting, and experience in a Division I setting. Please forward resume with references and cover letter to: . No phone calls please.

Sul Ross State (D-III - TX): Sul Ross State University is accepting applications for two offensive GA positions (WR and TE Possibly QB). The GAs will receive monthly stipend and in-state tuition rates. Send letter of interest, resume and 3 professional references to .

Kings College (D-III - PA): We are told that Kings College is not accepting applicants for the running backs position at this time.

Allegheny (D-III - PA): Kings College (D-III - PA) running backs coach Skyler Fultz has accepted the same position at Allegheny College.

Cal: Athletic director Sandy Barbour is stepping down. See the full details over at AD Scoop.

Oklahoma: Athletic director Joe Castiglione and the entire assistant coaching staff have received raises and contract extensions, per Sooner Scoop. Castiglione's contract was extended through June 30, 2020 and will receive a raise of $100,000 to bring his salary to $1.03 million. The assistants all received contract extensions through May 31, 2015, except for defensive coordinator Mike Stoops who is under contract through January 31, 2017, and Josh Heupel who is covered through May 31 of 2016. The raises, which range from $46,000 to $300,000, are as follows; OL coach Bill Bedenbaugh ($370,000), STC and TE coach Jay Boulware ($325,000), RBs coach Cale Gundy ($350,000), co-OC Josh Heupel ($605,000), LBs coach Tim Kish ($325,000), DL coach Jerry Montgomery ($380,000), co-OC Jay Norvell ($455,000), strength coach Jerry Schmidt ($300,000), DC Mike Stoops ($850,000), and CBs coach Bobby Jack Wright ($350,000).

Henderson State (D-II - AR): Henderson State University has an opening for a defensive assistant. Masters degree required. Possible coordinator's responsibilities for the right candidate. This is a 12 month appointment. Collegiate level experience preferred. Send resume and 3 references to  if interested.

Fond Du Lac Tribal and CC (MN): The football program at FDLTCC is looking to fill a variety of volunteer coaching positions for the upcoming season. Requirements include a genuine concern for the players as people first, an eagerness to work with a diverse team, and availability in the evenings each week as well as Saturday afternoons. We are looking for local candidates from the Northern Minnesota and Wisconsin areas. Please send cover letter, resume and references to Head Coach Keith Turner at .

Henderson State (D-II - AR): Per source, defensive coordinator Carey Baker has stepped down and accepted a position outside of coaching. We've heard nothing but great things about Baker over the years. We're sure he's making this move with a heavy heart; and we are certain he'll be missed. 

Thursday June 26, 2014

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Longtime college assistant Steve Little, who most recently coached the outside linebackers at Lake Forest (D-III - IL) and also served as strength coach, has passed away after a long illness. Please join us in praying for his family. Little also coached with the Chicago Bears and at Temple, Purdue, Iowa State, and Trinity International.

Cal Lutheran (D-III - CA): Cal Lutheran is searching for a part-time defensive assistant, position TBD based upon experience. This is a STIPEND-ONLY position (no benefits, no housing, and no meals other than training camp) paid August-November 2014, and the successful candidate must be able to secure housing within driving distance to campus. Film breakdown experience and Hudl proficiency required. Collegiate or community college defensive coaching experience is preferred, but not required. Interested candidates should email their resume, references, and brief cover letter to defensive coordinator Scott Beattie at by July 8th. No phone calls. Review of application materials will begin immediately.

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Mercyhurst (D-II - PA): Frostburg State defensive grad assistant JJ Eckels has accepted an offensive grad assistant position on the Mercyhurst staff working with the receivers.

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Lock Haven (D-II - PA): Former tight ends coach Ty Traister is the new head coach at Northampton HS (VA).

Austin College (D-III - Sherman, TX): Austin College is seeking an assistant coach that will also assist with the baseball program in the Spring. Additionally the finalist will serve as the coordinator of persistence and academic monitoring for student athletes within the department. Bachelor’s Degree and three years’ experience in athletics or academic advising required. Compensation will include $20,000 per year and on campus shared housing. Preferred start date is July 15, 2014. To apply send cover letter and resume to .

Arizona Western (JC): Arizona Western College located in Yuma, AZ is searching for an offensive line coach. This is a part-time position with a stipend of $6,800 plus housing. Responsibilities will include recruiting and coaching your own position. Qualifications: Bachelor’s degree, collegiate playing experience and or coaching experience, excellent communication and leadership skills. Please forward all request to Coach Minnick at .

Hanover (D-III - IN): Former Notre Dame player and longtime Cincinnati area high school coach Jim Hautman has joined the Hanover staff and will coach the offensive line.

Seattle Seahawks: Jeff Braxton, defensive line coach / recruiting coordinator at Delaware State (FCS), will be participating in the Bill Walsh Minority Fellowship program with the Seahawks.

Wednesday June 25, 2014

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Samford (FCS - AL): Per source, Trent McKnight will shift over to coach the wide receivers following Ronnie Leston's departure. 

Butler (FCS - IN): Butler has completed their coaching staff with the additions of tight ends coach Spencer Summerville (assistant at Park Tudor HS, IN) and receivers coach Desmond Tardy (assistant at Warren Central HS, IN). Additionally, head coach Jeff Voris has restructured the staff as follows; secondary coach Joe Cheshire has added the titles of assistant head coach and recruiting coordinator, linebackers coach Tim Cooper has added the title of defensive coordinator, offensive line coach Kyle Conner will serve as offensive coordinator and Lee Rose will coach the defensive tackles while Pat Doherty will oversee the running backs.

Bluefield College (NAIA - VA): Bluefield College is seeking applicants for two seasonal assistant coach positions (all positions encouraged to apply). Responsibilities include but not limited to: coaching a position, maintaining a recruiting territory, academic coaching, film breakdown (HUDL), and other office assignments. This is a seasonal position with compensation includes $5,000 stipend for coaching July-November (no housing or meals included). To be eligible for the position, applicants must email resume, letter of interest, statement of faith explaining personal Christian testimony. Email materials to . Candidates will not be reviewed until all materials are submitted.

Howard Payne (D-III - TX): Barry Derickson to coach the offensive line at Howard Payne. HPU is no longer accepting applicants for their offensive assistant position. Thanks for the incredible response.

Briar Cliff (NAIA - IA): Briar Cliff University has an opening for an offensive graduate assistant working with WRs & QBs. Position includes a $5,000 stipend, full tuition and $1,236 per semester food allowance. This position does not include benefits, fees or books. Start date is August 1. If interested email a cover letter and your resume to Head Coach Tom Rethman at . No phone calls please. Position will remain open until filled.

Kansas State: Former K-State quarterback Collin Klein will serve on Bill Snyder's staff "in some capacity" this fall according to D. Scott Fritchten of GoPowercat.com. 

Southwestern (D-III - TX): Southwestern University seeks candidates for the entry-level position of Assistant Football Coach with a second administrative or coaching duty as assigned by the Athletic Director.  This is a 9-month, full-time, exempt position with benefits. A bachelor’s degree is required with a master’s degree preferred.  OFFENSIVE football experience as an athlete and/or coaching at the intercollegiate level is necessary. No calls please, full posting: http://www.southwestern.edu/live/news/9687-assistant-football-coach/hr/details.php.

Oklahoma: In addition to its stadium/facility renovations, Oklahoma will give Bob Stoops a pay raise to $5.25 million in 2014. His new deal is seven years for a total of $39.9 million. Should he see the end of the deal, Stoops would earn $6.15 million in 2020. His assistants have also received contracts extensions and raises, which the Oklahoman details here.

Kutztown (D-II - PA): Sources tell us former Millersville offensive coordinator Brad Mangle will be the new offensive coordinator at Kutztown.

Fox Sports: The network has announced that longtime CBS broadcaster Tim Brando has joined the network's coverage of college football and college basketball on both FOX and Fox Sports 1. 

      How Ben Roethlisberger shaped Pat Narduzzi's defensive philosophy.

McMurry (D-III - TX): Head coach Lance Hinson has announced the hiring of offensive coordinator Matt Kalb and offensive line coach/recruiting coordinator Adam Kirby. Additionally, strength coach Nate Pritchett will coach the running backs this season. The moves complete McMurry's staff for the 2014 season. 

Lindsey Wilson (NAIA - KY): Lindsey Wilson College is accepting applications for a Full Time Assistant Football Coach working with Corners and/or Safeties. Ideal candidates would also have experience with Strength & Conditioning. Compensation includes a salary in the low 20's and medical/retirement benefits. To apply submit a letter of interest, resume, and contact information for 3 professional references to head coach Chris Oliver via email at . All materials should be submitted by Tuesday, July 1st for full consideration. Anticipated start date is no later than July 21st, and possibly sooner.

Eastern Kentucky: Lindsey Wilson (NAIA -KY) corners coach Dwight Sutton has accepted a position coaching the corners at Eastern Kentucky.

Olivet (D-III - MI): Per source, Bellevue HS (MI) head coach Douglas Blattner has accepted a position on the Olivet College staff.

Wisconsin-Stevens Point (D-III): UW-Stevens point is seeking an offensive and defensive intern. $2,500 stipend. No meals, housing or benefits. Interested candidates please email resume and letter of interest to: .

Cal Lutheran (D-III - CA): Cal Lutheran, located in Thousand Oaks, California, is searching for a part-time Running Backs Coach. This is a STIPEND-ONLY position (no benefits, no housing, and no meals other than training camp) paid August-November 2014, and the successful candidate must be able to secure housing within driving distance to campus. Film breakdown experience and Hudl proficiency required. Prior professional or collegiate running back playing and/or coaching experience preferred. Interested candidates should email their resume, references, and brief cover letter to offensive coordinator Clay Richardson at  by June 27th. No phone calls.

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