Posted by: Pete Roussel on Wednesday May 15, 2013
Kentucky: A source has informed me that former Kilgore JC offensive coordinator / assistant head coach Josh Pruitt has joined Mark Stoops' staff as an offensive grad assistant.
Cal: LA Tech head strength & conditioning coach Damon Harrington has accepted the same job at Cal with Sonny Dykes.
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Washington Redskins: Sources tell me former FAU running backs coach David Serna will participate in the Bill Walsh Minority Coaching Fellowship with the Washington Redskins this summer.
San Francisco 49ers: According to Jason La Canfora of CBS Sports, former Browns and Jets head coach Eric Mangini is in talks with the 49ers about joining as a consultant.
Study: The rise of MACtion
Vanderbilt: Iowa graduate assistant Tyler Barnes has accepted a job on the Vanderbilt staff. Barnes is Kirk Ferentz' future son-in-law.
Buffalo Bills: The Bills are expected to promote Doug Whaley to general manager.
Rutgers: Louisville executive senior associate AD Julie Hermann will be named athletic director at Rutgers.
Ole Miss: I've learned that Ole Miss will hire Tom Luke as the director of player development / campus relations. Luke is the older brother of Rebels' co-offensive coordinator / offensive line coach Matt Luke. In addition, Corey Batoon will now serve as the director of recruiting. Batoon, who followed Hugh Freeze from Arkansas State, served in a slightly different role last season with the Rebels. Tom Luke once served in a recruiting / relations type of role under former Ole Miss head coaches David Cutcliffe and briefly under Ed Orgeron.
5-year study: The Texas Longhorns offense
New York Jets: According to the New York Daily News, assistant general manager Scott Cohen, director of football administration Ari Nissim, and multiple scouts are out.