Posted by: Chris Vannini on Tuesday March 03, 2015

East Mississippi CC: Former West Virginia quarterback Clint Trickett will be the new quarterbacks coach at East Mississippi CC, according to Fox Sports’ Bruce Feldman.

Rick Neuheisel: Former UCLA and Washington head coach Rick Neuheisel has joined CBS Sports as a college football studio analyst. Neuheisel previously worked with the Pac-12 Network.

Samford: New head coach Chris Hatcher announced most of his staff. Retained coaches include offensive coordinator Travis Trickett, defensive coordinator / associate head coach Bill D’Ottavio, tight ends coach Trent McKnight, linebackers coach Ross Newton, defensive backs coach Sam Shade and director of football operations Jay Chapman. New additions include Murray State wide receivers coach Russ Callaway (wide receivers), Murray State offensive line coach Shawn Bostick (offensive line), Georgia Southern defensive assistant Victor Cabral (defensive line) and Alabama assistant strength coach Ben Ashford (director of strength and conditioning). In addition, tight ends / slot receivers coach Bobby Blick will remain on staff as director of player personnel.

Portland State: Former Washington graduate assistant Ben Thienes has joined the Portland State staff as linebackers coach, according to his Twitter account.

Georgia Tech: Per source, Shorter University (GA) offensive line coach Blake DeBartola has accepted a graduate assistant job at Georgia Tech.

Wisconsin: Former Pitt running backs coach John Settle has officially joined the Wisconsin staff in the same role. Settle previously coached Wisconsin’s running backs from 2006-10. See Paul Chryst's completed staff here.

Florida International: Former South Florida defensive backs coach Ron Cooper will join the FIU staff as defensive backs / assistant head coach, according to Sports Illustrated’s Thayer Evans, who adds that Tem Lukabu will coach defensive line, and defensive coordinator Matt House will work with linebackers. Keep track of open FBS assistant jobs here.

Texas A&M: Kevin Sumlin explains what John Chavis and Dave Christensen have brought to the Aggies.

Posted by: Chris Vannini on Monday March 02, 2015

Idaho State: Former UNLV tight ends coach Rob Phenicie has joined the Idaho State staff as wide receivers coach, and David Fiefia’s title at ISU is running backs / tight ends coach.

Alabama: Colorado State offensive graduate assistant Rob Ezell has joined the Alabama staff in a support role, according to AL.com.

Arizona State: The school has announced that defensive ends coach / senior associate head coach Paul Randolph will move into an administrative role as associate athletics director of championship life. Former Green Bay Packers special teams coordinator Shawn Slocum has been hired as outside linebackers coach / special teams coordinator / associate head coach. The change means ASU is no longer among schools returning their entire staff next season.

This weekend... The Glazier Football Clinics are underway. Here is a list of clinics this weekend: Chicago (see speakers), Northern Virginia / D.C. (see speakers), Reno (see speakers) and Tampa (see speakers). Make plans now to attend the Glazier Clinics.

South Florida: Senior associate athletic director for sport administration Dick Tomey will earn $3,192.85 on a bi-weekly basis for a 10-month stint, according to the Tampa Bay Times. 

Morehead State: Eastern Michigan defensive graduate assistant John Perin has joined the Morehead State staff as defensive backs coach / special teams coordinator.

Oregon State: Inside linebackers coach Ilaisa Tuiaki has added special teams coordinator duties. 

Idaho State: Utah State graduate assistant David Fiefia has joined the Idaho State staff.

Minnesota: Former Minnesota quarterback Adam Weber has joined the staff as an offensive graduate assistant, and former Pittsburg State defensive line coach Terry Szucs has joined the staff as a defensive quality control assistant.

Notre Dame: Brian Kelly explains why running backs coach Autry Denson won the job in the interview.

Northern Illinois: Ross Watson’s role at NIU is linebackers coach, Rod Carey said Monday. Watson joined the staff in January as a defensive assistant.

Youngstown State: Per source, former FAU head coach Carl Pelini is in Youngstown and in talks with his brother, Bo, about joining the YSU staff as defensive line coach. 

North Greenville (SC): Appalachian State tight ends graduate assistant Nic Cardwell will join the North Greenville staff as offensive line coach, according to Sports Illustrated’s Thayer Evans. 

Youngstown State: Bo Pelini’s staff at Youngstown State is nearly complete. Retained coaches include Shane Montgomery (offensive coordinator / quarterbacks), Ron Stoops Jr. (defensive coordinator) and Carmen Bricillo (offensive line coach). New hires include Ron Brown (running backs / associate head coach), Brian Crist (wide receivers), Kyle Brey (tight ends), T.J. Hollowell (linebackers), Richard McNutt (defensive backs) and Tim Marlowe (assistant defensive backs). There is still one open position.

Nicholls State: Per source, defensive line coach Anthony Camp will add special teams coordinator duties. 

Mississippi State: Recruiting assistant Brian Squeglia has been promoted to football recruiting specialist, according to his Twitter account. 

Notre Dame: Brian Kelly says it hasn't yet been determined who will call offensive plays. Notre Dame will also add three analysts to the staff. Here’s a look at the finalized Notre Dame staff for 2015.

Miami Dolphins: Head analyst Dennis Lock has been promoted to director of analytics. 

West Virginia: Former Youngstown State tight ends coach Dan Gerberry will join the West Virginia staff as a tight ends graduate assistant, according to WFMJ’s Dana Balash.

Notre Dame: Notre Dame has officially announced several staff additions, including Boise State offensive coordinator / quarterbacks coach Mike Sanford for the same role, Vanderbilt cornerbacks coach Todd Lyght as defensive backs coach, South Florida running backs coach Autry Denson as running backs coach, North Carolina defensive line coach Keith Gilmore as defensive line coach, former Notre Dame player Maurice Crum Jr. as a defensive graduate assistant, former Notre Dame quarterbacks coach Ron Powlus as director of player development and former Wisconsin player Donovan Raiola as an offensive graduate assistant. In addition, offensive coordinator Mike Denbrock will move to wide receivers / associate head coach, defensive line coach Mike Elston will move to linebackers coach / recruiting coordinator, and inside linebackers coach Bob Elliott will move to special assistant to the head coach in an off-field role.

Temple: Temple has officially announced the addition of former NC State wide receivers coach Frisman Jackson for the same role and former Falcons quarterbacks coach Glenn Thomas for the same role. In addition, former wide receivers coach Adam DiMichele has been reassigned to director of player development. 

Posted by: Chris Vannini on Sunday March 01, 2015

Henderson State (AR): Per source, former Evangel Christian Academy (LA) assistant Darren Drago will join the Henderson State staff as linebackers coach / special teams coordinator.

Troy: The Dothan Eagle has acquired the salary information for Neal Brown’s staff: defensive coordinator / safeties coach Vic Koenning ($250,000), linebackers / assistant head coach Jon Sumrall ($190,000), co-offensive coordinator / offensive line coach Matt Moore ($170,000), defensive line coach Bam Hardmon ($85,000) and wide receivers coach Cornelius Williams ($80,000). Retained coaches will remain on their current contracts, which expire on May 31, and will be drafted new ones. Their salary info: co-offensive coordinator / inside receivers coach Kenny Edenfield ($116,699), tight ends / associate head coach / special teams coordinator Shayne Wasden ($115,961), cornerbacks coach Al Pogue ($90,000) and quarterbacks / running backs coach Sean Reagan ($88,818).

Columbia: Harvard defensive backs coach Jonathan Poppe has joined the Columbia staff as defensive backs coach, according to his Twitter account. 

Yale: The school is expected to name former Boston College linebackers coach / special teams coordinator Sean McGowan as defensive coordinator and Maine defensive line coach Jordan Stevens as defensive line coach, according to the New Haven Register.

Nebraska: Defensive backs coach Brian Stewart will earn $400,000 in 2015 and $425,000 in 2016, according to the Lincoln Journal Star. 

Washington Redskins: Former Redskins senior executive A.J. Smith has announced his retirement. 

Washington: Davidson (NC) offensive coordinator / quarterbacks coach Bush Hamdan has accepted a quality control position at UW. Hamdan is a former Boise State quarterback under Chris Petersen.

Buffalo: Wisconsin-Whitewater offensive line graduate assistant Tyler Pierce has joined the Buffalo staff as a graduate assistant, according to his Twitter account. 

Posted by: Chris Vannini on Saturday February 28, 2015

Toronto Argonauts: Per source, former Columbia offensive coordinator / quarterbacks coach Jaime Elizondo has joined the Toronto staff as wide receivers coach.

Incarnate Word (TX): Per source, Jackson State linebackers coach Robert Lyles will join the Incarnate Word staff as outside linebackers coach.

James Madison: West Virginia State offensive line coach Jamal Powell has joined the JMU staff as offensive line coach, according to his Twitter account. 

Simon Fraser University (Canada): Former BC Lions wide receivers coach Joe Paopao has been offered the offensive coordinator job at Simon Fraser, according to News1130 Sports. 

Tulsa: Graduate assistant Luke Olson is now a defensive quality control coach. 

Wisconsin: Former Pitt running backs coach John Settle will join the Wisconsin staff in the same role, according to the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel. This fills the last opening on the Wisconsin staff. Settle previously coached Wisconsin’s running backs from 2006-10. Keep track of open FBS assistant jobs here

Posted by: Chris Vannini on Friday February 27, 2015

Houston: Former Ohio State quarterback Kenny Guiton has joined the Houston staff as a graduate assistant working with wide receivers, according to his Instagram account. 

Louisiana College: Per source, offensive coordinator / assistant head coach Clay Matchett has resigned to pursue business opportunities outside of coaching.

Kentucky: John Carroll University defensive graduate assistant Jonathan Cooley has joined the Kentucky staff as a defensive graduate assistant, according to his Twitter account. 

Chicago Bears: Former Denver Broncos director of player engagement Jerry Butler has joined the Bears as player development director, according to the Chicago Sun-Times. 

Spring football: Here are the spring practice start dates and game dates for every FBS team.

Northwestern: Offensive quality control assistant David Girardi is now a defensive graduate assistant, according to his Twitter account. 

San Diego Mesa College: Citrus College (CA) offensive coordinator Peter Lofthouse has been named head coach at Mesa.

Oregon: Northwestern graduate assistant Kwame Agyeman has joined the Oregon staff as a graduate assistant working with linebackers, according to his Twitter account. Agyeman is a former Oregon player.

Arkansas: Bret Bielema says his interview process with a coach includes assistants, secretaries, the director of football operations, the recruiting staff and more.

Tufts University (MA): Colorado State interim athletic director John Morris will be named athletic director at Tufts, according to The Coloradoan. 

Wofford (SC): Per source, former Adams State passing game coordinator / wide receivers coach Steve Neal has accepted the on-campus recruiting coordinator position at Wofford.

Detroit Lions: Senior personnel adviser James Harris has retired. 

Washington Redskins: Former Tennessee Titans quarterbacks coach coach Dave Ragone has joined the Redskins as an offensive quality control coach.