Posted by: Chris Vannini on Monday August 22, 2016
Iowa: Head strength coach Chris Doyle will earn $595,000 this season, according to USA Today. It’s an $80,000 raise, and the paper notes it’s more than what 29 FBS head coaches earned last season. The 48-year-old Doyle has been at Iowa with Kirk Ferentz for all 18 seasons.
Colorado: The Baylor School (TN) quarterbacks coach Matt Bryson has joined Colorado as a recruiting intern, and student assistant Cory Hall has been promoted to recruiting intern. Hall spent the last two years at CU, and Bryson was at The Baylor School for three years.
George Mason: Former NFL cornerback Darrell Green has been named associate athletic director / special assistant to the AD at George Mason. The 56-year-old Green played with the Redskins from 1983-2002 and has remained involved in the D.C. community.
Texas: Augie Garrido will be named special assistant to the men’s athletic director at Texas, according to the Austin American-Statesman. The former Texas baseball coach will earn $500,000 annually over two years.
Duquesne (PA): Graduate assistant defensive line coach Tony Papley has added the role of director of football operations. Papley is entering his third season on staff.
Pitt: Former running back LaRod Stephens-Howling has joined the Pitt staff as a recruiting and operations graduate assistant. Stephens-Howling played at Pitt from 2005-08.
Chicago Bears: Former Bears defensive back Nathan Vasher is working with the Bears staff in training camp as part of the Bill Walsh Minority Fellowship program. Vasher last played in the NFL in 2010.
East Central CC (MS): Riverdale High School (GA) offensive coordinator / wide receivers coach Garrett Liberty has joined the East Central staff as running backs coach.
Here are today’s News, Notes & Quotes.