Posted by: Chris Vannini on Tuesday March 24, 2015
South Carolina: Steve Spurrier says he will have full play-calling duties in 2015, after delegating at times last season.
Nebraska: Offensive line coach Mike Cavanaugh says of his new job at Nebraska, “I’ve been waiting for this opportunity my whole life.”
Iowa State: Missouri Western tight ends coach Ryan Olson has joined the Iowa State staff as an offensive line graduate assistant.
Fumble Pro: The top rushing teams in the NFL and NCAA use the Fumble Pro to reduce turnovers. Shouldn't you? Make sure you check out the Fumble Pro at the University of Alabama coaches clinic and the Wisconsin high school coaches clinic from March 26-28. The Wisconsin high school clinic will be at The Marriott Madison West in Middleton, Wis. Also check out the Fumble Pro at FumblePro.com, or check out the videos on YouTube.
Houston Texans: Quarterbacks coach George Godsey will be promoted to offensive coordinator, according to the Houston Chronicle.
Michigan State: On coaching styles, Tom Izzo explains, “The Vince Lombardi days are over.”
West Virginia: Special teams coordinator Mark Scott will earn $150,000 in a one-year deal, according to the Charleston Daily Mail. Scott spent last season as a graduate assistant.
Philadelphia Eagles: Owner Jeffrey Lurie says there were no safeguards written into Chip Kelly’s contract when he got full personnel control to keep him from leaving for college, according NFL.com’s Conor Orr.
Indiana State: Georgia State defensive line coach Shannon Jackson will join the Indiana State staff in the same role, according to Sports Illustrated’s Thayer Evans. Jackson has been at GSU for the past two seasons. He is a former ISU player and previously coached at the school from 2000-04 and 2008-12. Keep track of open FBS assistant jobs here.
Ohio State: Offensive coordinator / offensive line coach Ed Warinner will call plays from the field, Urban Meyer said Tuesday.
Southwest Mississippi CC: Offensive coordinator Jamie Everett has resigned, citing a family decision. Everett was at Southwest for the past two seasons, previously serving as offensive line coach there from 2007-08.
Maine: Pace University defensive coordinator / linebackers coach Corey Hetherman has joined the Maine staff as defensive line coach, and defensive backs / safeties coach Greg Webster has been promoted to a full-time role. Hetherman spent one year at Pace after four years at Old Dominion, and Webster has been at Maine since 2012.
Valparaiso: King’s College (PA) tight ends coach Sami Caygoz has joined the Valpo staff in the same position. Caygoz spent two seasons at King’s College after finishing his playing career at Franklin & Marshall College.
Castleton State (VT): Mill River HS (VT) head coach Tucker Peterson has joined the Castleton State staff as offensive line coach, according to the Castleton Spartan. Offensive coordinator Kevin Trigonis previously held offensive line duties last season.
Syracuse: Per source, former Central Michigan graduate assistant Jesse Johnson has joined the Syracuse staff as a defensive graduate assistant. He previously served as a GA at The Citadel.