Georgia has depth, talent at tailback

...season before bonuses.Seven of nine Florida State assistants reached new deals that run from 2014-2017. Kelly, assistant head coach/offensive line coach Rick Trickett and co-offensive coordinator Randy Sanders are the three highest paid...

Michigan grants three football players their release

...backs last season during Hazell's first season in West Lafayette. The Rockets are also giving Heacock the title of assistant head coach.WISCONSIN: The university's athletic board approved a one-year contract extension for coach Gary Andersen...

Vanderbilt receiver Jordan Matthews making an impression at Senior Bowl practice

...deal with Indiana offensive coordinator Seth Littrell to run the Tar Heels' offense.Littrell would be the team's assistant head coach for offense and coach tight ends. Littrell would replace Blake Anderson, who left to become head coach at...

Clemson's Vic Beasley returning for senior season

...defensive secondary.Strong also brought former Cardinals offensive coordinator Shawn Watson, who will have the title of assistant head coach and quarterbacks coach for the Longhorns.Joe Wickline came from Oklahoma State and will be the offensive coordinator...

Mark Richt completes his coaching staff with the hiring of Mike Ekeler

...Defensive coordinator Vance Bedford will get the largest salary at a base of $760,000. Quarterbacks coach and assistant head coach Shawn Watson will make $610,000. They came with Strong from Louisville. Offensive coordinator Joe Wickline...

Concussion protocol violated by pair in NFL games

...victory against Oakland on Dec. 22.RAIDERS: Tony Sparano has signed a two-year contract to remain the team's assistant head coach/offensive line coach. Sparano had been mentioned as a candidate to join new coach Lovie Smith's staff in...

Glendale, Tampa selected sites for college football championship games

...Georgia and had surgery to repair his knee shortly after the regular season ended Nov. 30. FLORIDA ATLANTIC: Arkansas assistant head coach Charlie Partridge has been hired as head coach of the Owls.

Texas A&M's Johnny Manziel to announce deicision on NFL before bowl

...stars in the game.Dickey was serving as both head coach and AD but gave up coaching at the end of the season.West Alabama has named Desmond Lindsey as interim coach. Lindsey worked the last three seasons as assistant head coach under Hall.

Florida State has inside track to BCS title game

...Valpo football program and departs with a 3-40 record. The Crusaders are 1-9 and 1-6 in the Pioneer League.Assistant head coach Mike Gravier will serve as interim coach for the Crusaders' season finale at home against Dayton on Saturday...

Unorthodox approach pays dividends for Lions' coach Keith Walton

...the docket again this year."I really think those kids would light me up if I didn't do that," Walton said.Assistant head coach Charles Cooper has known Walton for 20 years, coached with him for a dozen, and says he wouldn't want to...