Posted by: Chris Vannini on Tuesday June 28, 2016
Los Angeles Rams: Former 49ers head coach Mike Singletary will join the Rams staff in a defensive advisory role, he told 670 The Score. Singletary last coached as the Vikings linebackers coach from 2011-13. He was the 49ers head coach from 2008-10. Singletary also shared a lesson from Buddy Ryan on Tuesday.
Iowa: Oklahoma assistant athletic director for ticket sales and operations Charlie Taylor has joined Iowa as associate AD for strategic communications and marketing. Taylor spent eight years at Oklahoma and previously worked in the Arena Football League for 10 years.
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Texas A&M: New athletic director Scott Woodward will earn an annual base salary of $900,000 on a five-year deal, according to the Dallas Morning News. Woodward earned $550,000 annually at Washington.
Gannon University (PA): Per source, University of Findlay (OH) defensive graduate assistant Jack Abercrombie has joined the Gannon staff as offensive line coach. Abercrombie spent one season on the Findlay staff and won the Division II Rimington Award as a player at California (PA).
UTSA: Assistant athletic director for football Tony Jeffery has left the program, according to Rivals.com. Jeffery previously coached wide receivers at UTSA and had been retained in an administrative role.
Chicago Bears: Brandon Faber will join the Bears as vice president of communications, according to the Chicago Chronicle. Faber is currently the senior director of communications for the Chicago Blackhawks and just finished his seven season with the NHL team.
Here are today’s News, Notes & Quotes.