Phil Steele Blog • December 4, 2015


Coaching Changes for the 2016 College Football & NFL Season
*Updated College 4/22/16 / NFL 1/21/16

Here is the list of the open and filled Coaching Positions Available in the FBS as of 4/22/16. The Lovie Smith takes over the vacant Illinois job as newly hired Bill Cubit was let go shortly after his hire.

College Football Coaching Changes

Team 2015 Coach 2016 Coach
Ball St Pete Lembo Mike Neu
Bowling Green Dino Babers Mike Jinks
BYU Bronco Mendenhall Kalani Sitake
Central Florida George O’Leary Scott Frost
East Carolina Ruffin McNeill Scottie Montgomery
Georgia Mark Richt Kirby Smart
Georgia Southern Willie Fritz Tyson Summers
Hawaii Norm Chow  Nick Rolovich
Illinois Tim Beckman/Bill Cubit Lovie Smith
Iowa State Paul Rhoads Matt Campbell
Louisiana-Monroe Todd Berry Matt Viator
Maryland Randy Edsall  D.J. Durkin
Memphis Justin Fuente Mike Norvel
Miami Al Golden Mark Richt
Minnesota Jerry Kill Tracy Claeys
Missouri Gary Pinkel Barry Odom
North Texas Dan McCarney Seth Littrell
Rutgers Kyle Flood Chris Ash
South Carolina Steve Spurrier Will Muschamp
Southern Miss Todd Monken Jay Hopson
Syracuse Scott Shafer Dino Babers
Texas St Dennis Franchione Everett Withers
Toledo Matt Campbell  Jason Candle
Tulane Curtis Johnson Willie Fritz
USC Steve Sarkisian Clay Helton
UTSA Larry Coker Frank Wilson
Virginia Mike London Bronco Mendenhall
Virginia Tech Frank Beamer Justin Fuente

Here is the list of the open Coaching Positions Available in the NFL as of 1/21/16. All 7 positions have been filled by Coaches.

NFL Coaching Changes

Team 2015 Coach 2016 Coach
Cleveland Browns Mike Pettine Hue Jackson
Miami Dolphins Joe Philbin Adam Gase
NY Giants Tom Coughlin Ben McAdoo
Philadelphia Eagles Chip Kelly Doug Pederson
San Francisco 49ers Jim Tomsula Chip Kelly
Tampa Bay Buckaneers Lovie Smith Dirk Koetter
Tennessee Titans Ken Whisenhunt Mike Mularkey