Wardell Smith - Omaha Nighthawks (UFL) Running Backs Coach
- East Carolina RB coach from 2005-09. Don Yanowsky coached tight ends and special teams at ECU in 2006.
- RB coach at Illinois State in 1998 and '99. Galen Scott played linebacker at Illinois State from 1997-2000 before becoming and assistant coach at the school.
Alex Gerke - ex-Utah State Offensive Line Coach
- Coached at Utah State in 2009 and '10. Kevin McGivern was the quarterbacks coach at Utah State in '09.
- Offensive line coach at Weber State in 2006 and '07, where McGivern was the offensive coordinator from 2006-08.
Jamaal Fobbs - Tennessee-Chattanooga Running Backs Coach
- Graduate assistant at LSU in 2005, which was Larry Porter's first year as RB coach at LSU.
Jerry McManus - Kent State Running Backs/Special Teams Coach
- RB coach at East Carolina from 1996-2004. Don Yanowsky coached the defensive line at ECU in 2001 and '02.