Andre Powell - Maryland Running Backs Coach
- RB coach at North Carolina from 2001-06. He worked on staff with Brad Lawing from 2003-05 when Lawing coached the Tar Heel defensive ends.
Carl Franks - USF Director of Player Personnel
- Assistant coach at Florida from 1990-98 under head coach Steve Spurrier.
- RB coach at Duke under Spurrier from 1987-89.
- Played RB at Duke from 1979-82. Spurrier was his offensive coordinator from 1980-82.
Willie Simmons - ex-Middle Tennessee State Offensive Coordinator
Other names in consideration: Scott Satterfield, FIU; Pat Washington, Southern Miss.
- RB coach at Middle Tennessee State from 2007-10. He worked on staff with GA Mangus in 2007 and '08 when Mangus was the team's offensive coordinator.
- Played QB at The Citadel in 2003 after transferring from Clemson. Ellis Johnson was the head coach at The Citadel from 2001-03.