Morris leaves Michigan as grad transfer at Central Michigan (Yahoo Sports)
Shane Morris is leaving Michigan as a graduate transfer to use his final year of eligibility at Central Michigan. The quarterback announced his decision Saturday on Twitter after posting two weeks ago that he was transferring . Morris played sparingly last season for Jim Harbaugh after redshirting in Harbaugh's first year as the Wolverines' coach.
Auburn hires Chip Lindsey as offensive coordinator (Yahoo Sports)
Auburn has hired Chip Lindsey as offensive coordinator and quarterbacks coach. Tigers coach Gus Malzahn announced the hiring Saturday of Lindsey, who spent last season in the same job at Arizona State. Lindsey worked on Auburn's staff during the 2013 national championship season as an offensive analyst, then spent two years as the offensive coordinator at Southern Miss.
Middle Tennessee hires Scott Shafer as defensive coordinator (Yahoo Sports)
MURFREESBORO, Tenn. (AP) -- Middle Tennessee has hired former Syracuse head coach Scott Shafer as its defensive coordinator.
Manning, Jimmy Haslam to assist in Tennessee's AD search (Yahoo Sports)
Retired NFL quarterback Peyton Manning and Cleveland Browns owner Jimmy Haslam are part of a search committee helping Tennessee in its search for an athletic director. School officials also announced that incoming chancellor Beverly Davenport has assembled a separate search committee to assist her in the hiring process.