Barry Odom has an off-field staff position to fill.

Former Missouri wide receiver and Coordinator of Player Development Will Franklin is leaving to become the head football coach and assistant athletic director at Vashon High School in St. Louis, his alma mater.

Franklin played at Missouri from 2004-07 before playing in the NFL for two seasons. He came back to Columbia to work at Mizzou starting in July 2015 as Coordinator of Student-Athlete Development, per his LinkedIn page.