Tigers have new analyst: Mizzou announces hire of former NFL offensive coordinator
Scott Linehan is staying in the SEC.
If you were unaware, Scott’s son Matt Linehan is a graduate assistant at Mizzou and now father and son will both be working for Eli Drinkwitz in Columbia.
On Thursday, Missouri officially announced the hire of former Dallas Cowboys offensive coordinator (2015-18) and LSU passing game coordinator (in 2020), Scott Linehan as the team’s newest offensive analyst.
“Scott Linehan is an exciting addition to our staff,” Drinkwitz said. “He’s a true veteran of the profession with experience at a variety of levels. We all look forward to working with him.”
Scott Linehan also issued a statement following news of his hire in CoMo.
“I have great respect for Coach Drinkwitz and his vision for our program,” Linehan said. “Mentoring collegiate players is an aspect of the profession I’ve always enjoyed and I’m thankful for this new role. Additionally, the opportunity to work with my son, Matt, as he begins his coaching career is truly special.”
“Scott Linehan is an exciting addition to our staff. He’s a true veteran of the profession with experience at a variety of levels. We all look forward to working with him.” – @CoachDrinkwitz
— Mizzou Football (@MizzouFootball) May 13, 2021