2018 Recruiting Team

Dane VanderNat

Director of College Recruiting

VanderNat brings 10 years of NFL personnel and scouting experience to this role, having worked his way up the ranks within the Oakland Raiders organization. He got his start as a player personnel assistant in 2009 before becoming a pro scout for the team two years later. In 2015, VanderNat was promoted to Oakland’s director of pro personnel, where he oversaw daily operations, worked closely with the team’s general manager and evaluated prospective players.

Ron Hill

Scouting Operations Consultant

Hill boasts nearly 40 years of NFL personnel experience, having worked with a plethora of teams including the Atlanta Falcons, Cleveland Browns, Dallas Cowboys, Denver Broncos and Jacksonville Jaguars. He also spent eight years at the NFL as its Vice President of Football Operations. In this role, Hill will work closely with college football personnel to identify prospects for the Collegiate Bowl.

Ric Serritella

Advance Scout/Media Consultant

Since starting up the popular independent scouting service NFL Draft Bible in 2002, Serritella has become a trusted source within the industry for all 32 NFL teams. He will use this vast network to help create quick-hitting content, evaluate top draft-eligible prospects, and mine additional avenues to continue the Collegiate Bowl’s growth.