Recruiting Team

Dane Vandernat

Director of College Scouting

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.

Todd Worly


Todd Worly returns to the Collegiate Bowl in 2021 after serving as the Manager of Scouting and Analytics with the XFL's Seattle Dragons. The former College of Wooster defensive linemen spent the 2018 season as a regional scout with the Collegiate Bowl and also has experience coaching in the college ranks as well as scouting with the CFL.

Teddy Atlas III


Teddy Atlas III joins the Collegiate Bowl after an 11-year run with the Oakland/Las Vegas Raiders where he began as a Player Personnel Assistant in 2011 prior to being elevated to College Scouting Coordinator in 2012. In 2019 Atlas was promoted to Western Regional Scout and added the title of Assistant College Scouting Director. Prior to joining the Raiders, the Staten Island, NY native spent two years with the Cleveland Browns in football operations after a one-year scouting internship with the New York Jets. Teddy is the son of legendary boxing trainer Teddy Atlas II.

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.

Raleigh McKenzie


Raleigh McKenzie played 16 seasons in the NFL, winning two Super Bowls with the Washington Redskins. The All-Pro offensive lineman also had stints with the Philadelphia Eagles, San Diego Chargers and Green Bay Packers. McKenzie went on to serve seven years as a college scout with the Oakland Raiders before joining the NFLPA Collegiate Bowl staff.