Michael J. Stoops (born December 13, 1961) is an American football coach and former player. He is currently the defensive coordinator at the University of Oklahoma. Stoops served as the head football coach at the University of Arizona from 2003 until his firing during the 2011 season. He previously served as an assistant coach at the University of Iowa, Kansas State University, and Oklahoma. He is the younger brother of Bob Stoops, the head coach of the Oklahoma Sooners football program, and the older brother of Mark Stoops, head coach at the University of Kentucky.
MikeStoops, University of Arizona Football, talks with http://maxflowertv.com/ about his involvement in the community. Mike and UofA work with Casa Delos Ninos, a underprivileged... - 11.03.2010, Viddler
Oklahoma Sooners defensive coordinator MikeStoops did a radio interview today, in which he threw a few backhanded compliments at Heisman trophy winner Johnny Manziel. John Hoover of Tulsa World shared some soundbites on Twitter:
As MikeStoops stood on the sidelines for Oklahoma's Insight Bowl win over Iowa Dec. 30, and as had been rumored from almost the moment the ax fell on his tenure at Arizona, it was reported that Bob's brother would be returning to the Sooners in the not-too-distant future.