Add Bob Stoops to the growing list of those furious with the NCAA over the Name, Image and Likeness rules. NIL, in its purest form, is a great idea. However, it's ultimately transformed into all-out bidding wars for top players. It's also enticed student-athletes, who are currently in good situations,...
Oklahoma’s Bob Stoops Voices Displeasure With NCAA, NIL: ‘My opinion, we need a new leadership group’
Bob Stoops has a few thoughts about the current state of college athletics. With the entire landscape of college football going through dramatic changes, the NIL/transfer portal era has highlighted new problems already. While it’s ultimately a good thing that players can be compensated and have freedom of movement, the idea of tampering has raised eyebrows.
OKLAHOMA CITY — Oklahoma lawmakers honored Bob Stoops at the state capitol Tuesday. Stoops is the winningest coach in University of Oklahoma football history. He was the Sooners' head football coach for 18 years until his retirement in 2017. Stoops came out of retirement briefly last year to coach...
Former Oklahoma Sooners coach Bob Stoops says program in good shape, Lincoln Riley 'didn't invent OU football'
On a day he was celebrated by the Oklahoma Legislature, former Sooners coach Bob Stoops gave a campaign-like speech reassuring fans after the departure of coach Lincoln Riley. "Lincoln Riley didn't invent OU football," Bob Stoops said while being honored Tuesday with a resolution celebrating "a career of service to the Oklahoma community and success with the OU Football program."
Lincoln Riley may reside in the state of California now, but his mentor Bob Stoops let Boomer Sooner know all is not lost. Saying Tuesday, “Lincoln Riley didn’t invent Oklahoma football,” from the House Floor via KWTV-News 9’s Storme Jones. The former OU head coach’s comments...
Bob Stoops and Oklahoma lawmakers have one thing in common these days: They’re not too happy with Lincoln Riley. Stoops visited the Oklahoma State Capitol on Tuesday to accept a concurrent resolution from lawmakers honoring his service to the state. Stoops on the Senate Floor later said he’s a fish out of water in the Capitol and would “rather be in the middle of the Cotton Bowl fighting Texas.”
Since the Oklahoma football program was thrown into sudden confusion by Lincoln Riley's departure, Bob Stoops has been busy reminding college football that OU is still a superpower in this sport. Stoops took up the mantle after Riley left and coached the Sooners to a victory over Oregon in the ...
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Former Sooners coach Bob Stoops reminds Oklahoma Legislature 'Lincoln Riley didn't invent OU football'
Former Oklahoma coach Bob Stoops reminded the Oklahoma Legislature that “Lincoln Riley didn’t invent OU football," hearkening back to his comments on Nov. 29 when his successor left the Sooner State. While the College Football hall of famer was being celebrated by lawmakers for his legendary coaching career...
OKLAHOMA CITY (KOKH) — State lawmakers celebrated former Oklahoma football coach Bob Stoops on Tuesday. Tuesday was OU Day at the Capitol and a concurrent resolution passed honoring him and the legacy he's left on the OU football program. Stoops accumulated more victories in 18 seasons than any other...
On Tuesday, former Oklahoma head coach Bob Stoops was honored by the Oklahoma Legislature with a resolution lauding "a career of service to the Oklahoma community and success with the OU Football program." (...)