College Football Coaches and Security

I’ve written before about college football coaches and security.

I was just watching the news, and of course they were still going on about the OU game on Saturday. They showed Coach Stoops heading off the field at the end of the game.

He had SIX cops escorting him. Yes, SIX. It looked to me like three were Oklahoma Highway Patrol troops, and three were probably local.

REALLY? What’s the threat? Are they afraid a professional team will send in a snatch squad and triple the guys multi-million dollar salary?

I think that is ridiculous.

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One Response to “College Football Coaches and Security”

  1. Bill Hensley Says:

    I saw another instance of this Saturday. Some coach was being interviewed at the end of the first half, and he had two uniformed cops guarding him, but also, what looked like two additional guards. These two had the “bodyguard” look with lots of muscle, sunglasses, and the like, and they were officiously waving people who were walking by away. Like the officiating crew was a threat to assassinate the guy, geez…

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