Former OU defensive coordinator Mike Stoops will join the Alabama football staff as a defensive analyst, according to a report by the USA Today.

Stoops is the younger brother of former OU head coach Bob Stoops. He worked for OU from 1999-2003 and 2012-2018. 

Mike Stoops and the OU football program parted ways after OU lost to Texas in the 2018 season. 

According to the USA Today report, Stoops is finalizing a deal to work as part of Nick Saban's support staff as a an analyst or a consultant. 

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