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Bob Stoops on Why He’s Retiring Now

 

Bob Stoops announced his retirement as the head football coach at the University of Oklahoma on Wednesday, and speculation began immediately about why.

Stoops said in a statement health was not a deciding factor in his decision, but he did not dismiss health completely as a reason.

At a news conference in Norman on Wednesday, Stoops implied personal reasons, among many other reasons, added up to his decision to retire.