Alex Grinch has qualities needed in new OU defensive coordinator

It’s hard to argue against bringing on a coach with the track record of OU’s newly-hired defensive strategist.

In the wake of Mike Stoops’ dismissal as defensive coordinator of the Oklahoma Sooners, Alex Grinch’s name came up early and often in conversations about a permanent hire. The possibility was dismissed out of hand by at least one looped-in member of the national media: