Mike Sanford Named Offensive Coordinator at Utah
Jan. 2, 2003
SALT LAKE CITY, Utah - Mike Sanford, a 26-year college and NFL coaching veteran, has hired on as Utah's new offensive coordinator. He will also coach the Ute running backs. Sanford left a similar post at Stanford to work for first-year Ute Head Coach Urban Meyer.
Before spending last season as the Stanford offensive coordinator and quarterbacks coach, Sanford worked with the San Diego Chargers of the NFL, Notre Dame, USC, Purdue, Long Beach State, Virginia Military Institute and Army. He and Meyer coached alongside each other at Notre Dame from 1997-98-Sanford as quarterbacks coach and Meyer as wide receivers coach.