HIGHEST LEVEL STAFF
TAKING YOUR GAME TO THE HIGHEST LEVEL
RUSSELL BOO SHAW
Omar Cook, who has extensive coaching experience at a variety of levels, is a graduate of Southern University in Baton Rouge, La., and played defensive back there. As a collegiate player he finished with 77 tackles as a senior to go with six total turnovers and helped Southern to a Southwestern Athletic Conference title in 2013. Cook was an FCS National Bowl Selection in 2014 and went on to play three seasons in the Indoor Football League with the Nebraska Danger and Billings Wolves, totaling 138 tackles, 13 pass breakups and three interceptions.
Cook began his coaching career in 2014, spending a season in Maine at Bridgton Academy as the defensive backs coach. From there, he went on to spend two seasons in the junior college ranks at San Bernardino Valley College in California, where he served as cornerbacks coach. He helped San Bernardino to a 9-2 record, an American Mountain Conference championship, and a bowl berth in the Golden State Bowl.
In 2016, he helped San Bernardino boast the top secondary in California, ranking first in passing defense and first in total defense among all California JUCOs. In 2017, Cook joined the Jackson State University program as an offensive graduate assistant, primarily working with the quarterbacks. Cook also works as a motion capture actor for the Madden video game series, having worked on Madden 18 and the upcoming Madden 19 video game