McCullough played professionally with the Cincinnati Bengals and Philadelphia Eagles, the CFL’s Winnipeg Blue Bombers and the XFL’s Chicago Enforcers, from 1996 through 2000. He also finished college as the career rushing leader at Miami (Ohio). Wilson was Miami’s offensive coordinator when McCullough played there.
He was an offensive and special teams intern last season for the RedHawks, who won the Mid-American Conference title.
McCullough also was a head football coach, athletic director and principal at the high school level in Cincinnati before joining the Miami staff.