Mike Flanagan
Mike Flanagan
Phone: 401-874-2406
Email: coachflanagan20@gmail.com
Position: Tight Ends Coach
Experience: 4th year
Education: St. Anselm '14

Recruiting Areas

  • Rhode Island - All Counties
  • Eastern Massachusetts - Essex, Middlesex, Suffolk, Norfolk, Worcester, Nantucket, Barnstable, Dukes, Plymouth, Bristol
  • Seconday - Florida - Alachua, Hillsborough, Polk, Lake, Volusia, Seminole, Osceola, Brevard


Mike Flanagan enters his fourth season at Rhode Island in 2018. He first joined the staff as a defensive quality control coach in the spring of 2015, working closely with the defensive backs that season. In 2017, he was promoted to tight ends coach. He also has served as the director of football operations.

Flanagan came to Kingston after coaching the running backs and defensive backs at Bishop Hendricken High School in 2014. Flanagan was part of a staff the led the Hawks to their fifth consecutive state championship. Bishop Hendricken averaged 195.8 rushing yards per game, running for 2,546 yards and 34 touchdowns in 2014. The team ran for 280 yards and four touchdowns in the title game victory over LaSalle Academy.

Following his career as a running back and kick returner at St. Anselm College (2010-14), Flanagan spent the spring of 2014 as a student assisant coach at his alma mater, He worked with the team's tight ends and running backs.

During his high school career at Bishop Hendricken, Flanagan was a 2009 First Team All-State running back. He earned a bachelor's degree in communications from St. Anselm in 2014.

updated: 5/4/18