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The Rooney Rule is a National Football League policy that requires league teams to interview ... Until 1979, Fritz Pollard was the only minority head coach in NFL history (which was during the leagu...

Study NFL coaching diversity crisis - ESPN.com

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Jan 12, 2016 ... Although there's lots of focus on diversity among NFL head coaches ... "Black coaches are less likely to be promoted than white ones, ...

Among N.F.L. Coaches, a Lack of Diversity Trickles Up - The New ...

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Jan 21, 2016 ... The number of minority head coaches has stagnated, and new research suggests this is due to a shortfall in the hiring of minority assistant ...

The NFL Has Been Approaching Its Diversity Problem The Wrong Way

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Jan 15, 2016 ... It's been about a dozen years since the questionable firing of two black head coaches led the NFL to institute a rule aimed to address the lack of ...

UPDATED: NFL Head Coaching Hires By The Numbers - Forbes

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Jan 4, 2016 ... Who fills these coveted spots? Does previous NFL head coaching experience boost the re-hiring resumé? What about making the playoffs as a ...

NFL head coach candidates ready for hire after Black Monday | The ...

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Dec 30, 2015 ... Several NFL coaches will be fired after Week 17, and the search for their replacements will begin immediately. From Hue Jackson and Teryl ...

Coaching tracker: All jobs filled - NFL.com

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Jan 15, 2016 ... The NFL head coaching carousel stopped spinning on Saturday when the Titans filled the final opening by making interim head coach Mike ...

No African-American NFL head coaches hired in 2013 - NFL.com

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Jan 17, 2013 ... The head coach hiring cycle is over, with no African-Americans, such as Lovie Smith, hired this go-round. The number of African-American ...

Increase in minority decision-makers a positive step for NFL - NFL.com

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Mar 6, 2015 ... Despite a jump in minority head coaches and coordinators in the NFL since 2012 , few are offensive play-callers. Jim Caldwell tells Judy Battista ...

How many black coaches are there in the NFL - Answers.com

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As of January 13, 2016, there were five African-American coaches in charge of National ... As of January 13, 2016, there have been 21 black head coaches in the history of the National Football League (active coaches are in bold): 1.

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Lovie Smith Firing Hints of Different Standard for Black NFL Coaches

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Jan 8, 2016 ... Former Tampa Bay Buccaneers head coach Lovie Smith was fired late ... He was fired because there is no room in the NFL for Black coaches ...

NFL's Affirmative Action-like 'Rooney Rule' Hurting Black Coaches

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Jan 7, 2016 ... According to Smith, the Rooney Rule, which requires NFL teams to interview minority candidates for head coaching and senior football ...

With number of black head coaches down, NCAA needs its own ...

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Jan 18, 2016 ... The Rooney Rule, which requires NFL teams to interview at least one minority candidate for head coaching vacancies, has its critics. But it has ...