[Yahoo! Sports] NFL has record number of black head coaches this year (AP)

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    [Yahoo! Sports] NFL has record number of black head coaches this year (AP)

    The NFL's rule that at least one minority candidate be interviewed for each head coaching vacancy is the reason there are now a record seven black head coaches, six more than 16 years ago, the author of several sports diversity studies said Thursday. The University of Central Florida's Institute for Diversity and Ethics in Sport credited the league's "Rooney Rule," adopted in late 2002, for the...

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