Home Tags Rooney Rule

Tag: Rooney Rule

NFL seeks arbitration for Flores’ racial discrimination suit

By Larry Neumeister, Associated Press The NFL and six of its teams have filed for arbitration in the lawsuit that alleges they engaged in racial...

Fired Miami Dolphins coach sues NFL, alleging racist hiring

By Larry Neumeister, Associated Press Fired Miami Dolphins coach Brian Flores sued the NFL and three teams on Tuesday over alleged racist hiring practices for...

Why most NFL head coaches are white – behind the NFL’s abysmal record on diversity

By George B. Cunningham, Texas A&M University A couple of weeks after the close of the National Football League’s regular season, there is just one...

NFL Executives on Diversity: ‘We’ve Got to Do Better’

By Stacy M. Brown, NNPA Newswire Senior National Correspondent Ron Rivera of the Washington Football Team was the only minority head coach hired in the...

NFL Announces Major Steps to Incentive Teams to Hire Minorities for Top Posts

In an expansion of its Rooney Rule, which had previously called on teams to interview minority candidates, the league said teams must also interview...