Wednesday, July 20, 2016

"Minority coaching hires have stalled" in the NFL

ESPN:

Teams have taken a chance on 21 first-time white head coaches and only one first-time minority head coach, Todd Bowles, over the past five hiring cycles (2012-16).

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80 of the NFL's current 85 offensive coordinators, quarterbacks coaches and offensive quality control coaches are white, including all 37 with the word "quarterback" in their titles.

23 of 32 defensive coordinators are white.