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By Ashley On Tuesday, January 29th, 2013
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Writer Suggests Super Bowl Ref Jerome Boger Was Selected Because He’s Black

The 2012-2013 NFL season will not go down as a memorable one for referees. From the replacement fiasco, to a myriad of missed calls, it seems everyone’s got a gripe about how they do their job. Now the latest More...

By Robert Littal On Friday, January 18th, 2013

Lack of Minority Coaches and GMs in NFL Has More to Do With Buddy System Than Racism

When I worked in the corporate environment,  promotions would come  up and 90% of the time they didn’t go to the most qualified person. They went to the person who was closest to the person doing the hiring. More...

By Glenn Erby On Friday, January 18th, 2013

Lack Of Minority Hires In NFL May Lead To Rooney Rule Being Changed

Since the NFL regular season ended, there were 8 head coaches fired and 7 general manager or front office personnel fired. That’s 15 jobs openings that became available and none were filled by a minority. It More...

By Robert Littal On Friday, November 19th, 2010

Jerry Jones Might Try To Avoid the Rooney Rule

My thoughts on the Rooney Rule is this.  If the team knows who they want to hire immediately, they shouldn’t be force to interview a token candidate, but if a team interviews more than one candidate the More...

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