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Has NFL Hiring Become Color Blind?

African-American influence will be strong at Super Bowl again, but with the coaching searches complete, it will be a step backward for minority coaching numbers across the league. Only Romeo Crennel was hired this offseason, with Winston Moss shut out again.

One of the more compelling bits of Super Bowl XLVI trivia, courtesy of John Wooten, is that the game marks the sixth consecutive year in which at least one of the teams in the championship matchup will include either a head coach or a general manager of African-American descent. "It's something of which we're most proud," Wooten, chairman of the Fritz Pollard Alliance Foundation and fresh back...

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