We are excited about our partnership with NFL and look forward to furthering the mission of the Fritz Pollard Alliance.
Two decades after The Rooney Rule, a great perspective on where we’ve come and the work that still needs to be done.
NFL coaches diversity report 2023: Pittsburgh Steelers’ staff still leads league
NFL coaching staffs are growing more diverse — but not at every position, nor on every team.
For the second consecutive year, USA TODAY Sports compiled career histories and biographic information for every on-field coach in the league at the beginning of the season, from head coaches and coordinators at the top all the way down to quality control coaches and coaching fellows. The data excludes strength and conditioning coaches, analysts/football research staffers, administrative assistants and interns. (View full article)
Fritz Pollard, Bobby Marshall and Paul Robeson were some of the first black athletes to play professional football in the 1920s.
Their courage and skill helped pave the way for future athletes to further integrate the league in the modern era, post-World War II.
The Fritz Pollard Alliance Foundation honors those whose lives embodied the strength, determination and will to change the course of history for generations to follow.
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