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The Splash Zone 5/18/20: NFL Incentive For Minority Hires

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Welcome to the Splash Zone, the quickest way to get your day started off right. We bring you a rundown of Miami Dolphins news from the last 24 hours.

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Out of 32 NFL teams there are only four minority head coaches and two minority general managers. The Dolphins are the only team that has both with Brian Flores and Chris Grier leading the way. There is a lack of diversity in the NFL as it’s dominated by white head coaches and managers. The NFL is hoping to introduce an incentive to teams who happen to hire a minority candidate by potentially improving some of their draft picks.

You can check out that story here, and the rest of the day’s round-up below.

NFL proposing plan to incentivize minority hiring with draft position - ProFootballTalk
Commissioner Roger Goodell admitted during Super Bowl week that more needed to be done to create opportunities for minority coach and General Manager candidates.


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