NFL earns high diversity hiring grade
ORLANDO, Fla. -- The NFL received its highest grade for diversity hiring practices but still has work to do.
The annual report by The Institute for Diversity and Ethics in Sport on Thursday gave the league its third consecutive A grade on racial hiring and its first C-plus for gender hiring -- it drew C's the past three years. The combined B score of 82.3 percent is tops for the NFL.
Richard Lapchick, the main author, attributes the improvement to what he sees as a push from NFL commissioner ...
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