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NBC Sports: ProFootballTalk
Dungy points to Steelers as example of how to hire, retain coachesto have some of those times when you coach. This last time, when they hired Mik
Dungy points to Steelers as example of how to hire, retain coaches
NBC Sports: ProFootballTalk / Posted 4 days ago
to have some of those times when you coach. This last time, when they hired Mike Tomlin, he wasn’t the ‘hot’ guy. [Owner] Dan Rooney took his time, and he knew exactly what they were looking for in a coach. That’s what Dan does. He hires the best... Read more
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ESPN
Study: White coaches fill most jobs on offensenecessary to research the head-coaching candidates who fit their organization.
Study: White coaches fill most jobs on offense
ESPN / Posted 10 days ago
necessary to research the head-coaching candidates who fit their organization. The Rooney Rule, named for Steelers owner Dan Rooney, was adopted in 2003 and required teams to interview at least one minority candidate for head-coaching... Read more
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ESPN
'Staggering' numbers show minority coaching hires have stalledSingletary became first-time minority head coaches while coming off losing seas
'Staggering' numbers show minority coaching hires have stalled
ESPN / Posted 10 days ago
Singletary became first-time minority head coaches while coming off losing seasons, but there were special circumstances. Dan Rooney, namesake for the Rooney Rule, was the one to hire Tomlin. Singletary and Frazier were interim head coaches who... Read more
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ESPN
Robots are invading NFL training campsabout this? Steelers coach Mike Tomlin stumbled across a YouTube video of the
Robots are invading NFL training camps
ESPN / Posted 11 days ago
about this? Steelers coach Mike Tomlin stumbled across a YouTube video of the dummies and inquired about them to staffer Dan Rooney, who played quarterback for the Big Green. The Ravens declined comment on the MVPs, but word of mouth was... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
Michigan State DB Alan Haller gets HOF honor in Lansingtimes in the 40. And on draft day in 1992, it was confirmed that he was NFL wo
Michigan State DB Alan Haller gets HOF honor in Lansing
Detroit Free Press / Posted 12 days ago
times in the 40. And on draft day in 1992, it was confirmed that he was NFL worthy when he got a call from Steelers owner Dan Rooney telling him the team would be selecting him in the fifth round. "I was a starter, but I played with guys like... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Some financial firms tackle diversity gap head-on, say they can't afford not toof the Rooney Rule, originally implemented by the National Football League and
Some financial firms tackle diversity gap head-on, say they can't afford not to
Chicago Tribune / Posted 13 days ago
of the Rooney Rule, originally implemented by the National Football League and named after Pittsburgh Steelers Chairman Dan Rooney, which requires minority candidates to be considered for every open senior position. "It sends a terrible message... Read more
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The Irish Times
Good cause to celebrate as Ireland Funds turns 40year. The brainchild of Irish businessman Sir Anthony O’Reilly and American ent
Good cause to celebrate as Ireland Funds turns 40
The Irish Times / Posted 24 days ago
year. The brainchild of Irish businessman Sir Anthony O’Reilly and American entrepreneur and former ambassador to Ireland Dan Rooney, it all began with a dinner in the Waldorf Astoria hotel in New York on May 26th, 1976. It was far from a roaring... Read more

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