Hired and Fired: Black Football Coaches

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  • 011812 sports hired fired black coaches raheem morris
  • 011812 sports hired fired black coaches jim caldwell
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  • 011812 sports hired fired black coaches mike singletary
  • 011812 sports hired fired black coaches kevin sumlin
  • 011812 sports hired fired black coaches garrick mcgee
  • 011812 sports hired fired black coaches turner gill
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Luck of the Draw

Whether it’s college or pro football, a poor record at the end of the season is a surefire way for a head coach to be relieved of his duties. Black coaches in the sport have had their share of tough times recently, with some industry insiders speculating that progress for Black head coaches in the NFL specifically will continue to be slow. Here’s a look at the Black football coaches who recently got the ax — or who moved on to bigger fields of glory. —Britt Middleton

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