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"Even the FRA concedes they have no 'reliable or conclusive statistical data' to suggest that two-person crews are safer.
It now also includes all ethnic minorities, not just African Americans.
Currently, 5 of the 32 head coaches in the NFL are African-American, with 1 additional head coach who is Hispanic.
The Lions claimed they attempted to interview other candidates but that the African-American candidates withdrew from interviews, believing Mariucci's hiring was inevitable.
The Lions would not have a minority head coach until hiring Jim Caldwell in 2014.