NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell gestures while speaking before the NFL Women’s Summit Thursday, Feb. 4, 2016, in San Francisco. (AP Photo/Ben Margot)
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The United States' National Football League will create a "Rooney Rule" for women that would require teams to interview female candidates for executive positions, Commissioner Roger Goodell said Thursday.The "Rooney Rule" was established in 2003 and requires NFL teams to interview at least one minority candidate for head coaching or senior football operation jobs.Last month, the Buffalo Bills named Kathryn Smith as a special teams assistant coach, the first full-time female coach in the league.
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