NFLPA Executive Director Requests The NFL Release Emails To Help Determine Whether Race Is A Factor In The Hiring Process Around The League

NFL Players Association executive director DeMaurice Smith says one of the primary reasons for his request that the NFL release emails from its investigation of the Washington Football Team is that he wants to determine whether race has been a factor in hiring decisions around the league and whether teams have been “actively hostile to players that have chosen to self-identify in various ways.”

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