Thumbs up for Oregon’s Rooney Rule; it’s 10 years old and it’s worked: Issues & Answers

January 9, 2020 By

News and commentary about Division I college football with an emphasis on the state of Oregon.


I like Oregon’s Rooney Rule for two reasons:

— It works. The rule, passed by the Oregon legislature in 2009, requires the state’s public universities to interview a qualified minority candidate while searching for a head coach or athletic director.