PBS NewsHour

How Gruden's emails expose NFL's regressive attitude

Clip: 10/12/2021 | 5m 59s | Video has closed captioning.

One of the National Football League’s most well-known head coaches — Jon Gruden of the Las Vegas Raiders — is out of a job after a series of highly offensive emails were publicly disclosed by The New York Times and the Wall Street Journal. Gruden's swift resignation Monday raises larger questions about representation and inclusion in professional football. William Brangham has the story.

Aired: 10/12/21

Rating: NR

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