Rooney Rule Legacy Touches Entirety of NFL and Beyond
"Chairman of the Fritz Pollard Alliance, a foundation promoting equality in coaching, scouting and front-office jobs for NFL teams, Mr. Wooten worked closely with Mr. Rooney to develop a league policy requiring teams to interview minority candidates. Eventually — and, as Mr. Wooten remembers, reluctantly — it would be named after an Irishman who grew up on the North Side.
Duru, N. Jeremi and Batko, Brian, "Rooney Rule Legacy Touches Entirety of NFL and Beyond" (2017). Popular Media. 240.