Former Jets and Chiefs head coach Herm Edwards does not agree with the proposal to reward teams that hire minority coaches and GMs with better draft picks.
The proposal, which NFL owners decided to table this week, would have moved a team up 10 spots in the third round of the draft if it had a minority general manager and six spots if it had a minority head coach. Edwards says that makes no sense.
“The first thing that came to my mind was, ‘What does that look like?’” Edwards told the New York Post. “What does that even sound like? This is the National Football League.