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Black NFL players call for end of algorithm that assumes Black men have lower cognitive abilities

·10 min read
Black NFL players call for end of algorithm that assumes Black men have lower cognitive abilities

Thousands of retired Black professional football players, their families and supporters are demanding an end to the controversial use of “race-norming” to determine which players are eligible for payouts in the NFL’s $1 billion settlement of brain injury claims, a system experts say is discriminatory.