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NFL's First Woman Coach: Jen Welter

Dr. Jen Welter, NFL's first female coach

Football is on the rise in popularity with women. Currently 45 percent of NFL Fans are women. The NFL has seen the trend and wants it to expand. Three months ago, they hired the first full-time female referee. Last week, they hired the first female coach, Dr. Jen Welter. 

 “I want little girls to grow up knowing that when they put their mind to something, when they work hard, that they can do anything regardless” of the expectations of others, said Jen Welter.  [MORE]

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