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Washington hires 1st Black female asst.

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Washington promoted Jennifer King to assistant running backs coach Tuesday, making her the first Black female assistant position coach in the NFL.

She is the second woman in league history to be an assistant position coach after Tampa Bay's assistant defensive line coach Lori Locust. King spent the 2020 season as a full-year coaching intern under Ron Rivera and worked with running backs coach Randy Jordan.

Rivera said King came to Washington eager for the opportunity and is deserving of the promotion.

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Rank Name Yds
1 D. Henry2027
2 D. Cook1557
3 J. Taylor1169
4 A. Jones1104
5t D. Montgomery1070
5t J. Robinson1070
7 N. Chubb1067
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9 L. Jackson1005
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2t D. Cook16
2t A. Kamara16
4t N. Chubb12
4t J. Jacobs12
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7t A. Gibson11
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