Adam Rittenberg is a senior writer covering college football for ESPN.com. He joined ESPN in 2008 and has reported extensively on the college football coaching industry. Like every team, he ain't played nobody.
Of the 17 new head coaches, only Marshall’s Charles Huff and Buffalo’s Maurice Linguist are Black
Black coaches like him face choices of being a Power 5 assistant or HBCU head coach
It’s 10 years old but the NCAA and most states ignore its potential
At 56, he’s one of only 14 black coaches in the 130-team FBS