Hermann's words will hurt women aspiring to be major-conference ADs

Rutgers' Julie Hermann is just one of three female Division I major-conference athletic directors.
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The problem is, it won't be just Hermann's words printed there for the world to see. It's her gender, too, maybe subtly, maybe just a photo, but people remember, and when there have only been four other women at her level in the history of collegiate athletics, it's even harder to forget.

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