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This NFL Game Saw The First Female Coach And Ref Come Together

Sarah Thomas and Jen Welter FTW.

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Dr. Jen Welter made headlines last month when she was hired by the Cardinals to work with their inside linebackers.

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The NFL thought so too.

The first female official meets the first female NFL coach. This is awesome. #KCvsAZ http://t.co/nBGHPhy9L9

The Chiefs went on to win the game 34 - 19.

Jen Welter. Sarah Thomas. History. 🙌 #KCvsAZ

David Mack is a reporter and weekend editor for BuzzFeed News in New York.

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