Recently fired Houston Texans general manager Brian Gaine “targeted” African American employees in a series of firings during his tenure, a former Texans security coordinator alleged in a complaint filed with the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission.
Jeff Pope, who was notified he would not be retained by the team May 8, made a series of allegations in a 4,500-word charge of discrimination complaint obtained by USA TODAY Sports early Thursday morning. with little insight into the move disclosed by the team.
Attempts to reach Gaine were not immediately successful Thursday morning.
that Pope’s allegations of racial bias “was not a factor in the recent decision to relieve Brian Gaine from his job as general