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07/29/2015 02:24 pm ET

Madeleine Albright Congratulates Jen Welter On Becoming First Female NFL Coach

They both know what it's like to be first.

Former Secretary of State Madeleine Albright congratulated Jen Welter on becoming the first female NFL coach in a tweet on Wednesday.

Albright, the first female to serve as U.S. Secretary of State, pointed out her common bond with Welter:

On Tuesday, it was announced Welter will intern with the Arizona Cardinals' coaching staff during the team's training camp and preseason.

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