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Briscoe, 76, was the first Black quarterback to start in the AFL, inspiring African American athletes who followed at the position
The Black College Football Hall of Fame is in Canton because of James ‘Shack’ Harris and Joe Horrigan
Today’s superstar black passers are continuing to build on the accomplishments of the trailblazers who kicked down the door for them.
Can they change the outlook of fans?
The famed coach would be 100 years old today
Against the GOAT, the Chiefs superstar has opportunity to take next step
Back in the 1970s, the coach had to fight the L.A. Rams’ front office and some fans to get the ‘Shack’ in the game
He’ll pick up the award at the Hall’s induction of seven greats this weekend
The first African-American to start a season opener also was the first to start and win an NFL playoff game