The first African American to win Super Bowl MVP honors was Franco Harris in Super Bowl IX.
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Doug Williams was the first black QB to win the Super Bowl and Super Bowl MVP award
Quaterback Roger Staubach was the first offensive Super Bowl MVP.
Bart Starr received the very first Super Bowl MVP award.
Chuck Howley was the first non quearterback to win the Super Bowl MVP Award in 1971 Super Bowl V.
The first non quarterback to win the Super Bowl MVP was linebacker Chuck Howely of the Dallas Cowboys in Super Bowl V.
Quarterback Bart Starr of the Green Bay Packers. He also was the MVP of Super Bowl II.
1967 Super Bowl I MVPThe winner of the MVP Award for the 1967 Super Bowl I was Green Bay Packers quarterback Bart Starr.
Eli Manning was awarded the Super Bowl MVP in the 2008 Super Bowl, Super Bowl 42.
The first Cowboys player to win the Super Bowl MVP award was linebacker Chuck Howley who won the award in Super Bowl V. The Cowboys lost that Super Bowl to the Baltimore Colts 16-13. Howley is the only player in Super Bowl history to be from a losing team and be awarded MVP of the game. The Cowboys first Super Bowl was SB V in 1971 and the MVP was linebacker Chuck Howley. Howley is the only player in Super Bowl history to be named MVP from the losing team.