To date, the only black QB to win a Super Bowl is Doug Williams of the Washington Redskins (MVP of Super Bowl XXII). However, Williams was not the only black quarterback to play in the Super Bowl. Donovan McNabb quarterbacked the Eagles in Super Bowl XXXIX but lost to the Patriots.
Doug Williams was the first to start and win.
Doug Williams with the Washington Redskins in Super Bowl XXII.
Doug Williams Grambling
The first African American to start a Super Bowl was Doug Williams of the Washington Redskins in Super Bowl XXII.
Eldridge Dickey of the Oakland Raiders was the first African American quarterback in the NFL. He was a 1968 first-round draft pick.
the first African American quarterback drafted was Fritz Pollard
First African-American quarterback in the NFL: Willie Thrower (Michigan State), Chicago Bears 1953 The first African American quarteraback was Willie Thrower. -----According to the Pro Football Hall of Fame, Fritz Pollard of the Hammond Pros was the first African American to play the position of quarterback in a game in 1923.
Fritz Pollard was the first African American quarterback in the NFL. He was also the first African American coach in the NFL.