Art Shell is not actually the first black head coach in the NFL. Fritz Pollard became the first head coach in NFL in 1922 when he recruited players for Brown Bombers. Art Shell is the first modern-day NFL head coach, but not technically the first ever.
Fritz Pollard of the 1921 Akron Pros is considered the first black head coach in the history of the National Football League.
Art Shell is considered the frst black head coach in the modern era.
In the modern era, yes.Fritz Pollard was a player/coach of the 1921 Akron Pros and would be considered the first African American head coach in NFL history.
The Cardinals' first season in the NFL was 1920 and their head coach was Paddy Driscoll. He was head coach from 1920-1922.
Oklahoma has no NFL team.No black NFL head coach has been a native of Oklahoma, although 3 were born in Texas. The hometowns of assistant coaches are not immediately available.
The first head coach in the was Art Shell, but the first coach was Fritz Pollard.
NFL Head Coach happened in 2006.
I do not know his name , but it is the steelers coach