Parnell Dickinson was not only the Buccaneers first quarterback, but their first black quarterback as well. He played during their inaugural 1976 year.
did the cowboys first game have a black quarterback in 1960
The first black starting quarterback in the SEC was Condredge Holloway of the University of Tennessee in 1972.
Walter Lewis was the first black starting quarterback in Alabama history. He was also the last quarterback to play for the legendary Coach Bear Bryant.
Tim Caffey was the first Black quarterback at Huffman High in Birmingham
the first African American quarterback drafted was Fritz Pollard
The second black quarterback to play was Marlin Briscoe. Willie Thrower was the first.
Doug Williams is the first black quarterback to play in and win a Superbowl with the Washington Redskins.
Yes, there have been several. The first black quarterback at Alabama was Michael Landrum in 1979.
The first black quarterback to be a starter was Marlin Briscoe of the Denver Broncos in 1968. After a fantastic rookie season, he was not asked back to play quarterback. You can see the entire story on the bio page below
willie thrower was the first back quarterback in football and he was a chicago bears
Michael Dunn a standout quarterback from Bethel High School in Hampton, VA.
Ed Lovell - 1987
Willie Thrower first to play. Marlin Briscoe the first to start.
The first black quarterback who played for the Crimson Tide was Walter Lewis. He played for Alabama during the 1980, 1981, 1982, and 1983 football seasons.