Doug Williams was first to start and win the Super Bowl
The first African American to start a Super Bowl was Doug Williams of the Washington Redskins in Super Bowl XXII.
Joe Gilliam as a backup for the Steelers. The first black QB to start and win a Super Bowl was Doug Williams.
Doug Williams was the first to start and win.
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.
Tom Brady of the New England Patriots in 2001, 2003, 2004, 2007, and 2012
Don Gaffney -- October 3, 1973. He lead UF to a win AT Auburn. Not only was he the first black QB to start a game at UF, but he was the first to start in the SEC! A Great Gator!