Charles Follis was believed to be the first black player in the NFL from 1902 to 1906. Between 1920 and 1926, there were only nine black people that played in the NFL, making Fritz Pollard and Bobby Marshall the first black players in the NFL in 1920.
Fritz Pollard and Bobby Marshall were the first black players in what is now the NFL in 1920.
Quarterbacks, Punters and a few lineman. Most college football players are black. Most of the white players are too buzy getting an education.
The first black football player in the SEC played for The University of Tennessee
a lot... I would venture to say over 75%