Details of the history of black players in American professional football depend
on the ... Charles Follis is believed to be the first black professional football player
, having ... In 1933, the las...
Feb 18, 2013 ... Who Were The First Black Players in the NFL? ... despite the fact that they broke
the NFL color barrier in 1946, one full year before Robinson ...
Feb 19, 2014 ... UCLA running back was first African American to play in NFL. His story is not
Played one game (November 28, 1915) for the Canton Bulldogs ... First African-
American drafted by an NFL club: George Taliaferro, halfback (Indiana). Picked ...
May 11, 2014 ... What few people know is that in 1946, the Los Angeles Rams signed Kenny
Washington, the first African American player in the league's ...
1945 NFL Championship Game - Cleveland Rams vs. Washington Redskins ...
Draft History: Joe Stydahar, the first drafted player to make it to Canton · Dropkick
Jan 16, 2014 ... First African-American NFL players helped break down barriers. As the nation
celebrates Black History Month, we take a look at the ...
Aug 21, 2014 ... They became the first African Americans to play in the modern NFL. ... pioneering
African American football players made their mark in the ...
While 67 percent of all players in the NFL are black, there are no African-
American owners and one general manager. Ozzie Newsome became the first
Sep 22, 2016 ... Who was the first black quarterback to start for every NFL team? ... He played
eight more years in the NFL as a receiver, only throwing nine ...