Frederick Douglass "Fritz" Pollard (January 27, 1894 – May 11, 1986) was the
first African American head coach in the National Football League (NFL). Pollard
Oct 9, 2014 ... Art Shell Reflects on Becoming NFL's 1st Black Head Coach in Modern .... "Al
wanted this history to be made on Monday Night Football," Shell ...
First African-American drafted by an NFL club: George Taliaferro, halfback ... First
African-American head coach to take team to Super Bowl: Lovie Smith, 2006 ...
Aug 8, 2016 ... Dungy, the first Black head coach to win a Super Bowl, recognized ... Tony Dungy
, former NFL head coach, poses next to his bronze bust ...
Sep 2, 2015 ... ... Pollard, First African-American Head Coach in National Football League (NFL)
... He became the first #black to be named to the Walter Camp ...
Apr 2, 2014 ... American football pioneer Fritz Pollard was one of the professional ... the first
black coach and quarterback in the formative days of the NFL.
This football history page lists many famous NFL firsts. Take a trip ... First NFL
Playoff Game Featuring Two African-American Head Coaches: January 4, 2003.
Jan 22, 2007 ... It took 41 years for a black head coach to make it all the way to the Super Bowl. ...
decent, deserving men have pushed the NFL forward.
Feb 4, 2007 ... white one that read ``NFL champions'' and walked to midfield, where he and
Smith ... "I'm proud to be the first African-American coach to win