The Times podcast: A Super Bowl with two Black quarterbacks
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For decades, NFL teams actively discouraged black players from playing quarterback, the sport’s marquee position.
Today we go through that shameful story — and celebrate this year’s historic Super Bowl, which will see two black quarterbacks for the first time. Read the full transcript here.
Host: Gustave Arellano
Guests: LA Times opinion columnist LZ Granderson
Column: The NFL should stop running away from its racial history
Nobody should forget Doug Williams
The Big Book of Black Quarterbacks
https://www.latimes.com/podcasts/story/2023-02-06/the-times-podcast-history-of-black-quarterbacks-nfl The Times podcast: A Super Bowl with two Black quarterbacks