Most of today’s black coaches are youthful products of generations before them. Generations that had to grind at college football’s lower-tier programs in order to prov
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In many industries, investment banking for example, when an African-American is hired to a lofty, “running the show” position, it’s usually still, unfortunately
David Shaw, Charlie Strong and Kevin Sumlin aren't the first black coaches to win a bowl game, but the manner in which they did so this season will make other schools give
Brian Flores’ hire could lead to Miami becoming the first NFL franchise with a Black GM, Assistant GM, HC, DC and Assistant HC.
The Huskies keep it in the family.
The Miami Dolphins’ next head coach is a humble kid from the projects of Brownsville, Brooklyn who always dreamed big.
Josh Gattis is getting a chance to enter the head coaching pipeline as an offensive coordinator, a rarity for Black men on the major college level.
Charlie Ward is one of the greatest college quarterbacks of all time, but his story is much bigger than football.
The short leash for African-American NFL head coaches will continue this offseason with the expected firings of Todd Bowles, Vance Joseph and Steve Wilks.
Black head coaches often have to battle the opposition on the field and the racism within their own football family.