A Racial Milestone for the Super Bowl

Two African-Americans will make history on Super Bowl Sunday as the first black coaches in NFL history to reach the big game. Doug Williams, who was the first black quarterback to win the Super Bowl, joins Alex Chadwick to talk about what it could mean for diversity in football leadership.



Please keep your community civil. All comments must follow the NPR.org Community rules and terms of use, and will be moderated prior to posting. NPR reserves the right to use the comments we receive, in whole or in part, and to use the commenter's name and location, in any medium. See also the Terms of Use, Privacy Policy and Community FAQ.

Support comes from: