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Grambling University Football Boycott: Canary in a Coal Mine

William H. Turner | Posted 01.23.2014 | Black Voices
William H. Turner

The Grambling challenge is really about much more than this single incident involving a stellar black college sports team. It's about the collective cultural and social acceptability and the economic sustainability of black colleges in a so-called post-racial America.

Grambling Players Refuse To Travel To Game

AP | By DAVID BRANDT | Posted 12.18.2013 | Sports

JACKSON, Miss. (AP) — Grambling's proud football program descended into further chaos Friday when the school canceled Saturday's game against Jackso...

Robert Champion's Family Rejects $300K Settlement, And Other HBCU Highlights This Week

Posted 11.09.2012 | Black Voices

In a week that saw mid-Atlantic and Northeast coastal towns recovering from storm damage, and the reintroduction of grassroots political mobilizat...

Recalling and Living Up to the Great Example of Coach Rob

Denny Dressman | Posted 05.25.2011 | Sports
Denny Dressman

And as I did with everyone who came to me with a copy of my biography of the legendary Grambling coach, I asked: "Did you know Coach Rob?" I, of course, wanted to know more.

Bobby Bowden Following in the Reluctant Footsteps of Eddie Robinson

Denny Dressman | Posted 05.25.2011 | Sports
Denny Dressman

As coaches, Bobby Bowden and the late Eddie Robinson have more in common than just amazing longevity and tremendous success.