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Black Quarterbacks

Black Quarterbacks Leading More Teams in NFL

Marc H. Morial | Posted 11.30.2013 | Sports
Marc H. Morial

More black quarterbacks are getting a chance to excel on the field and earn the dignity, big salaries and endorsements that come with their success.

Andrew Luck, Robert Griffin III and the Most Racially Divisive Position in Sports

Chris Beneke | Posted 06.26.2012 | Sports
Chris Beneke

The fact that Andrew Luck has been widely praised for his athleticism and Robert Griffin III for his leadership qualities and comprehension of sophisticated passing schemes may reflect a change in the tormented way that we talk about quarterbacks and race.

Too Black for Quarterback

Brock Cohen | Posted 10.30.2011 | Sports
Brock Cohen

The image of a black quarterback calling the shots on a last-minute, game-winning TD drive is as alarming to a significant segment of the American populace as that of a Cambodian-American cowboy herding cattle on the prairie.

Athletic Blacks vs Smart Whites: Why Sports Stereotypes Are Wrong

Casey Gane-McCalla | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Casey Gane-McCalla

Biological factors do not compel people from certain races to excel in certain sports. Cultural factors do.