The first black starting quarterback in the SEC was Condredge Holloway of the University of Tennessee in 1972.
The NFL's tallest Quarterback is Joe Flacco of the Baltimore Ravens. He is 6'7"
David Kooi, FAU at 6'7''
Tallest Quarterbacks in the NFLBrock Osweiler, Denver Broncos 6-6 240 lbs.
did the cowboys first game have a black quarterback in 1960
Tim Tebow(461) Tebow didn't have 461 touchdown passes!
As of 23 October it's Cam Newton for Auburn.
Don Gaffney -- October 3, 1973. He lead UF to a win AT Auburn. Not only was he the first black QB to start a game at UF, but he was the first to start in the SEC! A Great Gator!
Brock Osweiler From ASU 6'8
The second black quarterback to play was Marlin Briscoe. Willie Thrower was the first.
Parnell Dickinson was not only the Buccaneers first quarterback, but their first black quarterback as well. He played during their inaugural 1976 year.
The first black basketball player in sec was perry Wallace from vanderbilt.
Yes, there have been several. The first black quarterback at Alabama was Michael Landrum in 1979.
Walter Lewis was the first black starting quarterback in Alabama history. He was also the last quarterback to play for the legendary Coach Bear Bryant.
Tim Caffey was the first Black quarterback at Huffman High in Birmingham
Dan McGwire, a quarterback who was with the Seahawks and Dolphins between 1991-1995, is the tallest QB to play in the NFL at 6' 8". He is the brother of the former baseball star Mark McGwire. (some records list him as 6 feet 7½ inches)
This is a matter of opinion. I would have to say Donovan McNabb is the best black quarterback to play today.
the first African American quarterback drafted was Fritz Pollard
Doug Williams is the first black quarterback to play in and win a Superbowl with the Washington Redskins.
In 1997, Kordell Stewart became the second black starting quarterback for the Steelers. The first was Joe Gilliam in 1974.
Tommy Hodson, who led the Tigers to two SEC championships (1986, 1988).
Warren Rabb, a senior. He won All-SEC honors in 1959.