The first black quarterback who played for the Crimson Tide was Walter Lewis. He played for Alabama during the 1980, 1981, 1982, and 1983 football seasons.
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.
Micheal Landrum, a Sweet Water High School graduate, became the first black quarterback to play at Alabama when he entered as a reserve against Vanderbilt on Sept. 29, 1979. The Crimson Tide won 66-3.
The first black starting quarterback in the SEC was Condredge Holloway of the University of Tennessee in 1972.
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Dennis Franklin is known as being the first black quarterback for the University of Michigan Wolverines.
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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 football player in the SEC played for The University of Tennessee
the first African American quarterback drafted was Fritz Pollard
Autherine Lucy is famous for being the first black student to attend Alabama University.
Tim Caffey was the first Black quarterback at Huffman High in Birmingham
The second black quarterback to play was Marlin Briscoe. Willie Thrower was the first.
Doug Williams is the first black quarterback to play in and win a Superbowl with the Washington Redskins.
willie thrower was the first back quarterback in football and he was a chicago bears