Grambling's Doug Williams will be honored Saturday | Events
It's been 25 years since Grambling State University Football Coach Doug Williams became the first and only Black quarterback to win a Superbowl.
Williams will be honored for his accomplishment on Saturday, Feb. 9 in Baton Rouge. A semi-formal reception will be held at Boudreaux's, 2647 Government Street, from 6 p.m. to 11 p.m. The event is sponsored by the Grambling Legends and Friends of Football. Proceeds will used to suppport the Grambling football program.
Williams, who was a quarterback at Grambling, led the Washington Redskins to victory against the Denver Broncos in Superbowl XXII in 1988. He was named the MVP.
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