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Keys for African-Americans in NFL

Doug Williams examines the state of the NFL for black QBs and coaches

Updated: February 3, 2011, 3:20 PM ET
By Donald Hunt | Special to ESPN.com

Now two decades removed from becoming the first African-American quarterback to win a Super Bowl, Doug Williams is no less a trailblazer than he was on that historic day in 1988. Breaking into the pro coaching ranks, however, has been harder than breaking through the Denver Broncos' defense for 340 yards and four touchdowns in his MVP-winning performance for the Washington Redskins in Super Bowl XXII.

Yet Williams has been undeterred, showing the tenacity and drive that ...

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