Two black quarterbacks have won the Super Bowl. The first was Doug Williams while playing for Washington in , and the second was Russell Wilson while playing for Seattle in Through Super Bowl XLII, no. African Americans starting at QB in the Super Bowl are Doug Williams of the Washington Redskins in Super Bowl XXII, Steve McNair of the Tennessee Titans in Super Bowl. He was the first African-American starting quarterback to win a Super Bowl. Williams also became the first player in Super Bowl history to pass for four touchdowns in a half, and the only quarterback to throw for four touchdowns in a single quarter. Williams is now a team executive for the Redskins, being hired for that role in College: Grambling State. Super Bowl XXII: Doug Williams, Washington Redskins was the only black quarterback to ever win a super bowl in the ''83 season. Starr was also 3–1 in NFL Championship games (, , , and ) before the NFL and AFL met in the first Super Bowl. Dawson was also 1–0 in AFL Championship games before the NFL and AFL met in the first Super Bowl. There have also been three instances of quarterbacks facing off multiple times in the Super Bowl. May 23, · Other quarterbacks did play in the Super Bowl during the s, but to die-hard football fans, it many not seem like it. Joe Montana guided his San Francisco 49ers to three Super Bowl wins during the decade and added one more in , the title game for the season. Jan 19, · Ranking all Super Bowl quarterbacks Joe Montana ( in Super Bowls), Tom Brady ( so far) and John Elway () are the best quarterbacks to start in a Super Bowl. A game-by-game listing of the starting quarterbacks in the Super Bowl.
Harris started for the original Los Angeles Rams — before they moved to St. Los Angeles Raiders A. Mays served as a backup for the Bills the following year, his last in the NFL. New Password Must be at least 6 characters and contain a number and an uppercase and lowercase letter. Those advertisers use tracking technologies to collect information about your activity on our sites and applications and across the Internet and your other apps and devices. Jim McMahon.
Gilliam started one game during the season after starter Terry Bradshaw separated his shoulder. Baton Rouge Sunday Advocate sec. Orlando Sentinel. Jim Kelly, Buffalo Bills, Miami, We are precisely 19 days from Super Bowl 50, the biggest round-number Super Bowl yet. Boomer Esiason.
Retrieved October 19, No position in sports is more important, more powerful and more scrutinized than the quarterback, and starting quarterback in the Super Bowl is one of the most accomplished, stressful jobs imaginable. Tom Brady MVP. The converted defensive back threw for 1, yards and 14 touchdown passes still a team record for a rookie and rushed for an additional yards and three scores in his lone season as a Broncos quarterback. Sure, there are those two Super Bowl wins, but it is worth pointing out that he threw for fewer yards in his career than Dilfer, Gus Frerotte and Jeff Blake. He led the Tigers to three consecutive Southwestern Athletic Conference titles from —, before leaving to rejoin the Tampa Bay Buccaneers as a personnel executive. Williams and Schroeder had a somewhat chilly relationship, stemming from Schroeder ordering Williams to get off the field when the Redskins thought he was injured in the NFC title game and sent Williams to substitute for him, and the team's veterans also preferred Williams over Schroeder as the team's quarterback. One more win -- one final win -- maybe puts him even with Elway, right? No team results found.