Samuel G. Freedman, a frequent contributor to The Undefeated, is the author of eight books, including "Breaking The Line," about HBCU football and the Civil Rights Movement.
On Nov. 29, 1969, the all-black team of Florida A&M took on the virtually all-white team of the University of Tampa before a crowd of 45,000.
Back in the 1970s, the coach had to fight the L.A. Rams’ front office and some fans to get the ‘Shack’ in the game
Denzel Washington’s ‘Fences’ shows today’s audiences the power of black life across generations
Athletes’ protest at Wisconsin-Minnesota football game was a missed opportunity