‘My biggest problem was I had never been in the huddle with an African-American person’

One might not expect a 75-year-old former Southeastern Conference football coach, a WASP born and raised in College Park, Georgia, to be an outspoken advocate for racial justice. But Bill Curry always enjoyed challenging expectations. Selected in the 20th and final round of the 1964 draft, Curry surprisingly made the roster of Vince Lombardi’s powerhouse … Continue reading ‘My biggest problem was I had never been in the huddle with an African-American person’