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1956 Sugar Bowl, Black History Month, Bobby Grier, Pittsburgh Panthers -

Bobby Grier was the first black football player to play in a bowl game in the South. Born: 1933 His story: Grier grew up in Massillon, Ohio, and played fullback and linebacker at the University of Pittsburgh during the 1952-55 seasons. When the Panthers made it to the 1956 Sugar Bowl against Georgia Tech, there […]

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