Grambling hires Broderick Fobbs as football coach

GRAMBLING, La., Dec. 4 (UPI) -- Former Grambling running back Broderick Fobbs has been hired to coach the Tigers' troubled football program.

Grambling players refuse to travel for Saturday's game

GRAMBLING, La., Oct. 18 (UPI) -- Grambling football players refused to board buses to take them to Mississippi Friday and their scheduled game with Jackson State was canceled.

Players revolt leads to coaching change at Grambling

GRAMBLING, La., Oct. 17 (UPI) -- Grambling State changed head coaches for the second time this year Thursday amid a player revolt that has seen the team fail to practice for two straight days.
Grambling fires football Coach Doug Williams

Grambling fires football Coach Doug Williams

GRAMBLING, La., Sept. 11 (UPI) -- Doug Williams was fired Wednesday as the Grambling State football coach, ending his second tenure in the position.

Doug Williams suing Grambling State

BATON ROUGE, La., April 16 (UPI) -- Grambling State football Coach Doug Williams is suing the Louisiana school, claiming it is trying to get out of fulfilling its contractual obligations to him.

Williams leaves Tampa Bay front office

TAMPA, Fla., May 11 (UPI) -- Former Tampa Bay Buccaneers quarterback and current pro scouting chief Doug Williams is leaving the team, officials said Tuesday.

Doug Williams to be saluted at Super Bowl

GLENDALE, Ariz., Feb. 1 (UPI) -- Former Washington Redskins quarterback Doug Williams will be honored at this Sunday's Super Bowl XLII at Glendale, Ariz.

Eddie Robinson mourned

GRAMBLING, La., April 11 (UPI) -- Former Grambling State head coach Eddie Robinson Wednesday was laid to rest at a funeral procession in Grambling, La.

Coaching legend Eddie Robinson dies at 88

GRAMBLING, La., April 4 (UPI) -- Football coaching legend Eddie Robinson, who had 408 victories in a 56-year career at Louisiana's Grambling State University, has died at the age of 88.

Race discrimination charged in shootings

NEW YORK, May 13 (UPI) -- A Mississippi man who killed six Lockheed Martin co-workers and then shot himself had threatened to carry out race-based attacks, ABC News reported.

EEOC raps Lockheed for racial atmosphere

MONTGOMERY, Ala., July 12 (UPI) -- The Equal Employment Opportunity Commission says Lockheed Martin failed to stop a racially hostile environment before a 2003 Mississippi shooting spree.

Williams leaves Grambling for Bucs

TAMPA BAY, Feb. 12 (UPI) -- Doug Williams has left his alma mater of Grambling State to return to his original NFL team, the Tampa Bay Buccaneers

NCAA probing Doug Williams actions

GRAMBLING, La., Sept. 25 (UPI) -- The NCAA has initiated an inquiry into comments made by Grambling football coach Doug Williams about Maurice Clarett.

Gunman remembered as always angry

MERIDIAN, Miss., July 10 (UPI) -- The Mississippi gunman who shot 14 co-workers, killing five, may have been targeting his victims, a report said Thursday.

Super Bowl MVPs

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Doug Williams
First Lasy Nancy Reagan hold up a Washington Redeskins jersey proclaiming "just say no" as she appealed to youngsters in the Redkins-Giants crowd to reject drugs. Applauding her is Redskins quarterback Doug Williams. (UPI PHOTO/Steve Elfers/FILES)

As Player

As Coach

Douglas Lee Williams (born August 9, 1955 in Zachary, Louisiana) is a former American football quarterback. Williams was best known for his MVP performance in Super Bowl XXII against the Denver Broncos. He is, to date, the only African American quarterback who has won the Super Bowl.

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