Legendary Grambling coach Eddie Robinson’s widow, Doris, dies at 96

September 18, 2015 in Obituaries, Sports

GRAMBLING, La. (AP) — Doris Robinson, the widow of longtime Grambling State University football coach Eddie Robinson, died Wednesday after a brief illness, the north Louisiana university said in a […]

CURRY: Selling Out Black College Football to Make a Buck

September 30, 2013 in Editorials, News, Opinion, Sports

By George E. Curry

Editor, NNPA
I cringed as the scores came in over the weekend. Ohio State 76, Florida A&M 0. Florida State 54, Bethune-Cookman 6. Miami 77, Savannah State 7. Our HBCUs have traded their proud, rich football heritage for money. And I don’t think it’s worth it…