“It’s something I think about, being the second African-American quarterback to win, that’s something special and it’s real.” 

Russell Wilson, Seattle Seahawks quarterback, after winning the Super Bowl Sunday Feb. 2, against the Denver Broncos, 43-8. Wilson joins the Washington Redskins’ Doug Williams as the only black quarterback to win a Super Bowl title. Williams won in 1988 and was the game’s Most Valuable Player.