Midway Meanings: Nine Things We’ve Learned Nine Weeks Into The NFL Season


Black Quarterback’s Are No Longer A Rarity

The headlining story of Week 1 was the record setting amount of black quarterbacks starting for NFL teams. Nine African-American QB’s, including the Panthers Cam Newtown, San Francisco’s Colin Kaepernick and Washington’s Robert Griffin III have emerged as the new faces of the league and signify a new era.