This Week in Black History


Oct. 5, 1985

Grambling State University defeats Prairie View A&M 27-7, giving Grambling coach Eddie Robinson 324 career victories in college football. That broke the legendary Paul “Bear” Bryant’s record. Robinson went on to win 408 games in 55 years as Grambling coach before retiring in 1997.

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