MADRID, SPAIN – FEBRUARY 13: Rio Ferdinand of Manchester United reacts during the UEFA Champions League Round of 16 first leg match between Real Madrid and Manchester United at Estadio Santiago Bernabeu on February 13, 2013 in Madrid, Spain.
Rio Ferdinand - West Ham United, Bournemouth, Leeds United, Manchester United, England.
May 21,1975 Lowell W. Perry was Confirmed as chairman of the Equal Opportunity Commission (EEOC) nominated By President Gerald Ford. Mr Perry (a Former NFL Player & University of Michigan Grad) was ALSO the 1st African American assistant coach in the NFL, the 1st African American to broadcast an NFL game to a national audience & Chrysler's 1st African American plant manager. He later served as the director of the Michigan Dept of Labor (1990 -1996). He also served on the NFL Board of…
Lowell Perry in 1957 became the first African-American coach in modern NFL history when he coached receivers for the PITTSBURGH STEELERS! Later in 1966 he became the first African-American to broadcast an NFL game to a national audience.