The Denver Broncos have named their season-long diversity coaching internship the Marlin Briscoe Diversity Coaching Fellowship, the team announced Tuesday.
“I feel very humbled,” Briscoe said. “It’s a great honor to be recognized after all these years.”
Briscoe made pro football history in 1968 when he became the first Black quarterback in the Super Bowl era.
Nicknamed “the Magician,” Briscoe was drafted in the 14th round by the Broncos and switched positions from defensive bac