5 episodes

Host Clifton Brown examines what it’s like to be Black in the NFL, looking at the experience from many different angles and with many different voices. Race impacts the NFL in unique and challenging ways, whether it’s noticed or unnoticed, spoken or unspoken. The time has come for us to speak.

Black in the NFL Baltimore Ravens

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    • 4.9 • 51 Ratings

Host Clifton Brown examines what it’s like to be Black in the NFL, looking at the experience from many different angles and with many different voices. Race impacts the NFL in unique and challenging ways, whether it’s noticed or unnoticed, spoken or unspoken. The time has come for us to speak.

    Episode 4: Players and Police

    Episode 4: Players and Police

    Host Clifton Brown discusses police brutality and reform with Anquan Boldin, Mark Ingram II, Flint Deputy Deon Smith, former Baltimore Police Detective Darren Sanders and Maryland State Delegate Gabriel Acevero.

    • 57 min
    Episode 3: Player Politics

    Episode 3: Player Politics

    Host Clifton Brown speaks with Ronnie Stanley, Torrey Smith, Gloria J. Browne-Marshall, and Traci Otey Blunt about how they interact with politics and how the political system has treated Black Americans.

    • 59 min
    Episode 2: To Kneel Or Not to Kneel

    Episode 2: To Kneel Or Not to Kneel

    Host Clifton Brown talks with Calais Campbell, Matthew Judon, Benjamin Watson and Steve Wyche about how kneeling in the NFL has evolved from 2016 to now.

    • 50 min
    Episode 1: Shut Up and Play

    Episode 1: Shut Up and Play

    Host Clifton Brown talks with Nate Boyer, Dr. Harry Edwards and Robert Griffin III about speaking out about race and the backlash that comes with it.

    • 44 min
    Teaser: Black in the NFL

    Teaser: Black in the NFL

    Host Clifton Brown examines what it’s like to be Black in the NFL, looking at the experience from many different angles and with many different voices.

    • 1 min

Customer Reviews

4.9 out of 5
51 Ratings

51 Ratings

Maggy Powers ,

A Great Listen

Such an important topic, especially in today’s society. This is more than football, I appreciate the real and honest conversations that are happening on the pod. Excited to hear more!

podfatherfpc ,

This podcast is sorely needed

Perfect time for this. Great to see an NFL team invest in original audio content and not shy away from important topics.

Twin Pod ,

Extremely Relevant

A must-listen pod to hear REAL conversations about the social injustice issues that our athletes overcome on a day to day basis. Well done! 👏