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MVP Doug Williams on the Redskin's Super Bowl XXII Win

Super Bowl XXII MVP, Doug Williams, the first African American to play in a Super Bowl, discusses how his team won the championship. His first person account goes into detail about how the Washington Redskins were able to overcome the Denver Broncos and his thoughts about race in the sports world. Williams also distinguished himself by becoming the first player in Super Bowl history to pass for four touchdowns in a single quarter,and throw four in a half. Super Bowl XXII was an American football game between the National Football Conference (NFC) champion Washington Redskins and American Football Conference (AFC) champion Denver Broncos to decide the National Football League (NFL) champion for the 1987 season. The Redskins defeated the Broncos by the score of 42–10, winning their second ever Super Bowl. The game was played on January 31, 1988 at Jack Murphy Stadium in San Diego, California, the first time that the Super Bowl was played in that city.

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