James Larnell "Shack" Harris

July 20, 1947-

Monroe, Louisiana

Grambling State University 68

 

Quarterback

SWAC Hall of Fame

Grambling Athletic Hall of Fame

Louisiana Sports Hall of Fame

SWAC Most Valuable Player, 1967 Orange Blossom Classic

Four SWAC titles

First black player to start a season at quarterback in the NFL

First Black quarterback to start a NFC Championship Game

LA Rams vs. Minnesota Vikings