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Colts star George Taliaferro, the first black player drafted by the NFL, dies
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Colts star George Taliaferro, the first black player drafted by the NFL, dies

Sixty-five years have passed, but Gino Marchetti remembers first meeting George Taliaferro, then a Colts running back. “I arrived late for a team banquet [in Baltimore], and I saw this black guy sitting at a table by himself,” Marchetti said. “I said, ‘Mind if I sit here?’ He said, ‘OK.’ ” Afterward,...

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