Black Broadcasting Pioneer Gone at age 81:Remember ‘The NFL Today’ on CBS, with Brent Musburger, Irv Cross and Phyllis George??? CBS Sports mourns the loss of Irv Cross

PHILADELPHIA — Irv Cross, the former NFL defensive back who became the first Black man to work full-time as a sports analyst on national television, died Sunday. He was 81. from CBSPhilly.com: The Philadelphia Eagles, the team Cross spent his six of his nine NFL seasons with, said Cross’ son, Matthew, confirmed his father died… Continue reading Black Broadcasting Pioneer Gone at age 81:Remember ‘The NFL Today’ on CBS, with Brent Musburger, Irv Cross and Phyllis George??? CBS Sports mourns the loss of Irv Cross