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Custis threw down the foundation as CFL’s first black quarterback

August 8, 2018 | Chris O'Leary
Custis was the league’s first black quarterback. Sixty-seven years after that one season under centre, he’s the one to have walked through a game-changing door. His spirit of breaking down ...

O’Leary: Bernie Custis’ legacy honoured in many ways

June 7, 2017 | Chris O'Leary
From a viewing of Gridiron Underground to an athletic award, Bernie Custis’ legacy lives on even after his passing.