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Tigers’ historic 1968 game in Yankee Stadium featured by CBS Sports

GRAMBLING — For Brian Davis and Alexis Arguello, the “1st and Goal in the Bronx, 1968: Grambling vs. Morgan State” was more than just a documentary to co-produce for the CBS Sports Network.

Over the five months that they worked on the project, it became a labor of love and admiration.

“It is a great and wonderful story about the first football game ever to be played between historically black colleges at Yankee Stadium,” said Davis. “We had a short staff and budget, but the rewards were tremendous. It was an honor to be involved in it and to see the tremendous sense of pride that everybody felt about their schools.”

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