Payton, Rice, Robinson head class

Updated: February 20, 2010, 7:44 PM ET
Associated Press

ATLANTA -- Walter Payton, Jerry Rice, Deacon Jones and former Grambling coach Eddie Robinson were among the first set of honorees inducted into the Black College Hall of Fame on Saturday.

The Atlanta-based Black College Hall was established last year by former Pro Bowl quarterback James Harris and Super Bowl MVP Doug Williams. The first class included eight players, two coaches and one contributor.

Williams, who starred at Grambling, said Saturday's event was the culmination of a lot ...

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