Black 14 photo 1 - primary

John Griffin stands with six other members of the black fourteen and one descendant in front of the new plaque honoring the Black 14 during a ceremony at War Memorial Stadium Friday afternoon. Griffin said during his speech he was glad to be welcomed back to campus with his teammates to tell their perspective on what happened when the Black 14 was dismissed from the University of Wyoming football team 50 years ago. Griffin said Friday: “We are now Wyoming football players again.”

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