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The 14th Annual Johnnie L. Cochran Jr. Salute To Excellence Awards

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On this edition of In Black America, producer/host John L. Hanson Jr. presents highlights of the 14th Annual Johnnie L. Cochran Jr. Salute To Excellence Awards held during Super Bowl LIII week in February.

Featured on the program are Roger Goodell, commissioner of the National Football League; Michael Bidwell, president of the Arizona Cardinals; Jeremi Duru, counsel with the Fritz Pollard Alliance Foundation; Will McClay, vice president of player personnel with the Dallas Cowboys; Khai Harley, vice president of football operations with the New Orleans Saints; Ed Goines, senior vice president, general counsel and government affairs with the Seattle Seahawks; and Ted Crews, vice president of communications with the Kansas City Chiefs.

John L. Hanson is the producer and host of the nationally syndicated radio series In Black America. It’s heard on home station KUT Tuesdays at 9:30 p.m., as well as weekly on close to 20 stations across the country. The weekly podcast of IBA, the only nationally broadcast black-oriented public affairs radio program, is one of KUT’s most popular podcasts.