Racism In Football

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Racism affects the teams and how they deal with it.
Alabama fan shoots rival college fan in heated argument over whose team is better “Scarborough”.Alabama has a rich history in both football and racism. Alabama has had a lot of racism in its history and it has greatly affected how the state runs and operates. It also has a great history in football which is affected by the racism in the state. The fans of Alabama football are loyal and show it quite well and in good and bad way towards the football team and racist action for it.
Racism battle throughout history Rosa Parks, a black seamstress, is arrested for refusing to give up her seat for a boarding white passenger as required by law (AlabamaHistory). White Southerners did not embrace this
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Fans celebrate with the players. Tens of thousands of fans gathered to celebrate Alabama's latest national championship, one that was especially hard to achieve (Zenor). "I don't think anybody's ever going to forget" that play, Saban told a crowd Alabama estimated at 40,000 (Zenor). Alabama has sold out every game since 88' (AlabamaFootball). With both racism and football being so big in Alabama there are alot of effects and conflicts that are created because of…show more content…
People have posted racist ideas on many multimedia programs. Twitter (Rankin). Instagram (Rankin). People would do most anything. He told me, 'Some of these people are going to kill me, and going to kill you (Berkow).

How they are dealing with it Player are responding to these action to avoid having them gain popularity (Harris). "This girl goes to the same university as me but they say, 'racism is dead.' Unfortunately, this thread says the opposite,” Harris tweeted (Rankin). “Idk what’s worse....her saying those things or her thinking she can come to the south which would make it (OK) to say???” Johnson responded (Rankin). The problem of racism is huge in Alabama, but is getting better as time goes on.

Racism affects the teams and how they deal with it. Alabama is rich with the amount of racism in its history and it has greatly affected how the state runs and operates. It also has a great history in football which is affected by the racism in the state. The fans of Alabama football are loyal and show it quite well and in good and bad way towards the football team and racist action for it. If your football team had a win, loss, and tie record of 905-302-42. Would people kill to say that their team is the
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