New York Jets’ First Female Coach and NFL’s First African-American Female Coach Collette V. Smith Discusses Surviving Rape and Says ‘Football Saved My Life’

When Collette V. Smith was 18, she had just moved from New York City to Alabama to attend Tuskegee University. Her mother’s family lived in nearby Georgia and she would often visit on weekends for home-cooked meals and familiar company. During one such visit, Smith, who later made history […]