Quotes by Bear Bryant

About Bear Bryant:

Paul William "Bear" Bryant was an American college football player and coach. He was best known as the longtime head coach of the University of Alabama football team. During his 25-year tenure as Alabama's head coach, he amassed six national championships and thirteen conference championships. Upon his retirement in 1982, he held the record for most wins as head coach in collegiate football history with 323 wins. At the University of Alabama, the Paul W. Bryant Museum, Paul W. Bryant Hall, Paul W. Bryant Drive, and Bryant–Denny Stadium are all named in his honor. He was also known for his trademark black and white houndstooth or gingham hat, deep voice, casually leaning up against the goal post during pre-game warmups, and frequently holding his rolled-up game plan while on the sidelines.

Author Bio

  • NameBear Bryant
  • DescriptionAmerican college football coach
  • BornSeptember 11, 1913
  • DiedJanuary 26, 1983
  • CountryUnited States Of America
  • ProfessionOfficer; Gridiron Football Player
  • AwardsPresidential Medal Of Freedom