CONTENT TYPES

FILTER BY DATE

    • From
    • To

SEARCH TOOLS

64 results for "paul bear bryant"

Page of 4
  1. Gus Malzahn wins Bryant award

    ESPN.com staff

    HOUSTON -- Gus Malzahn knows all about Bear Bryant, so this award meant a whole lot to the Auburn coach. Malzahn is the Paul "Bear" Bryant College Coach of the Year after leading a remarkable turnaround in his first season in charge of the Tigers,...

    Blog | January 15, 2014
  2. Auburn Tigers' Gus Malzahn wins Paul "Bear" Bryant College Coach ...

    Gus Malzahn knows all about Bear Bryant, so this award meant a whole lot to the Auburn coach.

    Story | Conversation | January 15, 2014
  3. Former A&M trainer reflects on Bryant

    Sam Khan Jr.

    COLLEGE STATION, Texas -- Many of the memories are fuzzy now for Billy Pickard. Time can do that to a person. Today marks what would have been legendary coach Paul "Bear" Bryant's 100th birthday. Pickard, who was once a student trainer under Bryan...

    Blog | September 11, 2013
  4. Paul "Bear" Bryant

    Paul "Bear" Bryant's legacy remains carefully preserved 100 years after his birth.

    Photo Gallery | Conversation | September 10, 2013
  5. Four-star LB Holcombe flips to Alabama

    Greg Ostendorf

    For Keith Holcombe (Tuscaloosa, Ala./Hillcrest), it had always been a dream to play for the University of Alabama. He grew up just minutes from campus. His father played for legendary head coach Paul "Bear" Bryant back in his day. He has been a Crims...

    Blog | July 30, 2013
  6. Question of the week: Bryant or Saban?

    Alex Scarborough

    Editor's note: Each week the TideNation staff will address an issue surrounding the Alabama football program. It's draft week on the website, so we themed today's question along those lines: If you were forced to choose, would you take Paul "Bear" Br...

    Blog | July 08, 2013
  7. It's draft week at TideNation

    Alex Scarborough

    TUSCALOOSA, Ala. -- When combing through the best players in Alabama history, it's become a matter of separating eras: the early Wallace Wade and Frank Thomas era that put the Crimson Tide on the map, the Paul "Bear" Bryant era that produced a whoppi...

    Blog | July 08, 2013
  8. A-Day flubs, flaws dismay Saban

    Alex Scarborough

    TUSCALOOSA, Ala. -- There is something unsettling about seeing Alabama coach Nick Saban wear a suit onto the football field. He's no Paul "Bear" Bryant. He doesn't roam the sidelines in a coat and tie. He wears a hat only when it rains. He's a coach ...

    Blog | April 20, 2013
  9. Penn State Nittany Lions' Bill O'Brien wins Paul 'Bear' Bryant Aw...

    Penn State coach Bill O'Brien said he didn't think he stood a chance of winning Thursday night.

    Story | Conversation | January 17, 2013
  10. Strong named to Bryant Award watch list

    Matt Fortuna

    Louisville's Charlie Strong is one of 18 head coaches on the watch list for the Paul Bear Bryant Award, given to the national coach of the year. A list of five to 10 finalists will be revealed in early December, with the winner being announced Jan...

    Blog | November 16, 2012
  11. Report: Longtime Bryant aide Varner dies

    Recruiting Nation staff

    Billy Varner, the man who among other things was coach Paul "Bear" Bryant's driver, passed away Monday following lengthy health issues, al.com reported. Varner was profiled earlier this year by ESPN Outside The Lines reporter Wright Thompson. Be...

    Blog | October 02, 2012
  12. Countdown to kickoff: 38

    Alex Scarborough

    From now until kickoff in Arlington, Texas, we'll be counting down the days before Alabama and Michigan get the season started. Today, we move to No. 38 and what it means to UA football. See all the previous editions here. Paul 'Bear' Bryant had a...

    Blog | July 25, 2012
  13. College football -- Is Alabama Crimson Tide coach Nick Saban the ...

    Chris Low

    Steve Spurrier raised eyebrows this past spring when he said Nick Saban would need to win elsewhere to be the greatest coach of all time. But after winning titles with two teams, Saban has little left to prove.

    Story | Conversation | July 13, 2012
  14. Countdown to kickoff: 60

    Alex Scarborough

    From now until kickoff in Arlington, Texas, we'll be counting down from 100 until Alabama and Michigan get the season started. Today, we move to No. 61 and what it means to UA football. See all the previous editions here. The 1960s were kind to th...

    Blog | July 03, 2012
  15. Patterson receiving much-deserved honor

    Alex Scarborough

    TUSCALOOSA, Ala. -- The faces of Wallace Wade, Frank Thomas, Gene Stallings and the forever stoic Paul 'Bear' Bryant look off in the distance, their countenance marked forever in larger-than-life bronze statues. The newest addition, Nick Saban, joine...

    Blog | June 15, 2012
  16. Thirty years after Bear Bryant's final season, the man who knew h...

    Wright Thompson

    Thirty years after Bear Bryant's final season, the person who knew him best struggles to remember the man behind the myth. He's not alone.

    Story | Conversation | May 21, 2012