Bear Bryant

A Cadillac & Lighter: How Bear Bryant’s Classic Story Possibly Birthed a Kentucky Football Curse College Basketball A Cadillac & Lighter: How Bear Bryant’s Classic Story Possibly Birthed a Kentucky Football Curse , Staff Writer 3:15pm, March 23

Basketball has and always will be king at the University of Kentucky. Several great coaches like Joe B. Hall, Rick…

“The Bear Bryant Show” Taught Football Like Never Before Alabama “The Bear Bryant Show” Taught Football Like Never Before , 11:23am, January 26

Coach Paul "Bear" Bryant ruled Tuscaloosa with an iron fist. The Bear pulled on his houndstooth hat and led the…

The 10 Best Quarterbacks in Alabama Crimson Tide History, Ranked Alabama The 10 Best Quarterbacks in Alabama Crimson Tide History, Ranked , The League 5:35pm, December 7

The Alabama Crimson Tide have been rolling in recent years under Nick Saban. Since Saban took over as head coach,…

Georgia’s “The Flea Flicker” Broke Alabama’s Spirit in 1965 Georgia Georgia’s “The Flea Flicker” Broke Alabama’s Spirit in 1965 , Staff Writer 1:55pm, December 3

There comes a point when beating traffic sounds more enjoyable than watching your team play. It's been a long day,…

The 10 Most Exciting Plays in Iron Bowl History, Ranked Alabama The 10 Most Exciting Plays in Iron Bowl History, Ranked , Staff Writer 2:06pm, November 23

There are college football rivalries, and there's the Iron Bowl. The feud between the Alabama Crimson Tide and the Auburn…

Alabama’s Four-Fingers Tradition Traces Back to Bear Bryant Alabama Alabama’s Four-Fingers Tradition Traces Back to Bear Bryant , Staff Writer 12:27pm, November 5

The clock strikes zero to signify the end of the third quarter. Alabama fans and players know the drill. They…

The Strange Coincidence of Bear Bryant’s Death Alabama The Strange Coincidence of Bear Bryant’s Death , Staff Writer 6:24pm, November 2

As members of the 1982 Alabama football team carried his casket down the steps of First Methodist Church of Tuscaloosa on…

Bear Bryant’s Near-Death Story From His U.S. Navy Days Made Him a Hero Alabama Bear Bryant’s Near-Death Story From His U.S. Navy Days Made Him a Hero , 1:43pm, October 27

When the name Bear Bryant comes up in casual conversation, most fans picture the stern-faced, hard-nosed leader of the Alabama…

20 Famous (And Infamous) People Who Went to Alabama Alabama 20 Famous (And Infamous) People Who Went to Alabama , Staff Writer 12:12pm, October 22

The University of Alabama has been home to some of the most accomplished people in United States history since its…

Alabama’s Victory Cigar Tradition Has Made Beating Tennessee Sweet For 60 Years Alabama Alabama’s Victory Cigar Tradition Has Made Beating Tennessee Sweet For 60 Years , Staff Writer 2:08pm, October 21

The cities of Tuscaloosa and Knoxville have a proverbial "save the date" for the Third Saturday in October. The card…

14 Perfect Halloween Costume Ideas for SEC Fans of All Ages College Football 14 Perfect Halloween Costume Ideas for SEC Fans of All Ages , Staff Writer 3:45pm, October 13

If you're like me you probably get stuck wondering what you should be for Halloween. Zombies, skeletons and clowns can…

We Spoke With Big Al. Here’s What Life is Like as Alabama’s Mascot Alabama We Spoke With Big Al. Here’s What Life is Like as Alabama’s Mascot , Staff Writer 3:57pm, October 6

The University of Alabama is home to many of the bests. Take a trip to Tuscaloosa and you'll find Nick…

Cornelius Bennett’s “The Sack”: Relive the Hit Heard Around College Football Alabama Cornelius Bennett’s “The Sack”: Relive the Hit Heard Around College Football , Staff Writer 1:46pm, October 4

Few plays in Alabama Crimson Tide history stack up to "The Sack." One could argue for George Teague's "The Strip"…

Alabama Fans Don’t Rush The Field. Here’s Why Alabama Alabama Fans Don’t Rush The Field. Here’s Why , Staff Writer 12:12pm, September 21

Any college football team who pulls off an upset has the right to rush the field. Rushing the field is…

If “Rammer Jammer” Plays, Alabama Just Beat the Hell Outta You Alabama If “Rammer Jammer” Plays, Alabama Just Beat the Hell Outta You , 12:58pm, September 17

Tradition is the backbone of college football. Especially across the SEC, you'll find no shortage of iconic songs and chants…

Joe Namath’s Net Worth: How “Broadway Joe” Raked in the Cash Alabama Joe Namath’s Net Worth: How “Broadway Joe” Raked in the Cash , The League 4:28pm, August 17

Joe Namath is one of the most renowned quarterbacks in New York Jets history, having led his team to a…

Ken Stabler’s “Run in the Mud” Showed His Alabama Toughness Alabama Ken Stabler’s “Run in the Mud” Showed His Alabama Toughness , Staff Writer 3:43pm, August 16

The Alabama Crimson Tide have won 18 national championships since their first season in 1892, which means plenty of memorable…

The Wild Story of How Bear Bryant Earned His Nickname Alabama The Wild Story of How Bear Bryant Earned His Nickname , Staff Writer 11:27am, July 21

Sports is full of incredible and creative nicknames, and Alabama football is certainly no different. Joe Namath took the football…