Paul "Bear" William Bryant: The story of his life

one of Bear Bryant's many quotes.

Website purpose & publisher information

My name is Lily Hasty and I am a sixth grader at Holman Middle School in Henrico County. The purpose of this website is for a research project in English class. We have been working on this project for the past several weeks in class and at home.

Bear while he was in the navy

               Description paragraph
                      childhood

Paul William Bryant was born on September 11, 1913 in Moro Bottom, Arkansas. He was the eleventh child of William and Ida Bryant's twelve children. By the age of thirteen he was 6,1 and 180 pounds. He got his nickname from wrestling a bear from a traveling circus. He was an offensive lineman for Fordyce High School. He earned all-state honors for the 1931 Arkansas High School Football Championship.

       cause/effect paragraph

Bryant became an assistant coach in 1936 for Alabama. He later on became the head coach for the Alabama college football team. He coached for many years and during that time period he had 323 victories. He encouraged Nick Saban to become the head coach of Alabama's football team. He became one of the most accomplished Alabama football coach.

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What made him wrestle the bear?

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How long did he do assistant coach for Alabama?

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When did he stop playing football

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I like how you said how many wins he had

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What is an offensive lineman?

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what year did he acheive 323 wines?

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wins

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How big was the bear and what was the circus called?