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Bear Bryant

Career Record: 38 Years, 323-85-17, .780 Pct. (*at major schools)
Bowl Record: 29 Bowls, 15-12-2, .552 Pct. (*in major bowls)

Coaching Record

Year School G W L T Pct SRS SOS AP Pre AP High AP Post Bowl Notes
1945 Maryland 9 6 2 1 .722 3.50 -4.50
1946 Kentucky 10 7 3 0 .700 12.51 3.61 19
1947 Kentucky 11 8 3 0 .727 10.73 2.18 13 Great Lakes Bowl-W
1948 Kentucky 10 5 3 2 .600 9.49 4.19
1949 Kentucky 12 9 3 0 .750 12.20 -0.05 7 11 Orange Bowl-L
1950 Kentucky 12 11 1 0 .917 17.95 -0.39 13 3 7 Sugar Bowl-W
1951 Kentucky 12 8 4 0 .667 16.38 6.54 6 6 15 Cotton Bowl-W
1952 Kentucky 11 5 4 2 .545 3.70 4.34 19 20
1953 Kentucky 10 7 2 1 .750 11.69 3.79 13 16
1954 Texas A&M 10 1 9 0 .100 0.13 8.63
1955 Texas A&M 10 7 2 1 .750 16.74 9.94 8 17
1956 Texas A&M 10 9 0 1 .950 20.18 6.28 9 4 5
1957 Texas A&M 11 8 3 0 .727 15.03 6.39 2 1 9 Gator Bowl-L
1958 Alabama 10 5 4 1 .550 7.12 3.72
1959 Alabama 11 7 2 2 .727 7.82 3.73 10 10 Liberty Bowl-L
1960 Alabama 11 8 1 2 .818 14.10 4.46 5 9 Bluebonnet Bowl-T
1961 Alabama 11 11 0 0 1.000 24.03 5.30 3 1 1 Sugar Bowl-W
1962 Alabama 11 10 1 0 .909 22.47 5.11 3 1 5 Orange Bowl-W
1963 Alabama 11 9 2 0 .818 18.34 7.61 3 2 8 Sugar Bowl-W
1964 Alabama 11 10 1 0 .909 22.06 8.15 6 1 1 Orange Bowl-L
1965 Alabama 11 9 1 1 .864 24.39 11.02 5 1 1 Orange Bowl-W
1966 Alabama 11 11 0 0 1.000 23.75 3.84 1 1 3 Sugar Bowl-W
1967 Alabama 11 8 2 1 .773 16.13 8.59 2 2 8 Cotton Bowl-L
1968 Alabama 11 8 3 0 .727 10.96 7.42 10 7 17 Gator Bowl-L
1969 Alabama 11 6 5 0 .545 9.03 7.39 13 13 Liberty Bowl-L
1970 Alabama 12 6 5 1 .542 14.45 10.62 16 16 Bluebonnet Bowl-T
1971 Alabama 12 11 1 0 .917 27.66 11.91 16 2 4 Orange Bowl-L
1972 Alabama 12 10 2 0 .833 25.60 10.19 7 2 7 Cotton Bowl-L
1973 Alabama 12 11 1 0 .917 26.10 7.68 6 1 4 Sugar Bowl-L
1974 Alabama 12 11 1 0 .917 22.55 7.55 4 2 5 Orange Bowl-L
1975 Alabama 12 11 1 0 .917 23.05 5.89 2 2 3 Sugar Bowl-W
1976 Alabama 12 9 3 0 .750 18.41 7.33 6 6 11 Liberty Bowl-W
1977 Alabama 12 11 1 0 .917 24.48 8.15 6 2 2 Sugar Bowl-W
1978 Alabama 12 11 1 0 .917 25.99 11.83 1 1 1 Sugar Bowl-W
1979 Alabama 12 12 0 0 1.000 22.70 4.04 2 1 1 Sugar Bowl-W
1980 Alabama 12 10 2 0 .833 23.80 7.39 2 1 6 Cotton Bowl-W
1981 Alabama 12 9 2 1 .792 17.07 5.98 4 2 7 Cotton Bowl-L
1982 Alabama 12 8 4 0 .667 14.99 6.66 3 2 Liberty Bowl-W
Overall 425 323 85 17 .780 16.77 6.12
Maryland 9 6 2 1 .722 3.50 -4.50
Kentucky 88 60 23 5 .710 11.83 3.03
Texas A&M 41 25 14 2 .634 13.02 7.81
Alabama 287 232 46 9 .824 19.48 7.26

Appearances on Leaderboards, Awards, and Honors

Includes seasons at major schools

Consensus All-Americans
Buddy Brown (1973)
Jim Bunch (1979)
Leroy Cook (1974-1975)
Paul Crane (1965)
John David Crow (1957)
Cecil Dowdy (1966)
Bob Gain (1950)
John Hannah (1972)
Dennis Homan (1967)
Bobby Johns (1967)
Lee Roy Jordan (1962)
Ej Junior (1980)
Woodrow Lowe (1974)
Marty Lyons (1978)
Johnny Musso (1971)
Billy Neighbors (1961)
Ozzie Newsome (1977)
Babe Parilli (1950-1951)
Ray Perkins (1966)
Mike Pitts (1982)
Tommy Wilcox (1981)

Games
1947 Kentucky 11 (#2)
1949 Kentucky 12 (#1)
1950 Kentucky 12 (#1)
1951 Kentucky 12 (#1)
1952 Kentucky 11 (#3)
1956 Texas A&M 10 (#10)
1957 Texas A&M 11 (#1)
1959 Alabama 11 (#1)
1960 Alabama 11 (#1)
1961 Alabama 11 (#1)
1962 Alabama 11 (#1)
1963 Alabama 11 (#1)
1964 Alabama 11 (#1)
1965 Alabama 11 (#1)
1966 Alabama 11 (#1)
1967 Alabama 11 (#1)
1968 Alabama 11 (#1)
1969 Alabama 11 (#1)
1970 Alabama 12 (#1)
1971 Alabama 12 (#2)
1972 Alabama 12 (#1)
1973 Alabama 12 (#1)
1974 Alabama 12 (#1)
1975 Alabama 12 (#1)
1976 Alabama 12 (#2)
1977 Alabama 12 (#1)
1978 Alabama 12 (#3)
1979 Alabama 12 (#1)
1980 Alabama 12 (#2)
1981 Alabama 12 (#2)
1982 Alabama 12 (#3)
Career 425 (#4)

Wins
1949 Kentucky 9 (#5)
1950 Kentucky 11 (#1)
1951 Kentucky 8 (#10)
1956 Texas A&M 9 (#5)
1957 Texas A&M 8 (#8)
1960 Alabama 8 (#9)
1961 Alabama 11 (#1)
1962 Alabama 10 (#2)
1963 Alabama 9 (#3)
1964 Alabama 10 (#2)
1965 Alabama 9 (#4)
1966 Alabama 11 (#1)
1967 Alabama 8 (#9)
1968 Alabama 8 (#8)
1971 Alabama 11 (#3)
1972 Alabama 10 (#4)
1973 Alabama 11 (#2)
1974 Alabama 11 (#1)
1975 Alabama 11 (#2)
1977 Alabama 11 (#1)
1978 Alabama 11 (#2)
1979 Alabama 12 (#1)
1980 Alabama 10 (#5)
1981 Alabama 9 (#10)
Career 323 (#3)

Losses
1954 Texas A&M 9 (#3)
Career 85 (#75)

Win-Loss Percentage
1950 Kentucky .917 (#4)
1956 Texas A&M .950 (#3)
1960 Alabama .818 (#8)
1961 Alabama 1.000 (#1)
1962 Alabama .909 (#4)
1963 Alabama .818 (#7)
1964 Alabama .909 (#3)
1965 Alabama .864 (#7)
1966 Alabama 1.000 (#1)
1971 Alabama .917 (#3)
1972 Alabama .833 (#9)
1973 Alabama .917 (#7)
1974 Alabama .917 (#3)
1975 Alabama .917 (#3)
1977 Alabama .917 (#1)
1978 Alabama .917 (#2)
1979 Alabama 1.000 (#1)
1980 Alabama .833 (#6)
Career .780 (#19)

Bowl Games
Career 29 (#3)

Bowl Wins
Career 15 (#3)

Bowl Losses
Career 12 (#3)

Bowl Win-Loss Percentage
Career .552 (#25)