Nick Saban won his sixth national championship on January 8, tying Paul W. “Bear” Bryant for the most of any major college football coach. TideSports is looking back at the careers and legacies of both legendary coaches. Our special coverage examines the roots of the coaches, their styles, personalities, accomplishments and more.

Alabama head coach Nick Saban said that Paul W. “Bear” Bryant is the greatest college football coach of all time in his mind.