Bryant Museum preparing exhibit for Paul W. Bryant centennial celebration

Alabama football coach Paul (Bear) Bryant looks across the Tulane University practice field in New Orleans, Louisiana, Dec. 27, 1966 as defensive coach Jimmy Sharpe runs interior linemen through defensive drills. The Alabama football team went through practice sessions as its Sugar Bowl opponent, the University of Nebraska, arrived in New Orleans after a week of practice in Brownsville, Texas. (AP Photo/Jack Thornell)
Alabama football coach Paul (Bear) Bryant looks across the Tulane University practice field in New Orleans, Louisiana, Dec. 27, 1966 as defensive coach Jimmy Sharpe runs interior linemen through defensive drills. The Alabama football team went through practice sessions as its Sugar Bowl opponent, the University of Nebraska, arrived in New Orleans after a week of practice in Brownsville, Texas. (AP Photo/Jack Thornell)

TUSCALOOSA, Ala. (WIAT) – September 11, 2013 marks what would have been the 100th birthday for legendary Alabama head coach Bear Bryant.

To mark the occasion, the Bryant Museum is preparing for a special exhibit to commemorate the day.

The exhibit opens Wednesday with a special day of free public admission to the museum.

For more information on the centennial celebration for Coach Bryant, click here.

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