Bright was selected to the Lions' 2004 50th Anniversary Dream Team. Since 2006 he has been the head coach for the Daytona Beach Thunder arena football team.
He is the eldest of 10 children and also the eldest of 23 paternal grandchildren. Bright and wife, Tammy, currently reside in Volusia County, Florida. He has four children from various partners and one grandchild.
Official's grandson hurt in fall off mower: Willie Bright lifted the machine off the 6-year-old, who lost part of a leg.
Nov 15, 2006; Byline: Kristen Reed Nov. 15--A 6-year-old Deltona boy -- the grandson of a DeLand city commissioner -- lost part of his leg in a...