The 1899 Baylor Bears football team represented Baylor University in the 1899 college football season. This was the first football season for Baylor. They all four games at home games in Waco, Texas. They were coached by head coach R. H. Hamilton. Initially, Baylor played its home games on an undetermined field near the university. Baylor played its first game against Texas A&M, which would become a rivalry, the Battle of the Brazos, with over 100 games played in the series by 2003.