Dick Harmon
Dick Harmon is a columnist for the Deseret News with a focus on college athletics. He previously worked as executive sports editor, sports columnist, city editor and police reporter for the Provo Daily Herald for 26 years. He has often appeared on ESPN and other broadcasting programs nationwide. He has written three books and co-authored a fourth. His work has appeared in The Sporting News and other national publications. He and his wife AnnaLee have four children and reside in Orem, Utah.

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It wasn't pretty but for the second week in a row, undefeated and No. 21 ranked BYU showed it has plenty of big plays to meet the challenge. BYU scored 41 points on just 60 plays to defeat the Cavaliers 41-33 ...
Al and Kay Fredette are just like other parents. They want to see Jimmer get as many chances to prove himself as possible and suffer the emotions when things don't go as expected. Also, their charity work is ...
The Utes go to the Big House, the Aggies travel to Arkansas State, and BYU hosts Virginia from the ACC this weekend. While all should be favored, they have plenty to things to be concerned about in Week 4.
He's big, he's fast, and he is very effective at catching opposing defenses off-guard with his legs, but is BYU junior quarterback Taysom Hill taking on too much work when he runs the ball 26 times in one game?
BYU came to UConn with five potential starters suspended for the season opener, but three freshman and a sophomore who'd never played bef were put in the fire immediately, and they all had their moments in the ...
They seem like the nicest guys on the planet, but something must overtake senior Craig Bills and sophomore safety Dallin Leavitt when they put on helmets and pads for BYU's hard-hitting defense.
It got sloppy and a little ugly, but BYU's strengths overcame a lot of mistakes in the Cougars' 33-25 win over Houston Thursday night in LaVell Edwards Stadium.
Former Utah defensive tackles Luther Elliss and Ma’ake Tu’amelie Kemoeatu join former BYU running back and kick returner Vai Sikahema on a list of 20 finalists for the Polynesian Football Hall of F...
Weekly predictions and a look at BYU and Taysom Hill's leap into the national limelight after two weeks of the college football season.
Utah's game at Michigan is looking much easier and BYU's 2-0 record will surely draw more attention to its schedule as the Big Ten appears to be in trouble in this early look at the first playoffs in history.