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.
Mar 8, 2019 10:16 am MSTDick Harmon: Meet the 'old man' on BYU's football roster, a player who fits the bill and wears the mantle well He first came to BYU in 2012, just after Obama was re-elected, and he's been battling the clock and injuries ever since. Meet Sawyer Powell, who is working on finishing his college career after being granted an extra year of eligibility.
Mar 6, 2019 5:16 pm MSTDick Harmon: BYU's new offensive line coach makes immediate impression When Eric Mateos got hired by BYU to replace Ryan Pugh as offensive line coach, he stuffed his car with gear and drove out to Provo. It has been a whirlwind affair at work ever since. Mateos faced the press on Monday after first practice of spring.
Mar 5, 2019 12:48 pm MSTDick Harmon: Idaho salutes Teton's 1976 undefeated legends, a team comprised of current, former Utahns Most were members of three state championship teams, but in 1976 the Teton Redskins were unblemished under a coach whose grandson is now on BYU's roster. From Gary Furniss to current superintendent of Washington School District, they conquered all.
Mar 4, 2019 2:33 pm MSTSitake to oversee BYU spring drills, squad that found some momentum at end of 2018 There is a myriad of storylines for BYU's spring football practice that began Monday. But one hopeful aspect is building on a foundation of hard-fought play despite adversity at the end of last season.