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Danny Hansen Athlete Profile

#62 Danny Hansen

Position: Offensive Guard Height: 6-3 Weight: 244 Roster Years: 1976-1979 Hometown: Salt Lake City, UT


Parents are Walther (cleaning contractor) and Mabel Hansen ... wife's name is Carol ... majoring in business managment.

Before BYU

High School - Another fine athlete out of Granite High, Dan was defensive end and tight end, and was voted MVP lineman on the team two years ago ... coached by Darold Simmons (Utah) ... was all-state ... had a 3.4 GPA.

1976 | Freshman Year

Impressed coaches as a JV regular ... went to Tangerine Bowl.

1977 | Sophomore Year

Saw action in '77 but mostly backed up All-WAC Keith Uperesa.

1978 | Junior Year

Was a starter for all of the Cougars' games ... was cited by coaches as offensice lineman-of-the-game against Oregon.