Up Close: Tyler Beck

(Photo by Jaren Wilkey/BYU Photo)

• NICKNAME : Wolverine
• FAVORITE COLD CEREAL: Life
• FAVORITE BRONCO MENDENHALL QUOTE: “Conditioning is the habit of total effort.”
• BEFORE A FOOTBALL GAME, I: Listen to reggae and oldies
• ONE PLACE I WOULD LIKE TO VISIT: Tarkine Rainforest, Tasmania
• WHO HAS HAD THE GREATEST INFLUENCE ON MY FOOTBALL CAREER AND WHY: My dad, he inspires me.
• IF I COULD PLAY ANOTHER POSITION WHAT WOULD IT BE: Quarterback
• WHAT DO I WANT TO BE DOING 20 YEARS FROM NOW: I want to be close to my family and friends.
• WHAT IS MY FAVORITE HOBBY OR ACTIVITY AWAY FROM FOOTBALL: Skateboard and BBQ.
• HOW DID I SELECT MY JERSEY NUMBER: It was either mine or 52.
• FAVORITE SCRIPTURE: Helaman 12:12-14
• MY ADVICE TO YOUNGSTERS: Never let anyone tell you, ‘you can’t.’
• ONE RULE I’D CHANGE IN COLLEGE FOOTBALL IS: I would get rid of TV timeouts.
• IF I WERE HOSTING YOU ON A RECRUITING VISIT TO PROVO, THE MOST IMPRESSIVE THING I’D HAVE TO SHOW YOU WOULD BE: Betos- I need to show there is good Mexican food.
• IF I COULD INVITE ANY THREE PEOPLE TO DINNER, WHO WOULD THEY BE: Mahatma Gandi, Will Smith, Mitt Romney.