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Kish Beverley - Up Close

Nickname:Track guy

Favorite cold cereal:Frosted Mini Wheats

What is your favorite Gary Crowton quote:"Play disciplined, but have fun."

Why did you choose to play football over other sports: The physical and emotional aspects of the game.

Before a football game, I: play John Madden football games.

How did I spend the off-season: Competing on the BYU track team.

Who has had the greatest influence on your football career and why: My brother, Bryan, because he believed in my abilities and never stopped telling me to, 'Just do it!'

What do you want to be doing 20 years from now: Enjoying time with my wife and kids.

Who is the best player you've ever faced: Jake Plummer, Arizona Cardinals

The dirtiest team I've ever played is: Hawai'i

What would you like to do sometime in your life: Serve a mission with my wife in Japan.

One place you would like to visit: Greece

If you could play another position, what would it be: Halfback.

How did you select your jersey number: Only one left.

What is your favorite hobby or activity away from football: Water skiing.

People say I look like: My brother.

What is the best book you've ever read: Jesus the Christ

My favorite professor or most interesting class I've taken at BYU: Randy Bott

What is your most memorable athletic achievement or moment: Being able to play football and run track for BYU.

If you had to give up all of your possessions except one, what would be the one thing you kept and why: My wife and family

My advice to youngsters: If you never try, you'll never know.

My favorite scripture: D&C 89:104

My favorite website is:

If I were on "Who Wants to Be a Millionaire, the person I'd call for my lifeline is and why: Greg Ferney (my brother-in-law), he just passed the bar exam.

Interesting fact most people don't know about me: My real name is Kishaburral William Beverley, which means "Samuari Warrior."

If I could invite any three people to dinner who would they be: President Hinckley, Jesus Christ, and my wife.

On game day, how do your friends and family follow the game: My friends drive from Boise to Provo and my parents usually watch on TV and come when they can.

Where were you when you found out about Sept. 11: I was at my house on the Internet.