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Quinn Christensen - Up Close

Nickname:"Q Dog"

Favorite cold cereal:Fruity Pebbles

What is my favorite Gary Crowton quote:"Bring it up."

Why did I choose to play football over other sports:Too fat and slow to play others.

Before a football game, I:Dream of picking up a fumble and running it back.

How did I spend my off-season:We had an off-season?

Who is the best player I've ever faced:Scott Young.

The dirtiest team I've ever played is:Mustangs pee wee football team.

What would I like to do sometime in my life:Live on the beach.

One place I would like to visit:Australia.

If I could play another position, what would it be:Matt Payne, "kicker."

Who has had the greatest influence on my football career and why:My family and wife; they support me so well.

What do I want to be doing 20 years from now:Watching my kids play sports and traveling with my wife.

How did I select my jersey number:I didn't select it. It was all that was left.

What is my favorite hobby or activity away from football:Camping, fishing, family activities.

What is the best book I've ever read:I don't remember the last book I read.

People say I look like:Shrek -- with bigger ears.

My favorite professor or most interesting class I've taken at BYU:Coaching football.

What is my most memorable athletic achievement or moment:At a football pizza party, I took first in an eating competition.

If I had to give up all of my possessions except one, what would be the one thing I kept and why:My car. I need it so I can go to McDonalds.

My favorite scripture:2 Nephi 9:34

My advice to youngsters:Don't lip off, listen to your parents.

Interesting fact most people don't know about me:I raised pigeons in my younger age.

If I were on "Who Wants to Be a Millionaire," the person I'd call for my lifeline is and why:Grandpa Marsden -- smartest man alive.

If I could invite any three people to dinner, who would they be:Wild Bill, Shirley, and Michael Jordan.

On game day my friends and relatives:My dad comes from Idaho and brings my grandma. My grandma comes from Tooele and my mom and sister and brother come from far, far away -- Orem, Utah. My in-laws come from Kaysville with my wife.