BYU football team shares gospel messages while on the road

BYU football coach Bronco Mendenhall said it is always the highlight of his week. And he wasn’t talking about a football game.

Since 2005, Mendenhall and the football team have spent almost every Friday night before a game dressed in slacks and ties, going to church, giving talks and singing hymns.

Last Friday was no different, as Mendenhall and team members shared gospel messages and inspiration with church members in Fort Collins, Colo., the night before beating Colorado State 49-10 on the field.

This “football fireside” tradition, Mendenhall said, is “really the only reason to have a football program.”

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