Dean "Deaner" Nesmith was a professional football player athletic trainer in the United States. He played professionally for the New York "Football" Yankees and was a three-year letterman for the Kansas Jayhawks, where he would return as athletic trainer of the school. He also was the trainer for the 1960 United States Olympic Basketball Team.
- "KATS Hall of Fame". Kansas Athletic Trainers Society. Retrieved September 14, 2012.