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Mountain West announces 10th anniversary football team

Mountain West announces 10th anniversary football team

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LAS VEGAS - The Mountain West Conference announces its 10th Anniversary Football Team, as selected by a combined panel of media, institutional and conference personnel and on-line fan poll. In order to be eligible for consideration, candidates must have been a first team all-Mountain West selection at least once in their careers.

Anniversary teams will be chosen for each of the 19 conference-sponsored sports during the 2008-09 seasons in celebration of the Mountain West's 10th anniversary.

The MountainWest Sports Network - Mtn. will broadcast a series of special presentations highlighting the 10th anniversary of the Mountain West Conference. The football team announcement debuts at 11 a.m. PT today, with an encore presentation at 7 p.m. PT. The announcement of the volleyball, soccer, and men's and women's cross country 10th anniversary teams will follow at 7:30 p.m. PT. Interviews with coaches and several of the respective honorees will be part of each 30-minute show.

**Mountain West Football 10th Anniversary Team**
**Position****Player****School****Years Played in MWC****All-Conference**
Quarterback:**Alex Smith****Utah**2002-042004
Running Backs:**Luke Staley** DonTrell Moore**BYU** New Mexico1999-01 2002-052001 2002 - 2004
Wide Receivers:David Anderson Jovon BouknightColorado State Wyoming2002-05 2002-052003 2005
Tight End:**Jonny Harline****BYU**2004-062005, 2006
Offensive Line:Ryan CookNew Mexico2002-052003, 2004, 2005
Offensive Line:**Doug Kaufusi****Utah**1999-012000, 2001
Offensive Line:**Jordan Gross****Utah**1999-022002
Offensive Line:Erik PearsColorado State2001-042003, 2004
Offensive Line:Adam GoldbergWyoming1999-022001, 2002
Place Kicker:John SullivanNew Mexico2004-072007
Defensive Line:Kabeer Gbaja-BiamilaSan Diego St. 19991999
Defensive Line:Chase OrtizTCU2005-07 2005, 2006, 2007
Defensive Line:**Brady Poppinga****BYU**2001-04 2002, 2003, 2004
Defensive Line:**Steve Fifita****Utah** 2002-05 2004, 2005
Linebacker:**Rob Morris****BYU**1999 1999
Linebacker Kirk Morrison San Diego State 2001-04 2002, 2003, 2004
Linebacker:Beau Bell UNLV2004-07 2007
Defensive Back:Brian Urlacher New Mexico1999 1999
Defensive Back:**Eric Weddle****Utah** 2003-06 2005, 2006
Defensive Back:Jamaal Brimmer UNLV2001-04 2002, 2003, 2004
Defensive Back:Will DempsSan Diego State 1999-01 2000, 2001
Punter: **Matt Payne****BYU**2001-04 2002, 2003, 2004
Punt/Kick Returner:Dexter WynnColorado State 2000-03 2002, 2003

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