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2022 PFF College Preseason All-Mountain West Team

Fresno, California, USA; Fresno State Bulldogs quarterback Jake Haener (9) throws a pass against the Nevada Wolf Pack in the first quarter at Bulldog Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Cary Edmondson-USA TODAY Sports

• Boise State, Fresno State, San Diego State and Air Force lead the way with four players apiece on the All-Mountain West first team.

• The All-Mountain West quarterbacks are Fresno State's Jake Haener (first team), Boise State's Hank Bachmeier (second team), San Jose State's Chevan Cordeiro (third team) and Air Force's Haaziq Daniels (HM).

• Check out PFF's 2023 NFL Draft Big Board to see which Mountain West stars are among the top preseason draft prospects.

Ahead of the 2022 college football season, PFF presents its preseason All-Mountain West Team.

Below are the first, second and third teams in addition to an honorable mention team. For in-depth analysis of these college football talents — and their respective programs — take a look at the 2022 PFF College Football Preview Guide.



QB: Jake Haener, Fresno State

RB: Brad Roberts, Air Force

RB: Titus Swen, Wyoming

WR: Jalen Cropper, Fresno State

WR: Jesse Matthews, San Diego State

WR: Dante Wright, Colorado State

TE: Gary Williams, Colorado State

OT: Aaron Frost, Nevada

OT: Everett Smalley, Air Force

G: Micah Vanterpool, Hawai'i

G: Isaac Cochran, Air Force

C: Alama Uluave, San Diego State


DI: Dom Peterson, Nevada

DI: Jonah Tavai, San Diego State

Edge: Viliami Fehoko, San Jose State

Edge: Vince Sanford, Air Force

LB: Kyle Harmon, San Jose State

LB: Cam'Ron Carter, Colorado State

CB: Cameron Lockridge, Fresno State

CB: Caleb Biggers, Boise State

S: JL Skinner, Boise State

S: Evan Williams, Fresno State

Flex D: Tyreque Jones, Boise State


K: Jonah Dalmas, Boise State

P: Stephen Kotsanslee, Utah State

PR/KR: Jordan Byrd, San Diego State


QB: Hank Bachmeier, Boise State

RB: Dedrick Parson, Hawai'i

RB: Calvin Tyler Jr., Utah State

WR: Josh Kelly, Fresno State

WR: Kyle Williams, UNLV

WR: Stefan Cobbs, Boise State

TE: Trace Bruckler, New Mexico

OT: Jacob South, Utah State

OT: John Ojukwu, Boise State

G: Ben Dooley, Boise State

G: Eric Abojei, Wyoming 

C: Leif Fautanu, UNLV


DI: Eliel Ehimare, UNLV

DI: Cole Godbout, Wyoming

Edge: Keshawn Banks, San Diego State

Edge: David Perales, Fresno State

LB: Austin Ajiake, UNLV

LB: Michael Shawcroft, San Diego State

CB: Kenyon Reed, San Jose State

CB: Nehemiah Shelton, San Jose State

S: Jack Howell, Colorado State

S: Trey Taylor, Air Force

Flex D: Tavian Combs, New Mexico


K: Daniel Gutierrez, UNLV

P: Matthew Shipley, Hawai'i

PR/KR: Jamaal Bell, Nevada


QB: Chevan Cordeiro, San Jose State

RB: Toa Taua, Nevada

RB: David Bailey, Colorado State

WR: Elijah Cooks, San Jose State

WR: Isaiah Hamilton, San Jose State

WR: Tory Horton, Colorado State

TE: Kyle Patterson, Air Force

OT: Frank Crum, Wyoming

OT: Ilm Manning, Hawai'i

G: Amani Trigg-Wright, UNLV

G: Isaak Gutierrez, New Mexico

C: Chandler Dolphin, Utah State


DI: Devin Phillips, Colorado State

DI: Scott Matlock, Boise State

Edge: Cade Hall, San Jose State

Edge: Christopher Herrera, Air Force

LB: Easton Gibbs, Wyoming

LB: Ezekiel Noa, Boise State

CB: Nohl Williams, UNLV

CB: Markel Reed, Boise State

S: Jerrick Reed II, New Mexico

S: CJ Baskerville, San Diego State

Flex D: Camby Goff, Air Force


K: Brandon Talton, Nevada

P: Carson King, Fresno State

PR/KR: Thomas Pannunzio, Colorado State


QB: Haaziq Daniels, Air Force

RB: George Holani, Boise State

RB: Devonte Lee, Nevada

WR: Justin Lockhart, San Jose State

WR: Melquan Stovall, Colorado State

WR: Jermaine Bradock, San Jose State

TE: Treyton Welch, Wyoming

OT: Brandon Crenshaw-Dickson, San Diego State

OT: Alfred Edwards III, Utah State

G: Gray Davis, Colorado State

G: Mose Vavao, Fresno State

C: Thor Paglialong, Air Force


DI: Blessman Ta'ala, Hawai'i

DI: Jordan Bertagnole, Wyoming

Edge: Daniel Grzesiak, Utah State

Edge: Byron Vaughns, Utah State

LB: Malachi Langley, Fresno State

LB: Dequan Jackson, Colorado State

CB: Michael Anyanwu, Utah State

CB: Kaonohi Kaniho, Boise State

S: Patrick McMorris, San Diego State

S: Tre Jenkins, San Jose State

Flex D: Justin Houston, Fresno State


K: Matthew Shipley, Hawai'i

P: Aaron Rodriguez, New Mexico

PR/KR: Luke Wysong, New Mexico

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