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PFF Preseason 2019 All-MWC Team

Nov 24, 2018; Boise, ID, USA; Utah State Aggies quarterback Jordan Love (10) throws a long pass during the second half of play against the Boise State Broncos at Albertsons Stadium. Boise State defeats Utah State 33-24. Mandatory Credit: Brian Losness-USA TODAY Sports

After grading and analyzing every player on every play of every game during the 2018 college football season, it’s time we unveil the 2019 Preseason PFF All-MWC first team, second team and honorable mention for every position on offense and defense as well as for the first time ever, specialists.

The Preseason All-MWC list may differ a bit from any year-end look back at the previous season as we project to the 2019 season ahead of us. Find out which of these athletes made the PFF All-American team as well.

First-Team Offense

The Mountain West will see some top-notch quarterback play from the three guys listed below as they'll need to play at elite levels against some of the country's most formidable defenders. David Woodward headlines the group as he's our All-American linebacker but San Diego State's Kyahva Tezino graded near the top in seemingly every category a year ago.


Jordan Love, Utah State

Second-Team: Cole McDonald, Hawaii
Honorable Mention: Sean Chambers, Wyoming


Ronnie Rivers, Fresno State

Second-Team: Gerold Bright, Utah State
Honorable Mention: Toa Taua, Nevada


Juwan Washington, San Diego State

Second-Team: Dayton Furuta, Hawaii
Honorable Mention: Elijah Lilly, New Mexico


John Hightower, Boise State

Second-Team: Tim Wilson Jr., San Diego State
Honorable Mention: CT Thomas, Boise State


Tre Walker, San Jose State

Second-Team: Cedric Byrd, Hawaii
Honorable Mention: Brandon Presley, UNLV


Tyleek Collins, UNLV

Second-Team: Kaleb Fossum, Nevada
Honorable Mention: JoJo Ward, Hawaii


Jared Rice, Fresno State

Second-Team: Marcus Williams, New Mexico
Honorable Mention: Cameron Butler, Colorado State


Ezra Cleveland, Boise State

Second-Team: Scott Hattok, Air Force
Honorable Mention: Alfred Edwards, Utah State


J.R. Hensley, Hawaii

Second-Team: Troy Kowalski, San Jose State
Honorable Mention: Justin Polu, UNLV


Keith Ismael, San Diego State

Second-Team: Keegan Cryder, Wyoming
Honorable Mention: Christopher Mitchell, Air Force


John Molchon, Boise State

Second-Team: Nolan Laufenberg, Air Force
Honorable Mention: Daishawn Dixon, San Diego State


Jack Snyder, San Jose State

Second-Team: Jake Nelson, Nevada
Honorable Mention: Parker Ferguson, Air Force


First-Team Defense


Curtis Weaver, Boise State

Second-Team: Mykal Walker, Fresno State
Honorable Mention: Dom Peterson, Nevada


Tipa Galeai, Utah State

Second-Team: Kaimana Padello, Hawaii
Honorable Mention: Jordan Jackson, Air Force


Mosese Fifita, Air Force

Second-Team: Samiuela Akoteu, Hawaii
Honorable Mention: Aaron Blackwell, New Mexico


Sonatane Lui, Boise State

Second-Team: Fua Leilua, Utah State
Honorable Mention: Christopher ‘Unga, Utah State


David Woodward, Utah State

Second-Team: Logan Wilson, Wyoming
Honorable Mention: Gabriel Sewell, Nevada


Kyahva Tezino, San Diego State

Second-Team: Kyle Johnson, Air Force
Honorable Mention: Javin White, UNLV


Jaron Bryant, Fresno State

Second-Team: Tyler Hall, Wyoming
Honorable Mention: Cameron Haney, Utah State


Daniel Brown, Nevada

Second-Team: Kekaula Kaniho, Boise State
Honorable Mention: Darren Hall, San Diego State


Juju Hughes, Fresno State

Second-Team: Trenton Thompson, San Diego State
Honorable Mention: Demitrious Gibbs, UNLV


Tariq Thompson, San Diego State

Second-Team: Jeremy Fejedelem, Air Force
Honorable Mention: Kekoa Nawahine, Boise State


Alijah Halliburton, Wyoming

Second-Team: Avery Williams, Boise State
Honorable Mention: Rojesterman Farris II, Hawaii


First-Team Specialists


Dominik Eberle, Utah State


Ryan Stonehouse, Colorado State

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