What once was a league stocked with talented quarterback now boasts a stable of strong running backs. Considering Jeremy McNichols wasn’t even a preseason All-Mountain West pick, it’s a loaded position.
As has been the case every year since joining the conference, Boise State was tabbed a Mountain West preseason favorite Tuesday. The Broncos earned 27-of-29 first-place votes to win their division. Now, they need to win it for just the second time.
The Boise State football season draws closer and closer, with Mountain West Football Media Days a sure sign it is near. The Broncos will meet with the media Tuesday in Las Vegas, the day the preseason media polls are released.
The Big 12 Conference said earlier this week it is considering expansion beyond its current 10-team structure. That means so-called “Group of Five” teams will hope to get the call-up, including Boise State.