Laramie, WY – Two Wyoming Cowboy’s earned All-Freshman Honors from Phil Steele’s publication. Tackle Patrick Mertens and linebacker Devyn Harris, both redshirt freshman were both named to Phil Steele’s 2010 All-Freshman Team.
Mertens started all 12 games for The Pokes in 2010 at defensive tackle. He scored 39 tackles, two sacks and three tackles for loss. His best outing was a home game against Air Force where he had seven tackles.
Starting eight games for Wyoming, Harris was credited with 47 tackles during the 2010 season. Harris also recovered a fumble, four pass break-ups and three tackles for loss. Harris had eight tackles against Air Force and TCU which were his best individual performances.
Only eight players from the MWC were named to Phil Steele’s All-Freshman Team.