The Best Mountain West Football Teams

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Vote up the Mountain West schools with the historically best football team.

The best Mountain West Conference football teams have served as the first major showcase for a number of great NFL players and history makers like Marshall Faulk, Colin Kaepernick, and Brian Urlacher.

Other talented quarterbacks like Derek Carr, Trent Dilfer, and 2018 NFL Draft pick Josh Allen all played their college ball for Mountain West football programs.

While none of the Mountain West schools has won a national championship, they have all made their presence known on the national stage with multiple bowl game wins.

So which of the Mountain West football teams deserves to be ranked near the top of this list? Which don't? Make your voice heard below and check back to see how other college football fans voted.



  • Boise State Broncos
    Photo: Boise State

    All-time record: 229-66
    Bowl wins: 12
    Conference titles: 13
    National championships: 0

    Notable players: Doug Martin, Jay Ajayi, Leighton Vander Esch

    • Location: Boise, Idaho
  • Air Force Falcons
    Photo: Air Force
    20 VOTES

    Air Force Falcons

    All-time record: 384-325-12
    Bowl wins: 12
    Conference titles: 3
    National championships: 0

    Notable players: N/A

    • Location: Colorado Springs, Colorado
  • Wyoming Cowboys
    Photo: Wyoming
    24 VOTES

    Wyoming Cowboys

    All-time record: 507-560-26
    Bowl wins: 7
    Conference titles: 14
    National championships: 0

    Notable players: Josh Allen, Derrick Martin, Jay Novacek

    • Location: Laramie, Wyoming
  • Utah State Aggies
    Photo: Utah State
    24 VOTES

    Utah State Aggies

    All-time record: 507-514-28
    Bowl wins: 5
    Conference titles: 12
    National championships: 0

    Notable players: Robert Turbin, Chris Cooley

    • Location: Logan, Utah