Video: Justin Martin

Wyoming true freshman walk-on kicker Justin Martin didn’t come to play football for the Cowboys just to handle kickoffs, but that’s what he’s doing. Listen to his interesting story during this interview held Monday, Sept. 24, 2012, and for more on his story see Wednesday’s Wyoming Tribune Eagle and Laramie Boomerang, or go to wyosports.net.

 

Video: Brett Smith

Wyoming’s sophomore starting quarterback talks about his maturation as a quarterback, along with who has been a big help in his progress. He also talks about today’s game with Toledo and what season-opening home games mean to him.

Be sure to join WyoSports senior editor Robert Gagliardi for a live game blog/chat for the Toledo game. It starts at 1:30 p.m. with kickoff at 2 p.m. from Jonah Field at War Memorial Stadium.

Video: Jake Jones

Jake Jones made his Wyoming debut last week as the starting right guard against then 15th-ranked Texas. When asked what he did to earn the starting job, he modestly said: “I don’t know. I put a lot of time and work in like all of us linemen did.”

Hear more on what Jones said here, and read about this and more Wednesday’s Wyoming Tribune Eagle, Laramie Boomerang and online at wyosports.net.

UW-Texas postgame thoughts

I don’t think it surprised that many Wyoming fans the Cowboys lost at No. 15 Texas 37-17 Saturday night here in Austin.

Did it surprise you it was by 20 points? Did you think it would be more? I won’t lie, I thought it would be.

I didn’t think UW would hit as many big plays as it did, like the 82-yard touchdown pass from sophomore quarterback Brett Smith to junior receiver Robert Herron. There also was a 45-yard pass from out of the shadow of UW’s goal line, and a 22-yard TD pass later in the fourth quarter. I liked that big-play ability.

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