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Super Bowl 2014: What MWC players are in the game

Did you know that Super Bowl XLVIII is going on today? Of course you did, but did you know what Mountain West players are participating, probably not.

Tom Pennington

SB Nation 2014 NFL Playoff Coverage

The Super Bowl, big game, Super Sunday or in Stephen Colbert's case the Superb Owl coverage is going on today at around 6:30 p.m. ET. If you're NFL team -- or if you don't have a team -- is out of this game you still need someone to root for, so why not let it be related to your favorite Mountain West school.

The Mountain West has 13 players taking part in the game with four on the Seattle Seahawks and nine for the Denver Broncos. Those 13 players place the Mountain West as the conference with the fifth most from one league.

Seattle

• LB Heath Farrell, San Diego State

• RB Robert Turbin, Utah State

• LB Bobby Wagner, Utah State

• SS Jeron Johnson, Boise State -- Injured Reserve

Denver

• LS Aaron Brewer, San Diego State

• TE Joel Dreessen, Colorado State

• RB Ronnie Hillman, San Diego State

• S Duke Ihenacho, San Jose State

• LB Brandon Marshall, Nevada

• DT Mitch Unrein, Wyoming

• TE Virgil Green, Nevada

• OT Ryan Clady, Boise State -- Injured reserve

• OT Ben Garland, Air Force -- Practice squad

Here is some extra info about this game on top of what Mountain West players are in.

Infographic