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Wolfe earns all-decade honor

Garrett Wolfe might be three years removed from his playing days at Northern Illinois, but the former Huskie great is still earning collegiate accolades. released its Mid-American Conference All-Decade Team, which was voted on by the writers and staff at the Web site, and named Wolfe its Offensive Player of the Decade. Wolfe's career was highlighted by a career-best 1,928 yards and 18 touchdowns in 2006 and finished his career with 5,136 yards with 84 touchdowns.

Wolf was joined by fellow former Huskie, and current Atlanta Falcons running back, Michael Turner (2000-03) on the all-decade team. Offensive lineman Doug Free, who played for the Huskies in 2003 until 2006 before being drafted by the Dallas Cowboys, and defensive end Larry English, a 2009 first-round draft pick by the San Diego Chargers, also made the list.

Here is a look at the MAC All-Decade Team.

Pos.   Player QB     Byron Leftwich, MarshallRB     Garrett Wolfe, Northern Illinois
RB     Michael Turner, Northern Illinois
WR    Greg Jennings, Western Michigan WR    Darius Watts, Marshall TE     Tony Scheffler, Western Michigan OL     Kory Lichtensteiger, Bowling Green OLL   John Greco, ToledoOL     Doug Free, Northern Illinois OL     Nick Kaczur, Toledo OL     Joe Staley, Central Michigan DL     Dan Bazuin, Central MichiganDL     Larry English, Northern Illinois DL     Jonathan Goddard, Marshall DL     Jason Babin, Western Michigan LB     Red Keith, Central Michigan LB     James Harrison, Kent State LB     Terna Nande, Miami (Ohio) CB     Dwight Smith, Akron CB     Atari Bigby, UCF CB     Janssen Patton, Bowling Green CB     Dion Byrum, Ohio K       Andrew Wellock, Eastern Michigan P       Chris Miller, Ball State Ret    Ryne Robinson, Miami (Ohio)


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