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Wyoming Cowboy Logan Harris joins Detroit Lions as undrafted free agent

Oct 16, 2021; Laramie, WY, USA; Wyoming Cowboys offensive guard Logan Harris (79) against the Fresno State Bulldogs at War Memorial Stadium. The Bulldogs beat the Cowboys 17-0. Mandatory (Credit: Troy Babbitt-UW Media-Athletics)

CHEYENNE, Wyo. — Former Wyoming Cowboy Logan Harris is joining the Detroit Lions as an undrafted free agent, University of Wyoming Athletics announced today.

Harris was a starter on three Wyoming bowl championship teams in 2017, ‘19 and ‘21 and earned All-Mountain West Conference honors three consecutive years, a news release states.

For his career, Harris started 43 of 54 games for the Cowboys. He began his Cowboy career starting all 13 games of his true freshman season of 2017 at center. He was part of the Wyoming offense that was led by quarterback Josh Allen. The 2017 Cowboys won the Famous Idaho Potato Bowl and posted an 8–5 record. Harris started all 11 games he played in during the 2019 season at right guard, including Wyoming’s victory in the 2019 Arizona Bowl.

The Torrington, Wyoming native concluded his college career in 2021 starting all 13 games at right guard on UW’s 2021 Famous Idaho Potato Bowl Championship team, the release states.

Harris was selected as Honorable Mention All-Mountain West Conference by conference head coaches and media in three consecutive seasons — 2019, 2020 and 2021.

He was the leader of an offensive line that helped Wyoming rank No. 20 among FBS teams in rushing offense in 2021, No. 14 in the nation in 2020 and No. 23 in the country in 2019.

Harris joins his former teammates Chad Muma, Garrett Crall and Keegan Cryder as Cowboys who earned NFL opportunities this spring, according to the release. Muma was selected by the Jacksonville Jaguars as the sixth pick in the third round of the 2022 NFL Draft. Crall is joining the Miami Dolphins as an undrafted free agent, and Cryder is joining the Tampa Bay Buccaneers as an undrafted free agent.