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Cyclones' Klein and Knott make preseason Big 12 First Team

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Iowa State linebackers A.J. Klein and Jake Knott were named to the 2012 Preseason All-Big 12 Football Team. Quarterback Geno Smith (West Virginia), defensive end Alex Okafor (Texas) and wide receiver Trey Metoyer (Oklahoma) were picked for individual awards, chosen by media representatives who cover the Conference.

Klein is the returning Big 12 Conference co-defensive player of the year and earned first-team All-Big 12 Conference honors in 2011 after making 116 tackles. Knott also earned first-team All-Big 12 honors after making 115 tackles last season.

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