Day Three of preseason practice for UNLV football.
Former Montana State safety Michael Rider joined UNLV this year to serve as defensive graduate assistant. Rider was a four-year letterwinner and two-year starter on defense, earning honorable mention All-Big Sky Conference in 2009 and '10. The team's defensive captain as a senior spent last season assisting with the Bobcats, who finished 10-3. The native of Fort Collins, Colo., graduated from Billings West High School in 2006 and earned his bachelor's degree in elementary education from MSU.