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The Illinois Fighting Illini will be wearing an all-orange uniform for their Saturday night contest against the Wisconsin Badgers.
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The No. 25 ranked Wisconsin Badgers will travel to play against the Illinois Fighting Illini on Saturday.
At 4-2 Wisconsin has shown both the good and bad this season they hope for more of the former as they play against a 3-2 Illinois team this weekend.
Coverage of the game between Wisconsin and Illinois will air on the Big Ten Network beginning at 8:00 pm ET from Memorial Stadium...
MADISON, Wis. -- Kyle French lost more than his starting kicking job when he missed a 38-yard field goal wide left against Northwestern last week. Apparently, he also will lose his scholarship.
French, a redshirt junior from Menomonee Falls, Wis., posted on his Facebook page Thursday night that he would not be back with the team for his senior season.
"I want to personally...
What does a guy have to do to get a little respect around here these days?
That's got to be what's going through the mind of Wisconsin quarterback Joel Stave these days, because it seems to matter very little what results are...some in the Badger fan base will find fault with anything he doesn't do perfectly.
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When it comes to road night games this season, Wisconsin is finally off the schneid.
Wisconsin obliterated Illinois, 56-32, at Memorial Stadium on Saturday night to secure its first road victory of the season. The Badgers (5-2, 3-1 in Big Ten play) put together their highest point total this year and look primed for a great run to close 2013.
Handing out grades for Wisconsin'...
Here are five things we learned from Wisconsin's 56-32 victory against Illinois on Saturday night:
Chris Borland's value to Wisconsin could be greater than we thought
We all knew Borland was a tremendous linebacker. But when Borland left the game for good in the first quarter after suffering a right leg injury, the Badgers' defense changed. On Illinois' first four...
The learning curve is getting easier at Wisconsin.
The 25th-ranked Badgers feel they're hitting their stride after a dominant win, and they'll look to stay focused for a potentially tricky trip to Champaign on Saturday night to face Illinois.
Coach Gary Andersen switched to a 3-4 scheme and installed new packages in his first year in Madison. It's been a learning process...
When a starting linebacker is also named the field goal specialist for kicks longer than 45 yards, you just know there are going to be some jokes in response. Last night, Wisconsin coach Gary Andersen announced that the Badgers will be using linebacker Chris Borland on long field goal tries – a move that, needless to say, is interesting. The team is moving away from using Kyle...
Melvin Gordon rushed for 142 yards and three touchdowns to lead No. 25 Wisconsin to a 56-32 rout of Illinois on Saturday.
Gordon topped 1,000 yards for the season on a 13-yard touchdown run in the third quarter that put the Badgers (5-2, 3-1 Big Ten) up 42-17. He finished the chilly, 40-degree night with 1,012 yards for the season.
Gordon's touchdown capped the second of two...
Melvin Gordon runs against Northwestern in last weekend’s game. (AP Photo)
It has been nearly three years since the Wisconsin football team won a road game against a ranked opponent.
On Oct. 23, 2010, Wisconsin defeated Iowa, 31-30, in Iowa City. However, it’s worth noting that the Badgers were ranked No. 10 at the time, and the Hawkeyes were ranked No. 13.
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He's been broken and rebuilt many times in his five years with the program, but senior linebacker Ethan Armstrong is a big reason why Wisconsin's defense is one of the best in the country.