Found September 11, 2012 on
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MADISON, Wis. A bout with mononucleosis shelved Michael Trotter's first season as a Wisconsin football player before it started. A pulled hamstring slowed Trotter's second season and never allowed him a fair shake to consistently see the field. Wisconsin coach Bret Bielema thought so highly of Trotter that, without illness or injury, he could have seen significant playing...
I often hear people say that the Heisman Trophy is irrelevant. I understand the sentiment. After all, it’s a team sport and the Heisman honors individual achievement. On Saturday night I tweeted out a link to my analysis of Montee Ball’s fading Heisman hopes and a Wisconsin fan responded “I think team is in more [...]
Mike Markuson is out as the offensive line coach for Wisconsin. This was Markuson’s first year with the Badgers and had only coached two games thus far. Before joining Wisconsin, Markuson was an offensive line coach for Arkansas and Mississippi.
Bart Miller, currently in his second season as the quality control coach on offense, is expected to take Markuson’s place. Miller...
When Wisconsin almost crapped the bed in their opener against FCS Northern Iowa Brett Bielema compared it to a kid sticking his hand near a hot stove and learning his lesson. Midway through their shocking Week 2 loss at Oregon State reader Nick asked us, "If last week was Wisconsin touching the stove, what's this? Dumping a pot of boiling water on their own heads?"...
The Wisconsin Badgers clearly needed something to change after an embarrassing 10-7 loss to Oregon State on Saturday. Well, a change has been made.
Head coach Bret Bielema fired offensive line coach Mike Markuson after just two games, but he swears it’s not a knee-jerk reaction to his team’s slow start offensively.
Bielema claimed there were personal matters involving Markuson’s...