Yesterday was certainly not a stellar day for Wisconsin athletics. After losing a heartbreaking game in overtime to rival Michigan State, the football team also recieved news that Quarterback Joel Stave is going to miss the rest of the season with a broken collarbone.
Perhaps the worst news came in between the two though as the athletic communications staff announced that Josh Gasser tore his ACL earlier that day, and is going to miss the whole season.
This news still stings. First off, Gasser is just an overally classy guy. You hate this for anyone, but especially for those guys like Gasser who have given so much to their programs.
In his time at Wisconsin, Bo Ryan has done a fairly good job of replacing guys that go down with these types of injuries. The thing is, Gasser is such a special player and I think it's going to be extrodinarely tough to replace the role he was set to have on this team. In my opinion, Gasser was the only player on this team who cou...