This Saturday, the #18 Wisconsin Badgers (7-2, 3-2) and Minnesota Golden Gophers (2-7, 1-4) will meet for the 121st time which ranks as the most-played rivalry in FBS history.
In the last decade, the Badgers have been in full control of Paul Bunyan’s Axe as they go into the latest installment of the series winning the last seven games, including thee of them on the road in Minneapolis.
Minnesota Synopsis: To start the season, Minnesota played competitive football while losing their first two games by a combined ten points. They followed that up by receiving their first win over Miami of Ohio and then really dropped the ball versus North Dakota State. The start of Big Ten play couldn’t have been any worse for the Gophers, including a 58-0 drubbing from Denard Robinson and Michigan.
But, the season took a turning point two weeks ago when the Gophers surprisingly took down Iowa 22-21, to take home the Floyd of Rosedale bronze pig trophy. Momentum was on their side as the...