A couple of weeks ago, the Badgers were flying high with a #6 ranking in the BCS and an unblemished 6-0 record. It really is surprising what can happen in a matter of days in the realm of college football.
Wisconsin (6-2, 2-2) now sits at #20 in the rankings and are currently holding on to a three-way tie for second place in the Big Ten’s Leaders division. One of those teams sharing second place is the Ohio State Buckeyes who upset the Badgers last weekend in Columbus and the other, the unexpected Purdue Boilermakers (4-4, 2-2), who happen to be the next opponent for Bret Bielema’s Badgers at Camp Randall this weekend.
Purdue Synopsis: Who knew Purdue would have already matched their conference win total from 2010 by the beginning of November? The Boilermakers sit just two games away from becoming bowl-eligible and possibly could return to a bowl game for the first time since 2007.
Yes, this is the same squad who on September 10th lost to Rice by the score of 24-22. Bu...