Found September 27, 2012 on
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MADISON, Wis. Wisconsin defensive end David Gilbert will pay a small price for critical comments he made Wednesday night concerning Nebraska quarterback Taylor Martinez.Badgers coach Bret Bielema said Thursday that Gilbert would sit out the first play of Saturday's game as a lesson for his poor word choice.Regarding Martinez, Gilbert told ESPNWisconsin.com, "it still looks like he's skipping rocks out there to me. He still can't throw. He's not going to beat us with his arm."Gilbert was referencing Martinez's proclivity for dropping down and throwing sidearm. This season, Martinez has completed 65 of 92 passes (70.7 percent) for 878 yards with nine touchdowns and one interception. But Martinez struggled mightily against Wisconsin last season during a 48-17 loss at Camp Randall Stadium. He completed just 11 of 22 throws for 176 yards and three interceptions."A D-lineman maybe doesn't see the things that we've seen, the growth of that kid,&...
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MADISON, Wis. In football parlance, the "A" gap is the space between a team's center and its guards on the offensive line. It is among the most basic of terminologies, and for a college linebacker, understanding the difference in gaps is supposed to be second nature, as easy as pumping gas or tying a shoelace.Chris Borland insists that when he came to Wisconsin, such...
According to the Wisconsin State Journal starting defensive end David Gilbert will not be the starter on Saturday against Taylor Martinez and the rest of the Nebraska Cornhuskers. Why? Well, because he decided to call out the Huskers QB for amongst other things, being "soft" and "still looking like he's skipping rocks out there."
In making his announcement...
Wisconsin is in panic mode right now. It lost to Oregon State. Overhyped quarterback Danny O'Brien has been benched in favor of Joel Stave. Tailback Montee Ball is dealing with a concussion. What's the best thing that Wisconsin students can do at a time like this?
Make a pathetic "Gangnam Style" parody video, of course.
This is obvious proof Wisconsin...
This weekend when Nebraska faces off against Wisconsin, they will wear cleats that change from black to silver when in the light. The uniforms, however, are not so great. Wisconsin will also be wearing some alternate uniforms.
Adidas is obviously trying to step up their game a little bit and compete with Nike.
Here come the recruits.
When the 2012 college football schedules were released last year, Mark Daniels spotted an opportunity.
Daniels, the Director of Football for Adidas, noticed Wisconsin and Nebraska two Adidas-sponsored schools were slated to open Big Ten play for a second straight season. He figured the teams would garner a primetime television slot. He also figured it was the perfect time for...
It's not every day a highly-recruited offensive lineman from the Pacific Northwest reaches out to Wisconsin, but Tacoma (Wash.) Baptist offensive lineman Walker Williams felt no school could give him what the Badgers' program could. Badger Nation gets to know the freshman lineman a little better in our popular feature.
It's not as if Saturday night's Wisconsin-Nebraska game needs more buildup.
After all, it's the Big Ten opener, the 22nd-ranked Cornhuskers (3-1) are looking to pay back the two-time defending champion Badgers (3-1) for the beat-down they got last year, and both teams will wear alternate uniforms for the first time.
A little more spice was added to the budding rivalry...
What is Wisconsin's plan for wide receiver? Should Chris Borland play more at the end due to the injuries? What's the plan for Montee Ball, James White and Melvin Gordon? There are a lot of good football questions to be answered in this week's Badger Nation mailbag.
With the college basketball season on the horizon, we’ll be taking a long look at the conference at large as well as Indiana’s roster over the next few weeks. Today, we look at the Wisconsin Badgers.
Bo Ryan has built a system that wins in the Big Ten. He’s not pumping out NBA superstars, but Ryan lands middle of the pack recruiting classes, develops talent and finishes in...
Wisconsin at No. 20 Nebraska, 8pm Eastern (ABC)
Line: Nebraska - 12 (Bovada lines)
Last Meeting: 2011 (48-17 Wisconsin Win)
3 Players to Watch:
1) Joel Stave (QB UW): Stave is making just his 2nd collegiate start of his career and hasn't been involved in a road game since 2010, when he was in high school. How he handles the crowd and how he responds to adversity...
Welcome to the first of my new series, Behind the Jersey Numbers. We'll be counting down the days until Wisconsin basketball tips off by giving you some number crunching content. I hope you enjoy the series, and join me counting down the days until Badger hoops!
With 44 days until the Wisconsin Basketball team opens up it's season at the Kohl Center...
Chicago De La Salle (Ill.) class of 2014 offensive tackle Jamarco Jones talks about his newest offer, one from the Wisconsin Badgers.
With Ohio State ineligible to win the Big Ten title, it’s not crazy to think Saturday’s matchup between Wisconsin and Nebraska could be a preview...