Found October 16, 2011 on
The Sports Bank:
Wisconsin Badgers QB Russell Wilson’s arrival in Madison has been nothing more than outstanding through the first seven weeks of the college football season. We’ve seen him throw, run and now catch touchdowns (he really can do it all) on a journey which could quite possibly lead to a Heisman Trophy.
But, the most shocking part of Wilson’s game is his ability to embrace any situation put in front of him. Russell is mature beyond the game of college football and acts as if the words “pressure” and “nerves” are foreign to him.
In an age where so many star athletes are all about their-selves or portrayed as so, Wilson is showing the nation how to be an exemplary student athlete.
Those who have named Wilson as a “one-and-done” or “free-agent” college football player haven’t spent enough time around the kid who hails from Richmond, Virginia. Russell came to Wisconsin because it was the “smart,” choice and because he was intelligent enough to graduate in three years a
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Wisconsin 59, Indiana 7. Eric Crouch did it. Cam Newton did it. Even Andrew Luck did it, just two weeks ago. And now Russell Wilson has done it, too, adding the inveitable "Is there anything this guy can't do?" moment to his Heisman highlight reel on a 25-yard touchdown catch from Montee Ball in Wisconsin's 59-7 obliteration of Indiana. Not to nitpick, Hoosiers...
First off props to Michigan Tech Guide for the video. What a horrible way to lose a hockey game and you have to feel for the Wisconsin Badgers. In looking at this video, I don't know how this goal counted for the Huskies. There looks like there is definite contact behind the Wisconsin goal. I am not sure what the WCHA officials saw there?
This is a perfect example of why...
Quarterback Russell Wilson added a new chapter to his brief-but-growing legend, making a touchdown catch on a trick play as No. 4 Wisconsin routed Indiana, 59-7, on Saturday. Wilson added another memorable moment to his résumé when he caught a 25-yard score from running back Montee Ball in the second quarter. Ball had a huge day, rushing for three touchdowns.
Quarterback Russell Wilson added a new chapter to his brief-but-growing legend, making a touchdown catch on a trick play as No. 4 Wisconsin routed Indiana 59-7 on Saturday.
Wilson, who is being touted as a Heisman Trophy candidate by Wisconsin (6-0, 2-0 Big Ten), added another memorable moment to his resume when he caught a 25-yard score from running back Montee Ball in the second...
The University Iowa men and women's swimming and diving team will travel to Madison, Wis., on Thursday to take on the Wisconsin Badgers. The meet will take place at the University of Wisconsin Natatorium beginning at 5 p.m.
And then there were three...We went into an important week of conference play with five unbeatens. We came out with three. Wisconsin and Penn State rule the roost in the Leaders, Michigan State in the Legends. The race is still on in both, as Illinois has yet to play either Penn State or Wisconsin and will try and have a final say in the deal. Ohio State can still play the...