Found August 19, 2012 on Madtown Badgers:
Wisconsin's much anticipated quarterback battle is over, at least for the time being. Tonight via twitter Bret Bielema named Maryland transfer Danny O'Brien the starting quarterback for the Badgers' week one matchup with Northern Iowa. Also had so many questions about our QB situation that want everyone to know we are going to start Danny O'Brien in our opener against UNI. — Bret Bielema (@BretBielema) August 20, 2012 // Both Curt and Joel had great camps as well, we are very fortunate that we have 3 QB's that can play winning football for us. On Wisconsin! — Bret Bielema (@BretBielema) August 20, 2012 O'Brien beat out senior Curt Phillips and redshirt freshman Joel Stave to win the starting job. O'Brien transferred to Wisconsin from Maryland in June. The former ACC rookie of the year has 17 collegiate starts under his belt from his time with the Terrapins. Coming in to camp, we knew that O'Brien was the favorite to win the job. ...
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