Originally posted on Fox Sports Wisconsin  |  By PAUL IMIG  |  Last updated 11/9/13

COLUMBUS, OH - OCTOBER 10: Chris Borland #44 of the Wisconsin Badgers stops Lamaar Thomas #7 of the Ohio State Buckeyes at Ohio Stadium on October 10, 2009 in Columbus, Ohio. (Photo by Jamie Sabau/Getty Images)
MADISON, Wis. -- Gary Andersen was pleased that the rest of the Wisconsin Badgers' defense didn't just wait around for Chris Borland to make a play. Maybe it was the previous seven quarters operating without their star linebacker that taught the Badgers that lesson. But with Borland back on the field in Saturday's 27-17 win over BYU, his performance certainly allowed the other 10 defensive players to fall back into a supporting role around him. Borland had a team-high 13 tackles and two sacks, while adding a quarterback hurry and 2.5 tackles for loss. "When he flies around there, he smacked some guys pretty good today, and he plays with such a high level of intensity and a want-to," Andersen said. Borland suffered a right hamstring injury Oct. 19 in the first quarter of Wisconsin's game at Illinois and did not return. Though the Badgers had a bye the following week, Borland still wasn't ready to return when they traveled to Iowa for a Nov. 2 game. But he wasn't going to let it ke...
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