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 about Gilbert, head coach Bret Bielema made clear reference to that exact quote, saying, "(Gilbert) will be skipping rocks on the sideline with me, for the first play."
Bielema is once again sending a pretty strong message that Wisconsin players and coaches are held to a higher standard when it comes to how they handle themselves with the media and with opponents.
Gilbert won't start and Bielema also wasn't to forthcoming if the benching would be for a lengthy period, but clearly taking out your starting defensive end when the group as a whole isn't exactly a picture of health is sending a big time message to this ...