Found September 13, 2013 on Madtown Badgers:
H’ok, so... Here’s the Wisconsin football team, chilling… damn, that is a great football team, you might say! Anyway, ruling out the team bus breaking down, room service poisoning the players’ food, ASU being really motivated and talented, and the heat causing cramps/exhaustion, we’re definitely going to compete in/win this football game. REFRESHER: Article Background/Basis Remember from last week - it’s impossible to score nine points on one play in football. Some people are going to troll me and say that you can’t score seven or eight points on one play alone. The reality is that a touchdown directly leads to an extra point or two point conversion attempt, and there is no way for the offense to score three points on the post-touchdown conversion. In baseball, people sometimes refer to hitters as “trying to hit a five-run homer” when they take huge swings that usually end up making little-to-no contact with the ball. Similarly, this segment is going to look at the nin...

Badgers starting kicker for Saturday still up in the air

MADISON, Wis. -- If there is one thing Kyle French has learned from his yearlong starting kicker battle with Jack Russell, it's that thinking on the field -- about mechanics, crowd noise, game situation, anything -- is never good. Thinking about losing a starting spot? That's even worse. This week, as French and Russell continue a seemingly endless competition to take over...

Strong as advertised in ASU debut but wants more

TEMPE, Ariz. -- Sometime during the fourth quarter of Arizona State's season-opening win over Sacramento State last Thursday, receiver Jaelen Strong sought out coach Todd Graham. Amid his first Division I game after transferring from junior college, Strong had a simple message for his new coach. "He stopped me on the sideline and said, 'Coach, I just want to thank you...

Strong showing glimpses of greatness

TEMPE, Ariz. -- Todd Graham looked down at the stat sheet after Saturday's bizarre, 32-30 win over No. 20 Wisconsin at Sun Devil Stadium. In just his second game in a Sun Devil uniform, receiver Jaelen Strong caught six passes for 104 yards, including three crucial catches in the fourth quarter to extend drives and help Arizona State rally to upset the Badgers. "Jaelen Strong...

No. 20 Wisconsin readies for Sun Devil spread

(Eds: APNewsNow. With AP Photos.) By GENARO C. ARMAS AP Sports Writer Wisconsin's revamped defense is getting its first real test. The No. 20 Badgers are getting ready for a fast-paced chess match in the desert with Arizona State and its spread offense. New coach Gary Andersen switched the Badgers to a 3-4 defense this year. The results have been stellar so far, with shutouts...

Wisconsin Badgers vs. Arizona State Sun Devils: Odds, Point Spread, Over/Under and tv info

The No. 20 Wisconsin Badgers will hit the road this Saturday to play the Arizona State sun Devils at Sun Devil Stadium in Tempe, AZ. Wisconsin (2-0) and Arizona State (1-0) will be looking to keep their perfect records in tact in a game that airs on ESPN and WatchESPN beginning at 10:30 pm ET. (8:30 pm MT) This game figures to be a difficult task for Wisconsin and it shows on the...

Live blog: Wisconsin at Arizona State (Saturday, 9 p.m.)

Join us for some late night football in our live blog of the Wisconsin-Arizona State game. Kickoff on Saturday is set for 9:30 p.m. CT, but we'll start up around 9 p.m. So come join us -- whether you are sitting at home on your couch or out and about using a mobile device -- for updates and analysis as well as submitting your own comments and questions. (Note: mobile users might...

Wisconsin Preview

Much of the off-season talk concerning Arizona State centered over the challenging four-game stretch they were going to encounter in 2013. The wait is almost over as the first team in that quartet of contests, the Wisconsin Badgers, visits Sun Devil Stadium on Saturday night. Devils Digest’s Joe Healey provides a comprehensive analysis of ASU’s next opponent.
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