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ESPN.com’s Adam Rittenberg continued his countdown of the top players in the Big Ten on Friday and Wisconsin wide receiver Jared Abbrederis came in at No. 21. Abbrederis joins teammate Mike Taylor as the second Badger listed in the top-25.
Sticking with the Big Ten blog, Brian Bennett released his list of the top linebackers in the conference and Taylor and Chris Borland are both featured on the list. Wisconsin is one of just three Big Ten schools to place more than one player on the list.
The Wisconsin State Journal continues its breakdown of the Badgers heading into camp. The latest installment of the preseason series takes a look at the defensive line, a unit that will be one of the biggest question marks heading into the season.
The Big Ten announced that ESPN and Big Ten Network will air select volleyball matches for the 2012 season of both a live and tape-delayed basis. The October 19 match against Indiana and the November 4 tilt with Penn State will be aired live on BT...
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Badgers running back Monte Ball denied reports that a brawl he allegedly was involved in a week ago was the reason he was attacked and hospitalized Wednesday.
MADISON, Wis. It appears the unprovoked assault that sent University of Wisconsin running back Montee Ball to the hospital early Wednesday morning will force him to miss considerable time during the Badgers' preseason camp.
That's according to Wisconsin coach Bret Bielema, who discussed Ball's health status Thursday morning during a taping of WISC-TV Madison sports...
One of the five men who attacked Wisconsin Badgers running back and Heisman Trophy finalist Montee Ball reportedly said, “One down, nine to go,” indicating that others could be targeted in future attacks.
The Capital Times is reporting that a witness heard one of Ball’s attackers make that statement, but police have no knowledge of other threats against football players.
First let's get to the good news of the day and that's the fact that the rankings are here!
Small steps keep being taken in route to the start of college football on Aug. 31st and a giant one was taken today as the USA Today Coaches Poll was released. Wisconsin will enter the season ranked 12th.
Only Michigan ranks higher from the Big Ten, coming in just four places...
We're into part 7 of our camp previews today and before we go any further here's the other six previews for your viewing pleasure:
Of course today we'll be breaking down what's probably the most famous and important position at Wisconsin - the running backs.