Originally posted on Football Nation  |  Last updated 9/29/12
Today is the start of intra-conference play in the Big Ten for the 2012 college football season.The Wisconsin Badgers have not looked like the powerhouse so far this season, barely eking out wins against Northern Iowa, Utah State, and UTEP; then later losing to Oregon State.The loss to Oregon State marked the Badgers’ swan dive out of the Top 25.Tonight in the national game of the week, Badgers’ running back Montee Ball and company will try to pull off an upset of their own, against the Nebraska Cornhuskers and their much improved offense that is led by junior quarterback Taylor Martinez.Prediction No. 1 – The Nebraska passing offense will have a banner day and consistently crush the Wisconsin defense, when given time.The Nebraska passing attack features perhaps the most improved player in all of college football in Corona, CA native and former Centennial High School Star Taylor Martinez.Martinez currently has the highest quarterback rating in the Big Ten this year, and his change i...
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