Wisconsin will finish the season with a new starting quarterback. Badgers coach Bret Bielema, however, prefers to keep quiet about his choice.
Junior transfer Danny O'Brien and fifth-year senior Curt Phillips are listed as co-starters on the depth chart and split snaps with the No. 1 offense in practice during the bye week. The starter will be under scrutiny as Wisconsin (6-3, 3-2 Big Ten) prepares to visit Indiana (4-5, 2-3) on Saturday.
''I know where we're going to go,'' Bielema said Monday during his weekly press conference. ''I will say this: I think Curt and Danny last week knew that everything was being watched and monitored.
''Both of them, Wednesday and Thursday in particular, practiced extremely well. Both of them have their own set of skills but I don't think the offense changes much when they are in there.''
Bielema planned to discuss the quarterback situation with his coaching staff Monday and inform players of the decision Tuesday. He said he won't publicly name a ...