Joel Stave's shoulder injury a serious concern for Wisconsin

The Wisconsin Badgers are shutting down their starting quarterback for the rest of the spring, and how Joel Stave responds to shoulder rehab remains to be seen.
9 days ago  |  Discuss

Stave shut down for rest of spring, sore shoulder a 'concern'

MADISON, Wis. -- Nobody assumed the end of spring football practices would bring any closure to Wisconsin's starting quarterback battle. But the latest development surrounding last season's starter, Joel Stave, has put the race in an even greater state of flux. Stave did not practice on Tuesday and will miss the remainder of spring football, including the team's annual...
Via Fox Sports Wisconsin
9 days ago  |  Discuss

Stave Out Rest of Spring – What Does it Mean? ☆

On Tuesday afternoon it was revealed that Wisconsin junior quarterback Joel Stave would be shut down for the rest of spring with shoulder issues. This injury couldn’t happen at a worse time, as Stave is locked in what appears to be a heated battle with fellow junior, Tanner McEvoy, for the starting quarterback job.  #Badgers Stave (shoulder) shut down for rest of spring. Says...
Via Madtown Badgers
10 days ago  |  Discuss

Andersen's message has been received loud and clear by QB Stave

MADISON, Wis. -- When coach Gary Andersen said repeatedly this offseason that Wisconsin's quarterback play needed a drastic improvement, Joel Stave heard the message loud and clear. Stave, who started every game at quarterback for a Badgers team that finished 9-4 last season, understood that, in essence, his coach was calling him out. "One thing someone once told me was...
Via Fox Sports Wisconsin
17 days ago  |  Discuss

Wisconsin football: quarterback competition heating up at spring practice

With Stave’s inconsistent play last season, the quarterback competition is heating up during spring. The Wisconsin Badgers ‘ spring practices are heating up with several competitions battles with the most notable battle being at the quarterback position. Junior quarterback and two-year starter, Joel Stave headed into the spring as Wisconsin’s starting quarterback but it seems...
24 days ago  |  Discuss

Wisconsin Football: Badgers bring in talented recruits

The Wisconsin Badgers announced their 2014 recruiting class last week, filling weaknesses and supplementing strengths. There were 30 signees overall, with 25 of those being scholarship players. Here is a look at some of the names that will soon be taking the field at Camp Randall. D.J. Gillins, QB Gillins has received the most attention of anyone in the class so far. A four-star...
February 10, 2014  |  Discuss

Tide Turns Against Wisconsin After QB Joel Stave Lost to Viscious Hit in Second Half

The Capital One Bowl was a fairly close, tough game until one play happened in the second half--this one where quarterback Joel Stave was blasted by the South Carolina defense.Gifdsports.comStave--ever the warrior--tried to continue, but you can see on this hand off that he was in pain and needed to come out.Gifdsports.comThe hit appeared to spur the South Carolina defense and offense...
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January 01, 2014  |  Discuss

Wisconsin Football: Heartland Trophy comes home to Madison

The Heartland Trophy came home with the No.22 Wisconsin Badgers (6-2, 4-1 Big Ten) after the 28-9 victory over the Iowa Hawkeyes (5-4, 2-3 Big Ten). After the Badgers third consecutive Big Ten victory, Wisconsin football is now Bowl eligible for the 12th year in a row. The blistering wind played a major factor in Iowa City on Saturday as the Hawkeyes and Badgers took the field....
November 03, 2013  |  Discuss

Joel Stave focusing on improving footwork, accuracy

MADISON, Wis. -- Joel Stave would like to make it clear he isn't a perfectionist. Except that, after pausing for a few seconds to think about it, he decides that, yeah, maybe he is. "Kind of I guess," Stave said with a smile after Tuesday's practice. Wisconsin's starting quarterback has set high goals for himself -- sometimes so high that they might not even...
Via Fox Sports Wisconsin
October 23, 2013  |  Discuss

Sunday Morning Hangover: Stave, Badgers' response to adversity impressive

How can a team that has outscored their opponents 93 to 0 over the course of two games have possibly faced adversity yet? It doesn't make any sense.... Or it has happened and the devil is in the details.  Remember two early interceptions that could've changed the complexion of both the UMass and Tennessee Tech games?  Joel Stave, Gary Andersen and the rest of the...
Via Madtown Badgers
September 08, 2013  |  Discuss

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