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Badgers control their own path to a Big Ten West title

MADISON, Wis. -- Safety Michael Caputo said he held no rooting interest whatsoever when Nebraska played Northwestern on Saturday. Right tackle Rob Havenstein, meanwhile, insisted he rooted only for a good game. It has become routine for players in general to offer politically correct responses so as to avoid offending anybody. But really, who are they kidding? If Nebraska won, Wisconsin...
Via Fox Sports Wisconsin
October 20, 2014  |  Discuss

Safety Caputo has come a long way to be Badgers' top tackler

MADISON, Wis. -- For the past decade, the list of Wisconsin's leading tacklers at season's end has been one talented linebacker after another. Chris Borland. Mike Taylor. Blake Sorensen. Jaevery McFadden. Jonathan Casillas. Mark Zalewski. Dontez Sanders. Not since safety Jim Leonhard, who co-led the Badgers with 98 tackles in 2003, has a Wisconsin player ranked first on the team...
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September 22, 2014  |  Discuss

Badgers positional preview: Safeties

  This is the ninth in a series of 11 previews leading up to the Wisconsin football team's Aug. 4 start of practice. You can find the entire series here.   Today's position: safeties Rating (1-to-10 scale): 6 Projected starters: Michael Caputo (redshirt junior), Peniel Jean (redshirt senior) Key backups: Leo Musso (redshirt sophomore), Nate Hammon (redshirt sophomore), Austin Hudson...
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July 03, 2014  |  Discuss

Most Important Badgers No. 4: Michael Caputo

  Wisconsin Badgers beat writer Jesse Temple will be analyzing the 25 most important players to the Badgers' success in the 2014 season. Check back each weekday to see the latest player on the list. You can find every report here. Note: This is not a list of the team's 25 best players or a series about past success, but rather which of them means the most to how Wisconsin will fare...
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June 17, 2014  |  Discuss

Report: Caputo to return to Badgers for Capital One Bowl

The search for answers as to what went wrong against Penn State have led some to point to the missing presence of safety Michael Caputo. According to a report by Jeff Potrykus of the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, Caputo will be back in the lineup for the Capital One Bowl.  Raise your hands if you expected or knew that it was Caputo who was second on the Badgers in tackles this...
Via Madtown Badgers
December 21, 2013  |  Discuss

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