WISCONSIN BADGERS RUMORS & GOSSIP

Gordon Makes Right Decision, Stays at Wisconsin

As the calendar turned to December, most of the speculation and rumors surrounding Wisconsin football involved the pending decision of star running back Melvin Gordon.  Unlike in years past though, no one had to wait until the end of the process to find out his answer. Gordon is staying at Wisconsin for at least another year.  “After talking it over with my family and...
Via Madtown Badgers
5 hours ago  |  Discuss

Wisconsin RB Melvin Gordon Won't Leave Early for NFL Draft

Wisconsin’s 2014 Big Ten title hopes received a boost on Friday, as running back Melvin Gordon announced his intention to return for next...
Via Athlon Sports
11 hours ago  |  Discuss

Wisconsin Football: 2013 Wisconsin Football Awards

The No.19-ranked Wisconsin Badgers (9-3, 6-2 Big Ten) hopes of earning a chance of playing in a BCS bowl game came to a heart-wrenching collapse after falling to the Penn State Nittany Lions 31-24. However, the efforts and hard work of this Wisconsin football team did not go unnoticed. The Badger’s will face the No.9-ranked South Carolina Gamecocks (10-2, 6-2 SEC) in the top non...
Via isportsweb.com
13 hours ago  |  Discuss

Wisconsin cornerback Sojourn Shelton has been a freshman phenom

Wisconsin freshman Sojourn Shelton has surprised this season, recording four interceptions.
Via Fox Sports Wisconsin
1 day ago  |  Discuss

James and Obasih Emerging for Wisconsin

With Wisconsin coach Gary Andersen saying two weeks of bowl practices are impacting Wisconsin's 2014 recruiting board, the Badgers have been pleased with the steady progress of defensive end Chikwe Obasih and linebacker Alec James.
Via wisconsin.scout.com
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Borland, Groy named AP All-Americans

With the bowl season just a few days away from starting, organizations are unveiling their 2013 All-American lists and perhaps the most visible and longest lasting of them all is the AP All-American team. On Monday the organization unveiled its 2013 teams.  The Badgers were represented pretty well, with Big Ten Defensive Player of the Year, Chris Borland, being named to the...
Via Madtown Badgers
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Jesse Temple's Dec. 4 Badgers mailbag

The last Wisconsin football mailbag of the regular seasonhas arrived, and it's the biggest one we've had all year. Thanks to everyonewho submitted a question during the season. It's been a lot of fun, and I hopewe can do it again in the future.Today, we address plenty of issues: from quarterback JoelStave's inaccuracy to the future of the offensive line to Wisconsin...
Via Fox Sports Wisconsin
16 days ago  |  Discuss

Wisconsin Football: Nittany Lions spoil Badgers BCS hopes

Wisconsin football was ranked No.15 in the BCS before playing Saturday, one spot away from reaching a BCS bowl at-large bid. All the Badgers needed to do was come out with a victory over Penn State and their hopes and dreams of playing in the Orange Bowl in Miami, Florida would come true. Very disappointingly, Wisconsin let those hopes and dreams slip right through their fingers...
Via isportsweb.com
18 days ago  |  Discuss

Wisconsin Football: BCS hope for Badgers

Just two weeks after being stuck in neutral in the BCS Standings, Wisconsin football suddenly has very realistic hopes of earning a BCS at-large bid. The No. 15 Badgers have steadily moved into position to play in one of college football’s most prestigious bowl games. When the rankings were initially released last month, Wisconsin was not even ranked. The team then advanced slowly...
Via isportsweb.com
24 days ago  |  Discuss

How the Badgers ran & passed: Game 11

Our weekly look at how Wisconsin ran and passed, this time vs. Minnesota as well as for the season. Last week, Wisconsin did not run outside very much against Indiana. This week, the Badgers ran more outside to the left than they did to the middle, right inside and outside combined. A brief key:LI = left inside; LO= left outside; LW = left wide (i.e. end around); MID = middle; RI...
Via Fox Sports Wisconsin
24 days ago  |  Discuss

Minnesota Gophers using ‘Dramatic Chipmunk’ video to distract opponents on field goal attempts (pic)

In a brilliantly devised concept, the Minnesota Golden Gophers football team busted out a novel way to try to distract kickers on opposing teams as they line up for field goals. During Saturday’s Big Ten tilt against the Wisconsin Badgers with Paul Bunyan’s Axe on the line, the folks operating the video boards at TCF […]The post Minnesota Gophers using ‘Dramatic Chipmunk’...
Via Sportress of Blogitude
24 days ago  |  Discuss

Badgers report card: Wisconsin chugs on against improved Gophers

In the end, Minnesota's football team caught a rare glimpse of Paul Bunyan's Axe on Saturday -- but only from a distance, while Wisconsin was busy parading it around TCF Bank Stadium after another victory. BCS No. 19 Wisconsin handled No. 25 Minnesota 20-7 to capture its 10th consecutive border battle. And the rivalry proved to be as heated as ever, particularly after the...
Via Fox Sports Wisconsin
26 days ago  |  Discuss

WATCH: Minnesota and Wisconsin in altercation over Bunyan's axe

Wisconsin and Minnesota spent 60 minutes slugging it out on the football field earlier this afternoon. But the battle apparently didn’t end when the final buzzer sounded. The Badgers and Golden Gophers play for a trophy known as Paul Bunyan’s Axe, and yes, the trophy is literally a gigantic axe. It’s tradition for the winner to parade around with the axe and eventually pretend...
Via College Spun
27 days ago  |  Discuss

Jen Bielema takes Twitter heat from Vrabel's wife, Wisconsin fans

Jen Bielema was bombarded on Twitter by Wisconsin fans eager to serve her some humble pie following Arkansas’ loss at Rutgers on Saturday. Bielema, whose husband Bret left Wisconsin to become the coach at Arkansas this season, talked some crap about her former school following the Badgers’ loss to Arizona State last weekend. Wisconsin fans […]
Via Larry Brown Sports
September 21, 2013  |  Discuss

Referees cost Wisconsin against ASU in controversial ending

In over a decade of watching football, both collegiate and professional, I am not sure if I have ever seen a mistake like this. Yes, you could point to mistakes like last year’s Green Bay Packers vs Seattle Seahawks game where the referees blew the games. However, those were replacement referees. But, tonight, this game and these refs made those replacement referees look like...
Via Down and Distance
September 15, 2013  |  Discuss
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