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2016 National Signing Day: Noah Burks profile

High School Accolades: 1st team Associated Press All-State (2015), Semper Fidelis All-American Bowl Video Proof: Our View: Burks didn’t show out the way fellow linebacker Dallas Jeanty did during the Semper Fidelis All-American Bowl week, but don’t let that fool you. It had plenty more to do with style of defense than his ability. Playing in a 4-3 set up does a player like...
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5 days ago  |  Discuss

2016 National Signing Day: Anthony Lotti profile

High School Accolades: All-American by Kohl’s (2015), Region 7AAA Special Teams Player of the Year (2015) Senior Season Stats: 45.4 yards on 49 punts, including 19 placed inside the 20-yard line and 15 of 50-plus yards Video Proof: Our View: Simply put, Lotti is being brought in on scholarship with the thought of him winning the job in fall camp. Given the struggles Drew Meyer...
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5 days ago  |  Discuss

2016 National Signing Day: Griffin Grady profile

High School Accolades: Columbus Dispatch All-Metro selection and first-team All-Ohio Capital Conference (2015) Senior Stats: 151 tackles, 13.0 tackles for loss, 5.0 sacks, 4 FF, 2 FR, 1 INT, 9 pass deflections, 1 blocked punt Video Proof: Our View: From Ohio, totally underrated and underrecruited — no we’re not talking about Chris Borland. Instead, we’re talking about...
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2016 National Signing Day: Patrick Kasl profile

Highlights: New #Badgers OL Patrick Kasl #NSD2016 https://t.co/tvnNR7d4sU — Wisconsin Football (@BadgerFootball) February 3, 2016 High School Accolades: 1st team All-State (2015) Video Proof: Our View: Going in to the rivals backyard, beating them to the punch and getting him to stick to a commitment despite a full-court press by the Gophers? Welcome to the Badger family Patrick...
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2016 National Signing Day: Sam Brodner profile

  Highlights: New #Badgers RB Sam Brodner #NSD2016 https://t.co/sgBn3LYxAe — Wisconsin Football (@BadgerFootball) February 3, 2016 High School Accolades: Chicago Tribune State Player of the Year Senior Season Stats: 1,917 yards, 47 touchdowns rushing Video Proof: Our View: Winning a state Player of the Year award in a state like Illinois and you’re just a 3-star running...
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2016 National Signing Day: Luke Benzschawel profile

Highlights: New #Badgers DL Luke Benzschawel #NSD2016 https://t.co/zVKyu2Ldlg — Wisconsin Football (@BadgerFootball) February 3, 2016 High School Accolades: Honorable Mention All-State (2015); 2nd team All-Area by Milwaukee Journal Sentinel (TE & DE – 2015) Senior Season Stats: 76 tackles, 7.0 tackles for loss, 3.0 sacks Video Proof: Our View: Few players the Badgers...
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2016 National Signing Day: Mason Stokke profile

Highlights: New #Badgers OLB Mason Stokke #NSD2016 https://t.co/Wh9Zhcnb6K — Wisconsin Football (@BadgerFootball) February 3, 2016 High School Accolades: 2015 Wisconsin Coaches Association Defensive Player of the Year, 1st team All-State Senior Season Stats: 151 tackles, 22.0 tackles for loss, 3.0 sacks, 5 FF, 3 FR, 3 INT Video Proof: See above Our View: The recruiting services...
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2016 National Signing Day: A.J. Taylor profile

Highlights: New #Badgers WR AJ Taylor #NSD2016 https://t.co/5F6WKBH6Vn — Wisconsin Football (@BadgerFootball) February 3, 2016 High School Accolades: Semper Fidelis All-American Bowl, 2015 Missouri Class 6 All-State (RB by Media & Coaches) Video Proof: Our View: Wisconsin simply isn’t supposed to get this kind of athlete. A quick look at film from both his junior and...
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2016 National Signing Day: Kendric Pryor profile

Highlights: New #Badgers WR/CB Kendric Pryor #NSD2016 https://t.co/vGkxcxj6Bm — Wisconsin Football (@BadgerFootball) February 3, 2016 High School Accolades: Chicago Tribune All-State (2015) Senior Season Stats: 43 receptions, 1,152 yards, 26.8 yards per catch, 12 TDs Video Proof: Our View: If the Badgers have a major need for impact freshman at cornerback, the guys opposite...
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2016 National Signing Day: Caesar Williams profile

Highlights: New #Badgers CB Caesar Williams #NSD2016 https://t.co/1W5h84mpOO — Wisconsin Football (@BadgerFootball) February 3, 2016 High School Accolades: N/A Senior Season Stats: 1 TD scored (defensive stats unavailable) Video Proof: Our View: Williams can flat-out play, and while early comparisons to other players are something we try to avoid it is unavoidable to notice...
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2016 National Signing Day: Deron Harrell profile

Highlights: New #Badgers DB Deron Harrell #NSD2016 https://t.co/a8a1IUQ9qy — Wisconsin Football (@BadgerFootball) February 3, 2016 High School Accolades: N/A Senior Season Stats: 65.4 comp. %, 1,347 yards, 17 TDs, 2 INTs passing; 329 yards, 3 TDs rushing; 18 tackles on defense Video Proof: Our View: The Badgers have shown to not be afraid to mine any area for any talent they...
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2016 National Signing Day: Eric Burrell profile

Highlights: New #Badgers S Eric Burrell #NSD2016 https://t.co/Yh59q4M83H — Wisconsin Football (@BadgerFootball) February 3, 2016 High School Accolades: Maryland All-State Private School (2014 & 2015), 3-time Baltimore Sun All-Area pick Senior Stats: 4 fumble recoveries, 3 INTs Video Proof: Our View: Wisconsin has stock-piled a lot of potential at safety over the 2015 and...
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Wisconsin reinforces in trenches on national signing day

MADISON, Wis. (AP) Wisconsin got reinforcements in the trenches on national signing day. Coach Paul Chryst's highest-rated signees among the 25-member recruiting class announced Wednesday were a beefy, in-state offensive lineman and a productive pass rusher from Arizona. Chryst, who took over as coach in December 2014, capped his first full recruiting cycle with two quality big...
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Video: Russell Wilson Announced As Wisconsin’s 2016 Spring Commencement Speaker

Russell Wilson only spent one season as quarterback of the Wisconsin Badgers, but it was quite a season. After playing three seasons at N.C. State, Wilson played his final year in Madison, throwing for 33 touchdowns and just four interceptions, and leading the 11-win Badgers to a Rose Bowl berth. Now, he’s an NFL superstar and Super Bowl champion, and he’ll return to Wisconsin...
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Badgers add touted in-state lineman, Arizona pass rusher

MADISON, Wis. -- Wisconsin got reinforcements in the trenches on national signing day.Coach Paul Chryst's highest-rated signees among the 25-member recruiting class announced Wednesday were a beefy, in-state offensive lineman and a productive pass rusher from Arizona.Chryst, who took over as coach in December 2014, capped his first full recruiting cycle with two quality big men....
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Badgers Basketball Preview: Ohio State edition

The Matchup: Wisconsin (13-9, 5-4 B1G) vs. Ohio State (14-9, 6-4 B1G)When: Thurs., Feb. 4; 6p.m. CTWhere: Madison, WI; Kohl Center (17,287)TV: ESPNRadio: Badgers Sports NetworkLast Meeting: Wisconsin won, 72-48 @ OSU (3/8/15)All-Time Series: OSU leads 86-68 Starting Lineups: Ohio State Buckeyes G JaQuan Lyle — Fr. 6-5, 201 (9.1 ppg, 4.0 rpg, 4.0 apg) F Marc Loving —...
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Badgers dispatch Ohio State for fifth straight 'W'

MADISON, Wis. -- Nigel Hayes scored 21 points and Wisconsin hit a season-high 13 3-pointers to beat Ohio State 79-68 on Thursday night to extend its winning streak to five games.Wisconsin (14-9, 6-4 Big Ten) took advantage of open looks on the perimeter but nearly squandered a 12-point lead midway through the second half.The Badgers made things difficult for themselves by going just...
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Badgers bomb their way past Buckeyes, 79-68

The Wisconsin Badgers of 2016 aren’t exactly known as the king of the three-point shot, coming in to Thursday night’s game averaging just 5.5 made triples per game. UW blew that out of the water in the first half alone, and ended up making 13 triples en route to a 79-68 victory over the Ohio State Buckeyes. Wisconsin (14-9, 6-4 B1G) opened the game on an 11-0 run, and perhaps...
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Buckeyes come up short in Madison, Fall to Wisconsin 79-68

The Wisconsin Badgers are not exactly a prolific three-point shooting team but you’ll have a hard time convincing Ohio State that. Wisconsin, which makes just 33.3 percent of its three-pointers, sank 13 of 27 from long range en route to a 79-68 win over the Buckeyes at the Kohl Center Thursday night. The 48.1 percent was the second-highest rate this season and the 13 made shots...
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Takedown battle key to potential turnaround

MADISON – When asked what it would take for his team to get back into the win column, Wisconsin wrestling coach Barry Davis smirked and said , “we have to score more points than the other team.” While the coach’s John Madden-esque remark was simply a playful, off the cuff response, he’s not wrong. Scoring points, both individually and as a team, has been a problem for the...
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Badgers upend No.8 Rutgers for first B1G win

A win from Johnny Jimenez in the final match of the night lifted the Wisconsin wrestling team to an 18-15 win over No.8 Rutgers on Friday night at the Rutgers Athletic Center. With the team score knotted at 15 apiece, Jimenez topped N0.19 Sean McCabe 7-4 in the 125-pound bout to give the Badgers (2-5, 1-4) their first Big Ten conference win of the season. In total, Wisconsin won...
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Different Wisconsin Badgers stepping up each game

The Wisconsin Badgers have themselves back in the NCAA Tournament conversation, as one of the “next out” in the latest bracketology. Riding a five-game winning streak, the Badgers, who are finally reaching their full potential, have begun to rely on an assortment of different players. Against the ranked Indiana Hoosiers, redshirt sophomore Jordan Hill came off the bench and...
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2016 NFL Draft Player Profiles: Wisconsin S Michael Caputo

As we delve into the Pittsburgh Steelers offseason, our attention has now shifted to the 2016 NFL Draft as it relates to the prospects. From now until the draft takes place, we hope to profile as many draft prospects as we possibly can for you. Most of these player profiles... The post 2016 NFL Draft Player Profiles: Wisconsin S Michael Caputo appeared first on Steelers Depot by...
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Badgers fall short against No.16 Minnesota

MADISON – For the third time in as many duals, the Wisconsin wrestling team saw the final outcome determined by the last bout of the day. Unfortunately for the Badgers, Sunday’s finale didn’t go their way in a 17-16 loss to No.16 Minnesota in a Big Ten Conference dual at the UW Field House. Though the dual ultimately came down to the final match, there were many other opportunities...
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Upcoming tough stretch will test Badgers basketball new-found confidence

Confidence can lead to great things, and the Wisconsin Badgers men’s basketball team is finding exactly that to be the case as of late. After a 79-68 victory over Ohio State, UW goes in to this week with a five-game win streak and all the confidence in the world. It has found an identity on the offensive end and re-established itself on the defensive end as well. Wisconsin isn’t...
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18 hours ago  |  Discuss
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