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Coy QBs: Despite reports, McEvoy 'not sure' he's starting over Stave

MADISON, Wis. -- You can say Wisconsin's quarterback battle is already settled, that reports have told the story, that a fake Twitter account furthered the trouble, that running back Melvin Gordon accidentally spilled the beans when speaking with reporters Monday. Still, that didn't make Tuesday's media session with Tanner McEvoy and Joel Stave -- their first since word...
Via Fox Sports Wisconsin
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Scouting Wisconsin: A Q&A with Madtown Badgers

We caught up with Andrew Coppens at our Bloguin blogmates Madtown Badgers to get a feel for what to expect on Saturday from the Wisconsin perspective. You can also check out their site for our insight into the Tigers. Saturday Night Slant – It seems both coaches want to open things up more offensively. LSU is going with a mobile QB no matter who is in the game, but it looks like...
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Melvin Gordon Can Be a Great Back. Can Wisconsin Be a Great Team?

The trick to keeping your composure — and your lunch — on those mid-summer stair runs is a sturdy meal.Weeks before camp, Wisconsin...
Via Athlon Sports
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Passing game is true key to victory over LSU

Conventional wisdom says the Wisconsin Badgers are going to shove the ball right down your throat. After all, UW has a Heisman Trophy candidate at running back and recent reports indicate that dual-threat quarterback Tanner McEvoy is going to get the start against LSU. Yet, most seem content to focus all the attention on one part of the “dual” threat, and we’re talking about...
Via Madtown Badgers
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Wisconsin Badgers football: Predicting the 2014 schedule

In the era of the championship game for the Big Ten, no team has been better than the Wisconsin Badgers. After all, they do own two of the three Amos Alonzo Stagg trophies given out. However, last season was a step back in Gary Andersen’s first year at the helm with a nine-win season. Other Big Ten West Predictions: Illinois | Iowa | Minnesota | Nebraska | Northwestern ...
Via The Big Ten OT
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Badgers release depth chart for opener vs. LSU

It’s game week folks, and with it comes the weekly rituals of the depth chart being released and head coach Gary Andersen speaking to the media. We’ll have coverage of his press conference at 12:30pm CT via Twitter @MTBadgers. However, the big news is the released of the first official depth chart. So, let’s take a look at it, shall we? On offense there isn’t a lot of shocking...
Via Madtown Badgers
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Tanner McEvoy: From Safety To Badgers’ Starting Quarterback

Tanner McEvoy’s mobility appears to have everything to do with his winning the starting job — Mandatory Credit: twitter/@BadgerFooball Tanner McEvoy Tanner McEvoy was named the starter of the No. 14 ranked Wisconsin Badgers on Friday, a week before their biggest game of the year. The Badgers open their season against the No. 13 ranked LSU Tigers. While Badgers coach Gary Anderson...
Via The Sports Journal
5 days ago  |  Discuss

2015 Post-Summer Player Rankings Countdown: 63 – Brevin Pritzl

63. Brevin PRITZL Height: 6’-3” Weight: 175 Position: SG High School (State): De Pere (WI) Club Team (Affiliation): Wisconsin Playground Warriors (adidas) Commitment: Wisconsin Badgers Breakdown: A first team all-state standout as a junior, Pritzl made his commitment to the Badgers in May. The first recruit for Wisconsin in the 2015 recruiting cycle, Pritzl also had ...
Via Hoopniks
6 days ago  |  Discuss

Gary Andersen And His Mullet Look A Lot Like Brian Bosworth

Ermergerd, Wisconsin Badgers head coach Gary Andersen rocked a killer mullet in the 1980s. In fact, he looks a lot like Brian Bosworth in this photo.
Via Gamedayr
6 days ago  |  Discuss

Report: Tanner McEvoy, not Joel Stave to start Badgers opener vs. LSU

So much for conventional wisdom and “seeing the way things are going” in practice. Most of the conventional thought from the media covering the Badgers at fall camp was that Joel Stave had pulled ahead of fellow junior Tanner McEvoy and would be the guy coming out of the tunnel leading the team against LSU. However, Jeff Potrykus of the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel is reporting...
Via Madtown Badgers
6 days ago  |  Discuss

Michigan And Wisconsin Basketball Exchange Funny Tweets Involving Chappelle, Ferrell

The Big Ten basketball scheduled was recently released, and one of the marquee matchups will come January 24th as the Wisconsin Badgers travel to Ann Arbor to take on Michigan in a game that will more than likely be on College GameDay. Michigan and Wisconsin’s Twitter accounts exchanged these funny messages after the scheduling release: […] The post Michigan And Wisconsin Basketball...
Via Diehardsport
7 days ago  |  Discuss

Wisconsin Badgers programs going digital

“Get your programs…get your programs here.” Those words are some of the first ones kids, adults and students hear when entering a sporting event. For many, those words are also inextricably linked to the memories formed from attending games. However, come the 2014 season, the Wisconsin Badgers will no longer sell game day programs. On Friday, the school announced what was rumored...
Via Madtown Badgers
7 days ago  |  Discuss

10 Most Important players for Badgers success in 2014

We’re entering the final stages of countdown to the start of the 2014 Wisconsin Badgers football season, and with that there have been a lot of changes to the thoughts we’ve all had over the course of the summer. Players we thought would rise up the depth chart haven’t, others we didn’t see coming have and some battles appear to be going right down to the wire. Having said...
Via Madtown Badgers
7 days ago  |  Discuss

Wisconsin Badgers 2014 Betting Odds

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Via Next Impulse Sports
9 days ago  |  Discuss

Big Ten Previews, Pt. 12: Wisconsin Badgers

This year we’ll learn more about who head coach Gary Andersen really is. Few coaches get to step into a situation like Andersen’s: inheriting a program that went to three straight Rose Bowls, won three straight conference championships, and featured a roster full of studs on defense. Andersen stepped in and did pretty much what [&hellip (Visited 3 times, 3 visits today) The...
Via No Coast Bias
11 days ago  |  Discuss
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