In order to determine where you’re at, sometimes you have to examine where you’ve been. It’s no different for the 2012 Wisconsin Badgers football team.
With the Badgers on a bye this past weekend, it’s only appropriate to check in with all the opponents they have played so far this season.
1.) Northern Iowa Panthers (3-6, 2-4)
Result Against UW: 26-21 loss at Camp Randall
Thoughts: When they opened the season in Madison, UNI was considered one of the top teams in the FCS. That didn’t change after their close loss to the Badgers, but it has now. They’re not getting blown out, but they have stumbled into a 3-6 record.
2.) Oregon State (7-1, 5-1)
Result Against UW: 10-7 win at home
Thoughts: The Beavers have emerged as arguably the best story in college football. They are currently ranked #11 in the BCS Standings and have one of the best defenses in the country. Wisconsin’s inability to put points on this team doesn’t look so bad now. It’s not out of the realm of possibility that O...