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2014 Wisconsin Badgers Preseason Preview: Offensive line

Fall camp enters day three and we give you our third 2014 preseason preview…imagine how that happened, right? Previous Previews: Wide Receivers | Linebackers Up next on our way to giving you a quality look at the Wisconsin Badgers heading in to the grind of fall camp is a look at the offensive line. It’s a staple of what UW football is all about, but in recent years the depth...
Via Madtown Badgers
August 06, 2014  |  Discuss

Wisconsin Badgers Football: 5 most important positions for 2014 success

Earlier this month we gave you a glimpse of five freshman who could be x-factors for the 2014 Badgers season. But, as we get within two weeks of camp opening up for the Badgers its time to start taking a bigger look at the roster and who will impact Wisconsin’s 2014 season the most. However, before we get to that point it’s time to look at the positions that will make or break...
Via Madtown Badgers
July 23, 2014  |  Discuss

Temple: Preseason watch lists nice, but carry little meaning

During the college football doldrums, between the end of spring practices and the start of fall camp, there isn't much noteworthy news to stir a fan's excitement. Scant information trickles out about offseason workouts or coaching tweaks, and the days seemingly crawl -- slowly, torturously -- toward August. Perhaps that's why we put so much stock into preseason watch...
Via Fox Sports Wisconsin
July 21, 2014  |  Discuss

Badgers positional preview: Offensive line

  This is the fifth 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: offensive line Rating (1-to-10 scale): 9 Projected starters: left tackle Tyler Marz (redshirt junior), left guard Dallas Lewallen (redshirt senior), center Dan Voltz (redshirt sophomore), right guard Kyle...
Via Fox Sports Wisconsin
June 27, 2014  |  Discuss

Badgers' Voltz named to Rimington Trophy preseason watch list

Wisconsin sophomore Dan Voltz was named Monday to the preseason watch list for the Rimington Trophy, which is presented annually to the most outstanding center in college football. Voltz is one of just five underclassmen among the 64 players named to the watch list, which includes players from 10 of the 14 Big Ten programs. Voltz, a 6-foot-3, 313-pounder from Barrington, Ill., played...
Via Fox Sports Wisconsin
May 19, 2014  |  Discuss

Focus will be on O-line recruits at Badgers' spring practices

There were occasions last spring when Wisconsin's offensive line depth was so thin, practices couldn't even stretch to their intended length. Badgers coach Gary Andersen would instead end sessions early, simply to spare the health of his eight remaining linemen. Injuries and graduation are part of football, but spring practices showed the coaching staff just how difficult...
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February 18, 2014  |  Discuss

Focus will be on O-line recruits at Badgers' spring practices

MADISON, Wis. -- There were occasions last spring when Wisconsin's offensive line depth was so thin, practices couldn't even stretch to their intended length. Badgers coach Gary Andersen would instead end sessions early, simply to spare the health of his eight remaining linemen. Injuries and graduation are part of football, but spring practices showed the coaching staff just...
Via Fox Sports Wisconsin
February 18, 2014  |  Discuss

Gary Andersen eager to get first Badgers game underway

MADISON, Wis. -- Gary Andersen has been the head football coach at Wisconsin for more than eight months now. During that time, he has hired seven new coaches, recruited dozens of players, moved into a new house with his wife, Stacey, led 15 spring practices and 24 of 28 fall practices. He has injected his own beliefs into an already-successful program and spent considerable time...
Via Fox Sports Wisconsin
August 26, 2013  |  Discuss

Gary Andersen eager to get first Badgers game underway

MADISON, Wis. -- Gary Andersen has been the head football coach at Wisconsin for more than eight months now. During that time, he has hired seven new coaches, recruited dozens of players, moved into a new house with his wife, Stacey, led 15 spring practices and 24 of 28 fall practices. He has injected his own beliefs into an already-successful program and spent considerable time...
Via Fox Sports Wisconsin
August 26, 2013  |  Discuss

Fall Camp Report: August 14

Running the two-minute offense without its starting center, Wisconsin head coach Gary Andersen talks about Dan Voltz's injury, the progression of the defense, the new players getting their Motion W and, of course, the quarterbacks.
Via wisconsin.scout.com
August 14, 2013  |  Discuss

The Sconnie Scoop: Voltz injures hamstring

After a brief hiatus, the Sconnie Scoop is back. The segment will be featured on Monday. Wednesday, and Friday of each week, bringing you the latest Badgers news and notes from around the world wide web.  Redshirt freshman Dan Voltz left Wednesday's practice with an apparent hamstring injury. UW offensive line coach T.J. Woods told the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel's Jeff...
Via Madtown Badgers
August 14, 2013  |  Discuss

Snap to Action

With three first-team All-Big Ten honorees coming before him, redshirt freshman Dan Voltz is hoping to carry on the center tradition at Wisconsin.
Via wisconsin.scout.com
August 12, 2013  |  Discuss

Badgers' passing game could lean heavily on talented tight ends

MADISON, Wis. -- Wisconsin football fans prone to worrying no doubt have already found plenty of reasons to fret before the Badgers' season opener in three weeks. Who will be the team's starting quarterback? Is there another wide receiver anywhere to complement standout Jared Abbrederis? Is there enough depth for a once-dominant offensive line to hold up over an entire season...
Via Fox Sports Wisconsin
August 10, 2013  |  Discuss

Badgers' passing game could lean heavily on talented tight ends

MADISON, Wis. -- Wisconsin football fans prone to worrying no doubt have already found plenty of reasons to fret before the Badgers' season opener in three weeks. Who will be the team's starting quarterback? Is there another wide receiver anywhere to complement standout Jared Abbrederis? Is there enough depth for a once-dominant offensive line to hold up over an entire season...
Via Fox Sports Wisconsin
August 10, 2013  |  Discuss

Badgers' offensive line looks to keep tradition alive

MADISON, Wis. -- The natural inclination for Wisconsin football fans is to see the team's projected offensive line, consider it one of the more inexperienced units in recent memory and question whether the end of the Badgers' dominance up front is imminent. With a redshirt freshman starting at center and a left guard who has played only sparingly in his career, it's...
Via Fox Sports Wisconsin
August 06, 2013  |  Discuss

Badgers' offensive line looks to keep tradition alive

MADISON, Wis. -- The natural inclination for Wisconsin football fans is to see the team's projected offensive line, consider it one of the more inexperienced units in recent memory and question whether the end of the Badgers' dominance up front is imminent. With a redshirt freshman starting at center and a left guard who has played only sparingly in his career, it's...
Via Fox Sports Wisconsin
August 06, 2013  |  Discuss

Camping With the Badgers 2013: Offensive Line

This may be the most anonymous group of Wisconsin offensive linemen in several years. Ryan Groy is on the preseason watch list for the Outland Trophy, which is give to the nation’s top interior lineman, but I, for one, can’t remember him being particularly memorable last season. Basically, I’d like to forget most of last season’s offensive line experience. Can we agree to...
Via Madtown Badgers
August 02, 2013  |  Discuss

Expectations as high as ever for Badgers offensive line

This is the fifth in a series of 11 previews leading up to the Wisconsin football team's Aug. 5 start of practice. Today's position: Offensive line Rating (1-to-10 scale): 7 Projected starter(s): Left tackle Ryan Groy (redshirt senior), left guard Dallas Lewallen (redshirt junior), center Dan Voltz (redshirt freshman), right guard Kyle Costigan (redshirt junior), right tackle...
Via Fox Sports Wisconsin
July 30, 2013  |  Discuss

Expectations as high as ever for Badgers offensive line

This is the fifth in a series of 11 previews leading up to the Wisconsin football team's Aug. 5 start of practice. Today's position: Offensive line Rating (1-to-10 scale): 7 Projected starter(s): Left tackle Ryan Groy (redshirt senior), left guard Dallas Lewallen (redshirt junior), center Dan Voltz (redshirt freshman), right guard Kyle Costigan (redshirt junior), right tackle...
Via Fox Sports Wisconsin
July 30, 2013  |  Discuss

Watch List Watching: Pedersen makes Mackey Award watch list

So far so good for the Wisconsin Badgers on the award watch lists as Wisconsin is now four for five on getting players on award watch lists as today Jacob Pedersen was named to the John Mackey Award watch list. This award is given annually to the top tight end in the country.  Pedersen is making his third consecutive appearance on the watch list and is among 37 total players...
Via Madtown Badgers
July 09, 2013  |  Discuss

Dan Voltz to Badger football 2013

As we continue our countdown it's just 70 days till the ball is in the air and the games are officially underway and that means only one thing here - we're just Dan Voltz to Badger football.  Voltz will play a key role for Wisconsin this season and he's been perhaps the most talked about recruit in the 2012 class. He'll be stepping into the center position, starting...
Via Madtown Badgers
June 22, 2013  |  Discuss

Badgers will maintain O-line physicality

MADISON, Wis. Wisconsin coach Gary Andersen's play script called for one more offensive series during a spring scrimmage two Saturdays ago when he blew the whistle, called his team into a huddle and ended practice. He was neither overjoyed nor disgusted. He simply needed to conserve the energy of the few offensive linemen capable of participating. It hasn't been the easiest...
Via Fox Sports Wisconsin
April 15, 2013  |  Discuss

Badgers will maintain O-line physicality

MADISON, Wis. Wisconsin coach Gary Andersen's play script called for one more offensive series during a spring scrimmage two Saturdays ago when he blew the whistle, called his team into a huddle and ended practice. He was neither overjoyed nor disgusted. He simply needed to conserve the energy of the few offensive linemen capable of participating. It hasn't been the easiest...
Via Fox Sports Wisconsin
April 15, 2013  |  Discuss

Spring Q&A: Dan Voltz

From redshirting last season to being the projected starting center on Wisconsin's offensive line, redshirt freshman Dan Voltz talks about his progress this spring, what he took away from his predecessor and his guaranteed for 2013.
Via wisconsin.scout.com
March 29, 2013  |  Discuss
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