Badgers RB Corey Clement to have surgery; out four-six weeks

Wisconsin Badgers running back Corey Clement was expected to replace All-American Melvin Gordon as the team's bell-cow running back in 2015.   That dream of that Badgers fans have has now officially been put on hold. According to a release sent out by the school, the running back will be out 4-6 weeks after undergoing sports hernia surgery   Head coach Paul Chryst had this to say...
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12 days ago  |  Discuss

Badgers RB Clement to have surgery, miss 4-6 weeks

The return to the field for Wisconsin running back Corey Clement has been delayed even further as it was announced by Badgers head coach Paul Chryst on Thursday that the junior running back will have surgery to repair a sports hernia and is expected to be sidelined another four-to-six weeks. Clement was expected take over for Melvin Gordon as Wisconsin's No. 1 running back after...
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12 days ago  |  Discuss

Fun Fact Friday : Melvin Gordon

In May, the San Diego Chargers selected Wisconsin running back Melvin Gordon with their first round selection. Gordon is a promising rookie running back and has all the talent in the world to take the league by storm. The Chargers are hopeful that Gordon can have the same impact as past Charger running backs such as LaDainian Tomlinson, Michael Turner, and Darren Sproles.    ...
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September 04, 2015  |  Discuss

Wisconsin vs Alabama preview

The Wisconsin Badgers football squad is making its way down to Arlington, Texas for what will be arguably the program’s biggest regular season challenge since taking down Terrelle Pryor and the then (and now) top-ranked Ohio State Buckeyes in 2010. A year ago, a 14th-ranked Badgers team made their way to NRG Stadium in Houston to take on #13 LSU. A rough second half set the...
September 04, 2015  |  Discuss

Wisconsin Posted A Very Cool Instagram Spread Of Badger-Related Sports Illustrated Covers

The past couple of years have been banner ones for Wisconsin’s athletic teams and their alumni. Several current or former Badgers have been featured on the cover of Sports Illustrated, and the Wisconsin football Instagram account put out a really cool graphic featuring a spread of all of those covers. There are 10 in total, and they feature former Wisconsin and current NFL stars...
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September 02, 2015  |  Discuss

ESPN releases trailer for Alabama, Wisconsin game

Time is closing in on the Chick-Fil-A Kickoff Game this Thursday and ESPN is making sure football fans have something to dance to, releasing countless trailers displaying marquee match-ups, including Alabama (No. 3) and Wisconsin (No. 20). The Advocare Classic, which will be played at AT&T Stadium, is the first time since 1928 that Alabama and Wisconsin last tangoed. Wisconsin...
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September 01, 2015  |  Discuss

SQ Big Ten Football Preview

The college football season is less than a month away from kicking off, and most teams have already begun their fall camps. And just in time for the regular season, our writers have cooked up previews for all of the conferences in the FBS. We last covered the Big 12, and today we will take a look at the Big Ten.What Happened in 2014Conference Champion: Ohio StateCoach of the Year...
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August 27, 2015  |  Discuss

2015 Wisconsin Badgers Football Preview: Bitter 2014 extinguished with Outback Bowl Win

Another season, another 10 wins…Wisconsin has rolled out some of the most consistent football played in the Big Ten over the 2010’s decade to date. The 2014 season was just another example of it, but it wasn’t an easy ride either. Instead, the season featured challenges many didn’t see coming, historic individual performances and some great team moments too. After starting...
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August 23, 2015  |  Discuss

Questions remain at running back for Badgers

The Wisconsin Badgers have a long history of excellent running backs. That can't be disputed and is a large reason why many assume that even after losing first round NFL pick Melvin Gordon, the show will roll on.Enter Corey Clement who rushed for 949 yards last season as Gordon's understudyThe talent is obviously there with Clement but that doesn't mean there are not details to be...
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August 17, 2015  |  Discuss

Bloguin Top 50: No. 12 — Wisconsin

Wisconsin Badgers 2014 Record: 11-3 (beat Auburn in Outback Bowl) 1 Burning Question: Can the Badgers find a passing game? There’s really no big secret to the Wisconsin Badgers’ success — they’ll run the ball right down your throat and kill you with the passing game when you sell out against the run. Over the past two seasons, however, the Badgers have slowly regressed...
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August 13, 2015  |  Discuss

Wisconsin factory of running backs continues to produce

While the Wisconsin Badgers lost a heavy (no pun intended) amount of talented offensive linemen, don’t expect a significant drop-off in the UW running attack in 2015. The first thing folks may point to in citing a possible decline in Madison is the loss of Melvin Gordon, who ran for the second most all-time yards in a campaign last season. While the point is valid that Gordon...
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August 13, 2015  |  Discuss

Buy or Sell: Melvin Gordon

Melvin GordonADP: 37.9 RB: 16 It’d been a couple years since a running back was taken in the first round of the NFL draft when the St. Louis Rams took Todd Gurley with the 10th pick overall this spring. The San Diego Chargers made it two five picks later by trading up to No. 15. Gordon was, of course, coming off of a three-year run at Wisconsin, where he ended up with 4,915 yards...
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August 07, 2015  |  Discuss

Melvin Gordon’s Mom Won’t Wear Chargers Rookie’s Jersey Until He Earns It

There are high expectations for San Diego Chargers rookie Melvin Gordon after the running back put up some insane statistics during his senior season at Wisconsin, but that doesn’t mean his mom is going to be his No. 1 fan right away. Carmen Gordon told that although she believes her son can live up to the hype, she wants to give him a little extra motivation. So until...
August 04, 2015  |  Discuss

SQ College Football Top-25 Preview: #17 Wisconsin

The college football staff at SQ have put together a ranking of the top-25 teams heading into 2015. To get our readers prepared for the upcoming season, the staff has created a preview for each one of these teams. Today’s focus is on #17 Wisconsin.Team: Wisconsin BadgersLocation: Madison, Wis. SQ Ranking: 17th2014 Record: 11-3Finish in AP Poll: 13thHead Coach: Paul Chryst ...
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August 03, 2015  |  Discuss

Rookie Melvin Gordon Reportedly Struggling With Pass Protection

Calling Melvin Gordon’s college career a success would be an understatement. At Wisconsin, Gordon rushed for 4,915 yards in his four-year career, averaging a shocking 7.8 yards per carry. However, as history has proven time and time again; running backs with gaudy numbers at the collegiate level do not always translate to productive NFL backs. While it is too soon to cast aspersions...
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August 01, 2015  |  Discuss

VIDEO: Corey Clement Ready for Challenge Ahead as UW’s lead RB

Guess what? There is no more Melvin Gordon in the Wisconsin Badgers backfield. As strange as that may seem to some and as quickly as the time has gone, the Badgers backfield will move on. Next in line is junior running back Corey Clement. Living in the wake of a 2,000-yard rusher can be a daunting task for some, but for Clement it is all about the opportunity in front of him. One...
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July 31, 2015  |  Discuss

Wisconsin Running Back Corey Clement Wants To Rush For “No Less” Than 2,000 Yards This Season

Melvin Gordon, one of the greatest running backs in the history of the Wisconsin football program, will certainly be missed in Madison, Wisc., this season.  He won’t be too missed if Corey Clement has the type of season he’s aiming for, though.  At Big Ten Media Days in Chicago, Gordon’s replacement at tailback for the Badgers said his personal goal for the season is to rush...
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July 30, 2015  |  Discuss

AUDIO: Paul Chryst speaks to media at Big Ten Media Days

Following his televised remarks to the national audience at Big Ten media days, Wisconsin Badgers head coach Paul Chryst spoke to a contingent of UW media exclusively. Here is what we were able to capture of him speaking. Chryst & Nebraska’s Mike Riley’s relationship Replacing Melvin Gordon Big Ten divisions & more
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July 30, 2015  |  Discuss

A Wisconsin Badgers Guide to 2015 Big Ten Media Days

Big Ten Media Days won’t be a two-day crazy affair for Wisconsin Badgers fans anymore, or at least for this year. With a re-formatting of the event to two days split up with seven teams on each day a fan of just one team can focus in on just one day. So, what information is vital to Badger fans heading in to Big Ten Media Days on Thursday? Let us give you the scoop before we tell...
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July 29, 2015  |  Discuss

2015 Wisconsin Badgers Fall Camp Preview: Running Backs

(As Fall Camp approaches us faster than you’d think, we take a look at what to expect from each position group heading in to camp in our “Fall Camp Preview” series) Sometimes you don’t know how good you had something until its gone. Wisconsin Badgers fans were treated to perhaps the single greatest season by a running back in college football history last season. Yet, given...
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July 22, 2015  |  Discuss

Five electric TD runs by San Diego Chagers rookie Melvin Gordon when he was at Wisconsin

The San Diego Chargers went and got their guy on draft night. The Chargers moved up in the first round to get the Wisconsin stud Melvin Gordon and boy-oh-boy can he run. Not since the days of LaDainian Tomlinson has a member of the Bolts been able to electrify crowds and ignite the offense with his ground game. Here are five touchdowns by Gordon during his time with the Badgers that...
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July 17, 2015  |  Discuss

Six TD runs by San Diego Chargers RB Melvin Gordon that will get you amped

The San Diego Chargers desperately need a playmaker at running back. Not since the days of LaDainian Tomlinson has a member of the Bolts been able to electrify crowds and ignite the offense with his ground game. Welcome, Melvin Gordon. The Chargers moved up in the first round to get the Wisconsin stud and boy-oh-boy can he run. Here are six touchdowns by Gordon during his time with...
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July 06, 2015  |  Discuss

Wisconsin lands two four-star commitments from OT, safety

The Wisconsin Badgers had a terrific Saturday afternoon when it comes to their recruiting class for 2016. After landing some offensive line help in the form of an in-state tackle, the Badgers also snagged a four-star safety from the state of Florida. According to College Spun, offensive tackle Cole Van Lanen committed to the Badgers early Saturday afternoon. Melvin Gordon may be...
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June 21, 2015  |  Discuss

4 Badgers named to Athlon 1st team All-Big Ten list

Things are going to be very different in 2015 for the Wisconsin Badgers. Gone is headlining running back Melvin Gordon and so too is head coach Gary Andersen. With both those guys off to the West Coast now, the Badgers look to a future with new stars and a familiar name at head coach. Given the change, it may be surprising to know that the Badgers are loved by a lot of pundits in...
Via Madtown Badgers
June 11, 2015  |  Discuss

Wisconsin Football: Badgers Release Awesome “Wisconsin Football Experience” Hype Video

Year-in and year-out, Wisconsin is a consistent top-25 team and one of the better programs in the Big Ten. The Badgers have churned out a host of successful NFL players in addition to reaching three-straight Rose Bowls from 2011-13.   All of those accomplishments are highlighted in the “Wisconsin Football Experience” hype video released this week. Former Badgers and current...
Via College Spun
June 06, 2015  |  Discuss
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