Alabama, Wisconsin To Open 2015 Season With First Meeting Since 1928

College football fans get a rare treat on September 4 when the Alabama Crimson Tide take on the Wisconsin Badgers at AT&T Stadium. The neutral field showdown pits two powerhouses from the Big 10 and SEC opposite one another, as both teams start their plights to lock down a spot in the 2015 College Football […]

IOWA CITY, IA - NOVEMBER 22: Quarterback Tanner McEvoy #15 of the Wisconsin Badgers runs on a keeper in front of defensive back Greg Mabin #13 of the Iowa Hawkeyes, in the second quarter on November 22, 2014 at Kinnick Stadium, in Iowa City, Iowa. (Photo by Matthew Holst/Getty Images)

Highlights of Badgers 2015 Football Roster Listing

Every year the Wisconsin Badgers post an updated roster between spring and fall camp, and every year there are surprises and insights gained in to the program. With new head coach Paul Chryst in the fold the new roster heading in to fall camp is very insightful indeed. Here is a look in to the […]

MADISON, WI - NOVEMBER 29: Corey Clement #6 of the Wisconsin Badgers runs with the football to the one yard line during the second half against the Minnesota Golden Gophers at Camp Randall Stadium on November 29, 2014 in Madison, Wisconsin. (Photo by Mike McGinnis/Getty Images)

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 […]

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Wisconsin Badgers football tops all in APR rankings

The Wisconsin Badgers football team have a national title, finally!! Okay, that title didn’t come on the field, but it did come thanks to the combined efforts of all its players. The Wisconsin football team’s multiyear Academic Progress Rate of 998 is the top mark of all FBS teams in the country according to the […]


Report: QB Austin Kafentzis leaving Badgers program

When the Wisconsin Badgers got the commitment of three-star quarterback Austin Kafentzis, many saw his highlight reel and eye-popping stats and saw the future of the Wisconsin program. That future didn’t last long, as Evan Flood of Badger247 was first to report that Kafentzis will be leaving the program and not even stick around for […]

ARLINGTON, TX - JANUARY 04:  A general view of the exterior of AT&T Stadium before the NFC Wildcard Playoff Game between the Dallas Cowboys and the Detroit Lions on January 4, 2015 in Arlington, Texas.  (Photo by Ronald Martinez/Getty Images)

Wisconsin vs. Alabama will be ABC primetime game

Wisconsin vs. Alabama was curiously missing when ESPN announced it’s primetime schedule earlier this month. There apparently was a reason for it, as it was announced on Thursday that the Badgers and Crimson Tide will indeed be on primetime. It’s just that the two foes will square off in the first ABC primetime game of […]

MADISON, WI - NOVEMBER 30: Head Coach Gary Andersen of the Wisconsin Badgers pats Dan Voltz #70 on the hlemut as he runs off the field during the first half of play against the Penn State Nittany Lions at Camp Randall Stadium on November 30, 2013 in Madison, Wisconsin. (Photo by Mike McGinnis/Getty Images)

Dan Voltz named to spring Rimington Award watch list

We aren’t even in to the silly season of preseason award watch lists, but you can never be too early for a good list right? On Tuesday, the Rimington Award announced its spring award watch list, a list that included Wisconsin’s junior center Dan Voltz. It was an interesting inclusion, especially because Voltz wasn’t exactly […]

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2016 Wisconsin Badgers football recruiting update: Offense

With spring football out of the way, coaches and recruiting staff are hitting the trail hard and fast on behalf of the Wisconsin Badgers. It’s also been a minute since we updated you on exactly what is going on with UW out on the 2016 recruiting trail. It will be Paul Chryst’s first class all […]

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Boom or Bust: Looking Back at Wisconsin Badgers 2011 recruiting class

Everyone knows the lifeblood of any program comes on the recruiting trail, but getting players on campus and to sign on the dotted line is a far cry from meaning success or failure. The other half of the equation is how the recruiting class plays once on campus. A two-star recruit can become a star, […]


Melvin Gordon goes No. 15 to San Diego Chargers in 2015 NFL Draft

It will be a long time, if ever, that Badger fans who witnessed the 2014 football season will forget the name Melvin Gordon. On Thursday, Melvin Gordon got his own moment to never forget — hearing his name called at the NFL Draft in Chicago. Gordon didn’t have as long as many mock drafts thought, […]


Former Badger Russell Wilson continues winning at life

The 2011 Badgers football season looked like a disaster waiting to happen on offense, then entered graduate transfer quarterback Russell Wilson. What transpired on the field was the most prolific offense in Wisconsin Badgers history, and off the field it became a love affair between Wilson and Badger nation. He was exactly what you’d like […]


Wisconsin Badgers Spring Recap: Running Back

(Over the next few days we’ll be taking a look at each position on the Badgers roster and breaking down what took place during the 2015 spring camp) Wisconsin Badgers fans have been spoiled for a better part of a decade, with not only one, but usually two running backs that are nationally elite. Going […]

MADISON, WI - SEPTEMBER 20: Lubern Figaro #31of the Wisconsin Badgers celebrates after making a interception during the second quarter against the Bowling Green Falcons at Camp Randall Stadium on September 20, 2014 in Madison, Wisconsin. (Photo by Mike McGinnis/Getty Images)

Badgers Spring Recap: Safety

(Over the next few days we’ll be taking a look at each position on the Badgers roster and breaking down what took place during the 2015 spring camp) If there was one position few worried about this spring football camp it was the safety position. That’s because depth, experience and talented youth all existed. Previous […]

MADISON, WI - NOVEMBER 29: Joel Stave #2 of the Wisconsin Badgers runs with the football during the first half of play against the Minnesota Golden Gophers at Camp Randall Stadium on November 29, 2014 in Madison, Wisconsin. (Photo by Mike McGinnis/Getty Images)

Badgers Spring Recap: Quarterback

The Badgers spring game is in the books, and that means it’s time to reassess what we thought we knew before hand and what we know now. Over the next week we’ll be going through each position and giving you a look at how things stand following a full 15 practices. We’ll give you a […]

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Wisconsin Badgers Spring Game: What We Learned

On a mild day in front of just over 9,000 fans, the Paul Chryst era got underway. It started with a nod to the Wisconsin Badgers’ basketball team, as Josh Gasser and Duje Dukan were guest coaches. It ended with Gasser getting a Badger Max bath following his team’s 35-7 drubbing of Dukan’s bunch. Along […]

MADISON, WI - NOVEMBER 15:  Joel Stave #2 of the Wisconsin Badgers celebrates a touchdown against the Nebraska Cornhuskers at Camp Randall Stadium on November 15, 2014 in Madison, Wisconsin.  (Photo by Ronald Martinez/Getty Images)

10 Wisconsin Badgers to Watch in the 2015 Spring Game

Spring camp is winding down, with just a few more days until the annual spring game for the Wisconsin Badgers. With new head coach Paul Chryst in the mix, spring sure has felt different this season. No hyped up music, no real buzz around the entire camp from the media side of things and really […]


Borland recruiting loss stings, but not time to write off Paul Chryst and Co.

Tuf Borland was supposed to be wearing Cardinal and White — his dad was a Badger after all. Tristian Pipp was a shoo-in to be a Badger — after all, he’s from in-state and a legit three-star linebacker. Except neither of those two things have happened. Pipp, a two-sport star at Greenfield (Wis.) High School […]

EVANSTON, IL- OCTOBER 04: Tony Jones #6 of the Northwestern Wildcats is defended by Derrick Tindal #25 of the Wisconsin Badgers during the first half on October 4, 2014 at Ryan Field in Evanston, Illinois.  (Photo by David Banks/Getty Images)

CB Derrick Tindal suffers scary injury during Badgers spring practice

Perhaps the best bit of news to date in the Wisconsin Badgers’ spring camp has been a lack of news about major injuries happening. That streak could have ended on Sunday, as sophomore cornerback Derrick Tindal appeared to suffer a severe upper body injury. Severe enough to have to be transported via ambulance to the […]

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Safety Austin Hudson not returning to Badgers football program

Last season the Wisconsin Badgers saw not one, but two true freshmen play at safety. Fast forward to spring and only one of those two will be back, as Austin Hudson will not return to the University of Wisconsin football program. According to a report in the Wisconsin State Journal, defensive coordinator Dave Aranda confirmed […]

MINNEAPOLIS, MN - NOVEMBER 23: Chris Borland #44 of the Wisconsin Badgers celebrates a win of the game against the Minnesota Golden Gophers on November 23, 2013 at TCF Bank Stadium in Minneapolis, Minnesota. The Wisconsin Badgers defeated the Minnesota Golden Gophers 20-7. (Photo by Hannah Foslien/Getty Images)

Ex-Badger Chris Borland retiring after 1 year in NFL

Well, that didn’t last long…the NFL career of Chris Borland that is. After one of the most promising rookie season’s of any defensive player in the league, Borland has announced his retirement from the NFL according to a report by ESPN’s Outside the Lines. According to the report, Borland is retiring over concerns about the […]


Badgers spring practice schedule released

In just another step to the Badgers new era under Paul Chryst, the athletic communications department released the schedule for spring practice. Things will get started on Sunday, March 15 with a late afternoon practice. UW will also get in six practices before heading on spring break between March 28 and April 5. Here are […]


Wisconsin Badgers Spring Football 2015 Preview: Defensive Line

We’ve come to the end of our spring previews already, but we’ve saved perhaps the most up in the air position for last too. If there was one area that the Wisconsin Badgers could’ve improved on in 2014 it was the production of the defensive line. Part of it had to do with injuries to […]

IOWA CITY, IA - NOVEMBER 22: Quarterback Jake Rudock #15 of the Iowa Hawkeyes is tripped up on a keeper by linebacker Vince Biegel #47 of the Wisconsin Badgers, in the first quarter on November 22, 2014 at Kinnick Stadium, in Iowa City, Iowa. (Photo by Matthew Holst/Getty Images)

Wisconsin Badgers Spring Football 2015 Preview: Linebacker

The Wisconsin Badgers survived a quick transition to the 3-4 look in 2013, managed to survive a massive turnover in front of them in 2014 and the transition to Dave Aranda players is nearly complete heading in to 2014. However, the Badgers won’t have stalwarts like Marcus Trotter or Derek Landisch available anymore and that […]

Wisconsin Badgers Spring Football 2015 Preview: Tight Ends

Last season the Badgers pass game could’ve been a real disaster if it weren’t for the improving and solid play of the tight end position. Wisconsin’s second-leading receiver was tight end Sam Arneson, who had 29 receptions for 387 yards and a team-best four touchdowns. Things will be different this season though, as Arneson is […]

Wisconsin Badgers Spring Football 2015 Preview: Wide Receiver

Where or where have the wide receivers gone? First it was down to a one-man show with Jared Abbrederis and then it was really nothing much with maybe a glimmer of hope from Alex Erickson. However, the once deep and impactful crew of wide receivers has left Camp Randall. Previous Previews: Quarterback | Offensive Line […]