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Wisconsin Smells the Roses with 42-39 B1G Title Game Win

Wisconsin Smells the Roses with 42-39 B1G Title Game Win
For the second consecutive year, the Wisconsin Badgers are headed back to Pasadena to represent the Big Ten in the BCS Rose Bowl. The inaugural Big Ten Championship and 42-39 win over the Michigan State Spartans was a game for the ages. It included a ton of offense (816 total yards), multiple lead changes (three... Read more »

Michigan St. vs. Wisconsin: Comprehensive B1G Title Game Preview

Michigan St. vs. Wisconsin: Comprehensive B1G Title Game Preview
Here we go- the inaugural Big Ten Championship game- a play-in game for the Rose Bowl. Something MSU has has been playing for and focusing on for awhile. This year in East Lansing, it’s all about “P4RB” meaning “Prepare for Rose Bowl” for the Michigan State Spartans. It’s a slogan you’ll find displayed on t-shirts... Read more »

Chandler Harnish is Probably NIU's Best Quarterback Ever

Chandler Harnish is Probably NIU's Best Quarterback Ever
Northern Illinois University is kind of known as the mid-major version of “Tailback U.” The DeKalb, IL institution has produced some of the most electric runners (LeShon Johnson, Michael Turner, Garrett Wolfe and Chad Spann) in not just the MAC, but all of college football. The Huskies are known for tailbacks, not quarterbacks. However, they... Read more »
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Soldier Field Blowout: Wisconsin Dominates NIU 49-7

Soldier Field Blowout: Wisconsin Dominates NIU 49-7
The Soldier Field Showdown II quickly turned into the Soldier Field Beatdown as the #7/#8 Wisconsin Badgers (3-0) flashed their offensive dominance in a 49-7 win over the Northern Illinois Huskies (1-2). It’s time to start calling QB Russell Wilson “Mr. Efficient” because the guy was almost perfect while completing 23 of his 32 passes... Read more »

#7/#8 Wisconsin vs. Northern Illinois (Soldier Field Showdown II): Game Preview

#7/#8 Wisconsin vs. Northern Illinois (Soldier Field Showdown II): Game Preview
This weekend, the #7/#8 Wisconsin Badgers (2-0) will play their first game of the season away from Camp Randall Stadium in the Soldier Field Showdown II versus the Northern Illinois Huskies (1-1). The first Soldier Field Showdown involved the Iowa Hawkeyesmatching up with NIU in 2007 (won by Iowa 16-3). Saturday’s match-up with the Huskies... Read more »

Russell Wilson Makes Badgers Even More Dangerous in Big 10

Russell Wilson Makes Badgers Even More Dangerous in Big 10
Wisconsin quarterback Russell Wilson was named Big Ten Offensive Player of the Week following his league debut with the Badgers, in which he completed 10 of 13 passes for 255 yards and a pair of touchdowns while running for 62 yards and another score- an exciting 46 yard scramble. So this is what Russell-Mania feels... Read more »
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Wisconsin Badgers have Formidable Rushing Attack

In the warmest home game in school history, the Wisconsin Badgers offense was about as red hot as their school’s primary color. When you think Wisconsin college football you probably think tailbacks and big men. The best in the nation come here to play offensive line and run behind all that open space that they... Read more »

Big Ten Media Day 1: Notables and Quotables

Check out that snazzy graphic above.  Study it.  Love it. And then realize that this is the last year that it will be relevant and current. Much like conference expansion dominated the news after the NCAA Basketball Tournament, the Big Ten’s expansion to add Nebraska was the dominant topic of Big Ten Media Day 1.... Read more »
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