Russell Wilson joins Ewing, Butrym and Henry as Wisconsin’s captains

The Badgers announced their 2011 captains Monday, and the team’s newest member was one of the four. Russell Wilson, who isn’t even officially the starting quarterback yet, was named an offensive captain along with senior fullback Bradie Ewing. Although the […]

Wisconsin football position preview: offensive line

The offensive line always seems to be a position of strength for the Badgers, and 2011 is no exception. In fact, this season’s group might be the best the Badgers have had in quite some time, even though they’ll be […]

Wisconsin football position preview: tight ends and fullbacks

Wisconsin offensive coordinator Paul Chryst utilizes tight ends and fullbacks a great deal more than most coaches in the era of the spread offense. The Badgers main offensive strength is run blocking, so having a solid lead blocker at fullback is imperative. […]

Five former Badgers signed by NFL teams

Now that the NFL lockout has ended, front offices are scrambling to sign free agents and stock their teams’ rosters for training camp. The Badgers had four players drafted in April’s NFL Draft, and in the last 48 hours, five […]

James White named to Walter Camp watch list, but is Ball the better back?

The preseason award watch lists keep rolling out, and Wisconsin tailback James White was included in the most recent one. White was one of 40 players selected to the Walter Camp Foundation’s preseason watch list for their annual award, which […]

Watt (the younger) shines in All-Star game

JJ Watt was a key reason for Wisconsin’s run to the Rose Bowl in 2010, and even though he’s gone, the Badgers will not be without a Watt in 2011. Like his older brother, Derek Watt will enter the world […]

Kiper likes the Badgers’ O-Line; Rivals compiles top recruiting teams

It’s been a slow couple of weeks for Badgers news, but a few things caught my attention this morning when perusing my usual sites at work (haha, just kidding Boss). First, Mel Kiper, hate him or love him, released his […]

Award watch list round-up

Several college football awards organization assembled their preseason watch lists last week, and several Badgers are included. Quarterback Russell Wilson and running backs Montee Ball and James White were three of 66 players named to the preseason Maxwell Award watch […]

Wisconsin football recruiting update II

The Badgers doubled their 2012 recruiting class in size in the month of June, picking up four verbal commitments from prospects in three different states. The Badgers now have commitments from four four-star recruits, three more than they had last […]

Russell Wilson to transfer to Wisconsin

The Russell Wilson saga finally appears to be over, and the ending looks like a happy one for Badger fans. Multiple outlets are reporting Wilson has chosen to transfer to Wisconsin and will make an official announcement at 2:30 Monday […]

Zach Brown is headed to Pitt

Former Badger running back Zach Brown told the Pitt coaching staff Sunday he intends to transfer there and will enroll Brown told Bret Bielema and the rest of the Wisconsin coaching staff he planned to transfer from UW back in […]

Wisconsin scores two defensive back commits in 24 hours

 The Badgers received two committments from low-level defensive back prospects in the last 24 hours. Hugs Etienne of Plantation, Fla., who committed Wednesday, is a borderline two/three star recruit. gave Etienne a three-star rating and has him rated as the 44th […]