Wisconsin to play at least four primetime games in 2011

The Big Ten announced Thursday the conference’s seven ESPN, ESPN2 and ABC primetime games, four of which feature the Badgers. Wisconsin has never played four primetime (7 p.m. Central Time) in one season before, and more might be on the […]

Former N.C. State QB rumored to be interested in transfer to Wisconsin

Former North Carolina State quarterback Russell Wilson, a redshirt sophomore, is rumored to have contacted Wisconsin about the possibility of transferring there, according to The Milwaukee Journal Sentinal’s Jeff Potrykus. Wilson was granted release by N.C. State after  being drafted by the […]

Wisconsin football position preview: running backs

As classes at UW come to an end and students prepare for a long summer sans Wisconsin sports, the Badger football position preview rolls on with a look at a long-time position of strength at UW: the running backs. Likely […]

2012 Wisconsin football recruiting update

With the news this week of the Badgers landing one of the highest ranked quarterbacks in Wisconsin recruiting history, it seems like a good time to kick off what I hope will be a monthly update on the recruits they’re […]

Wisconsin reportedly lands four-star quarterback prospect

Multiple recruiting sites confirmed late Monday night  four-star quarterback prospect Bart Houston committed to Wisconsin. Several major recruiting sites have Houston, who plays for De La Salle High School in Concord, Cal., listed as a four-star prospect. Scout.com lists him […]

Former Badger Bill Nagy drafted by Dallas Cowboys

You may have missed it, but a fifth former Badger was drafted in last weekend’s NFL Draft. The Dallas Cowboys used their final pick of the draft to nab Badgers offensive lineman Bill Nagy in the seventh round. He was […]

Kendricks drafted in 2nd round, Moffitt in 3rd

Thanks in part to a shallow tight end class in this year’s NFL draft, Lance Kendricks was taken a bit earlier than many Badger fans and draft pundits expected. Shortly after Notre Dame’s Kyle Rudolph was taken by the Minnesota […]

Watt drafted by Texans, Carimi to the Bears

J.J. Watt didn’t have to wait long to hear NFL Commishioner Roger Goodell call his name at the first round of the NFL draft Thursday. Gabe Carimi, on the other hand, nearly dropped out of the second round before finally […]

Where will former Wisconsin players land in this week’s NFL draft?

The Badgers’ run to the Rose Bowl in the 2010 season showcased the talents of one of the most gifted Wisconsin teams in recent memory. Individual standouts J.J. Watt, Gabe Carimi, John Moffit and Lance Kendricks will all likely be […]

Curt Phillips to miss entire 2011 season

Bret Bielema announced following UW’s spring game Saturday that redshirt junior quarterback Curt Phillips will miss his second consecutive season with what is believed to be a torn right ACL. ESPNMadison.com/BadgerBlitz.com’s Tom Lea confirmed last week that Phillips had at […]

Wisconsin spring game recap

Well, Badger fans, spring football has come to an end — an ugly, borderline unwatchable end. Okay, maybe I’m being a bit harsh on a game that was never going to emphasize competitiveness and excitement, but really, only three points total? […]

Three things to pay attention to at Saturday’s spring game

For those of you who don’t know, Saturday is the Wisconsin football spring game. The team has spent nearly month practicing, and after Saturday we won’t see any more Badger football until the fall. A lot of things can happen […]