Tennessee Volunteers Must Deal with Arrest of LB A.J. Johnson

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Following what was a monumentally successful recruiting cycle on National Signing Day, the Tennessee Volunteers are having to deal with some bad news this weekend. Two Vols players, including senior linebacker A.J. Johnson, were arrested in Knoxville for alcohol-related charges […]

Danny O’Brien Never Caught On With Wisconsin Badgers, Won’t Be Missed in 2013

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Danny O’Brien was once the ACC Rookie of the Year back in 2010 when he was with the Maryland Terrapins. Last season, he transferred to the Big Ten to try his hand at leading the Wisconsin Badgers much like Russell […]

Danny O’Brien Leaves Wisconsin Badgers

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Backup quarterback Danny O’Brien has decided to leave the Wisconsin Badgers program. O’Brien, who transferred from Maryland where he started the 2010 and 2011, started the Badgers’ 2012 season opener but struggled before conceding the position to Joel Stave. O’Brien graduated from Maryland […]

Wisconsin Badgers Quarterback Race Heats Up as Joel Stave Continues Improvement

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Even for a program known more for their running game, it is important to never lose sight of how important the quarterback position is.  Last year was something of a down year for the Wisconsin Badgers, as they went 8-6 […]

Quarterback Competition Wide Open for Wisconsin Badgers in 2013

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The Wisconsin Badgers have long been a team that relied heavily on its running game and it’s been a formula that has brought a lot of success with it. Three straight Big Ten titles don’t lie (though their three straight […]

Can Bart Houston Be the Wisconsin Badgers Starting Quarterback in 2013?

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Redshirt freshman Bart Houston came to Wisconsin hoping to make a name for himself. He was recruited by former Badger head coach and current Arkansas Razorback head coach, Bret Bielema. The former coach had high hopes for the former four-star […]

The Wisconsin Badgers and Their Search for a Quarterback

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  In the game of football, the quarterback is the most watched, reviewed, and important position on the field. He is not only the leader of the offense, but the leader of the team, even though he doesn’t play every […]

Wisconsin’s Quarterback Situation Just Got Stickier


It was every Wisconsin fan’s worst nightmare. Redshirt freshman quarterback Joel Stave was scrambling out to his right to avoid Michigan State defenders and then it happened. William Gholston, the Spartans 6-foot-7-inch, 280-pound defensive lineman, got to the quarterback and […]

Wisconsin Badgers won’t reveal starting quarterback

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    The Wisconsin Badgers have been without a starting quarterback since Joel Stave broke his collarbone on Oct. 27th against the Michigan State Spartans. Ever since, junior Danny O’Brien and fifth-year senior Curt Phillips have been sharing reps at […]

Quarterback Competition For The Wisconsin Badgers


When Wisconsin starting quarterback Joel Stave broke his clavicle in Saturday’s loss to Michigan State, head coach Bret Bielema knew the Badgers had suffered another setback on the offensive side of the ball. Wisconsin has had injury problems all season. […]

The Wisconsin Badgers’ Offense Needs to Find Its Identity, And Quick


  An offense needs a clear understanding of what it’s doing to succeed. All offenses function, but to what degree is what counts. Just yesterday I wrote about the Georgia Bulldogs and how their offense functions. In short, through five […]

Danny O’Brien Is Out As The Starter For Wisconsin


The fans in Madison are finally starting to realize that there is only one Russell Wilson. And it doesn’t get any better that he’s the starting quarterback for Seattle in the NFL these days. Danny O’Brien couldn’t continue the tradition […]