October 31, 2014

Budmayr continues his comeback battle

Wisconsin football coach Bret Bielema says a pair of doctors have come to a

Jon Budmayr

consensus on the nerve issues that continue to hamper the return of quarterback Jon Budmayr.

AUDIO: Bret Bielema on treating Budmayr’s ailment :13

Budmayr missed all of last season with arm issues and he isn’t expected to do much this spring and it’s still unclear as to whether Budmayr will be able to play this coming season.

Budmayr was in good spirits at spring practice yesterday, watching a portion of the Badgers workout.

AUDIO: Bret Bielema says Budmayr remains upbeat despite injury issues :15

If Budmayr can’t play this season, he hopes to return in 2013.  Budmayr could possibly still petition the NCAA for a sixth year of eligibility after the 2013 season as well.

AUDIO: Bret Bielema on Budmayr trying for a 6th year of eligibility :12