September 1, 2014

O’Brien leaving Wisconsin

According to reports, Wisconsin quarterback Danny O’Brien is leaving the program.  O’Brien dropped to 4th on the Wisconsin depth chart this

Danny O'Brien

Danny O’Brien

spring and may have fallen all the way to 5th by the time fall camp opened.

O’Brien started three games for the Badgers last season and completed 60% of his passes for 523 yards, three touchdowns and one interception.

Curt Phillips and Joel Stave finished the spring 1 and 2 on the depth chart but junior-college transfer Tanner McEvoy is expected to challenge Phillips and Stave for the starting job in fall camp.