Clement making progress, still not sure about Saturday

Wisconsin Badger running back Corey Clement took his first full hits at practice for the first time since his sports hernia surgery three weeks ago. Clement said he felt good after Tuesday’s practice and he’s made a lot of progress since last week when he...

Voltz expects to play Saturday (Badger football update)

Wisconsin center Dan Voltz is expected to play Saturday, when the Badgers host the Purdue Boilermakers at Camp Randall Stadium.  Coach Paul Chryst says the junior has stepped up his workouts this week, after he hurt his left elbow near the end of last Saturday’s...

Wisconsin’s Deal is Big Ten Freshman of the Week

Wisconsin running back Taiwan Deal has been named the Big Ten’s Freshman of the Week. Deal rushed for a career high 147 yards on 26 carries in the Badgers 28-0 win over Hawaii.  Deal recorded a pair of first-half touchdowns, giving the Badgers a 14-0 lead at...

Badgers testing their depth at tailback

The Wisconsin Badgers close out the non-conference portion of their schedule against Hawaii tonight (7 p.m.) at Camp Randall Stadium.   As it turns out, it’ll be one last chance for running backs Dare Ogunbowale and Taiwan Deal to prepare themselves for the...

Clement to undergo Sports Hernia surgery (VIDEO)

Earlier this week, the Wisconsin Badger coaches were hoping to have tailback Corey Clement back for this weeks game against Hawaii, if not the following week in the Big Ten Conference opener against the Iowa Hawkeyes at Camp Randall Stadium. But U-W official announced...

Badgers look to get running game on track today

The normally dominant Wisconsin running game has been anything but that during the first two weeks of the season. Today, the Badgers (1-1) host the Troy Trojans at Camp Randall Stadium.  The Badgers ground attack ranks 107th out of 130 teams nationally, while the...

Clement’s status for this week to be determined

Wisconsin running back Corey Clement didn’t play against Miami of Ohio because of a groin injury and his status for this Saturday’s game against Troy at Camp Randall Stadium remains up in the air. Dare Ogunbowale and Taiwan Deal handled the rushing duties...

Caputo cleared to play Saturday in home opener

Wisconsin safety Michael Caputo has been cleared to play by UW’s medical staff to play in Saturday’s home opener against Miami of Ohio at Camp Randall Stadium. Caputo worked with the No. 1 defense on Thursday in practice after suffering a concussion in...

McEvoy preparing to play both ways this week

Tanner McEvoy couldn’t play both ways in last week’s loss to Alabama because of a hamstring injury.  But McEvoy is working at safety and wide receiver in practice this week and is hopeful he’ll see time at both positions when the Badgers host Miami...

Badgers picked to win Big Ten’s West title

Big Ten media members have selected the Wisconsin Badgers, in their first season under new coach Paul Chryst, to win the Big Ten’s West Division title. The media also selected Ohio State to win the East Division, which means a rematch of last years Big Ten title...

Three Badgers up for top college football honors

Three Wisconsin Badgers are among the preseason leaders for a pair of major national college football awards. Junior RB Corey Clement was named to the watch list for the Maxwell Award, while junior OLB Vince Biegel and senior S Michael Caputo are among the candidates...

Gordon says he’s going pro

Melvin Gordon announced the decision that everyone knew was coming.  The record-setting Wisconsin Badger running back is giving up his final season of eligibility in Madison to enter the 2015 NFL draft. Gordon leads the nation in rushing yards with 2,336, rushing...

Badgers beat Gophers, advance to Big Ten title game (AUDIO)

After falling behind 17-3, the Wisconsin Badgers rebounded for a 34-24 win over the rival Minnesota Gophers to clinch a spot in the Big Ten title game and retain Paul Bunyan’s Axe for the 11th straight season. The 14th ranked Badgers (10-2, 7-1 Big Ten) captured...

Wisconsin’s Clement is Offensive Player of the Week

Wisconsin Badger running back Corey Clement is the Big Ten’s Offensive Player of the Week. Clement rushed for 131 yards on 14 carries and two touchdowns.  He averaged 9.4 yards per carry in a 37-0 win over Rutgers. Clement scored on touchdown runs of 43 and 36...

Badgers back in top 25

After three straight Big Ten victories, the Wisconsin Badgers have jumped back into the top 25 in both major top 25 polls. Wisconsin (6-2, 3-1 Big Ten) moved back into the Amway coaches’ poll at No. 24.  They also climbed back into the Top 25 in the Associated...

Badgers return from bye, host Maryland today

The Wisconsin Badgers have had a week off to get healthy and prepare for the Big Ten stretch drive.  Today, they’ll start that six-game stretch by hosting the Maryland Terrapins at Camp Randall Stadium (11am). Maryland is coming off a 38-31 come-from-behind win...

Badgers celebrate victory going into bye week

Despite allowing a pair of late touchdowns, the Wisconsin Badgers notched a 38-28 win over Illinois in the Badgers Big Ten home opener at Camp Randall Stadium on Saturday. Wisconsin (4-2, 1-1 Big Ten) moves into its second and final bye week of the season and will...

Badgers rout Bowling Green

The 17th ranked Wisconsin Badgers got off to a slow start in the first quarter, turning the ball over twice and allowing a 35-yard touchdown run.  But Wisconsin’s offense picked up the pace after that and the Badgers pulled away for a 68-17 win over Bowling...

Badgers falter in second half, lose to LSU

The first 35 minutes on Saturday night was looking like the Wisconsin Badgers would leave Houston with a season opening upset victory over LSU.  Unfortunately, the last 25 minutes was all LSU and the Tigers pulled away for a 28-24 victory. The 13th ranked Tigers came...