Leonhard named Badgers’ defensive coordinator (AUDIO)

The Wisconsin Badger football team has hired former Badger standout Jim Leonhard as the teams new Defensive Coordinator, replacing Justin Wilcox, who took the head coaching job at California after just one season in Madison. Leonhard served...

Wilcox hired as California’s next head coach

Wisconsin Badger football coach Paul Chryst is looking for a new defensive coordinator today after California officially announced the hiring of Wisconsin’s Justin Wilcox as their new head coach.  Wilcox is expected to be formally introduced at a news conference...

Wilcox a finalist for head coaching job at California

Wisconsin Badgers defensive coordinator Justin Wilcox is reportedly in contract negotiations with California to become the Golden Bears next head football coach. Head coach Sonny Dykes was fired Sunday and Wilcox is a finalist for the position, along with Cal interim...

Badgers finish 9th in final college football AP Poll

The Wisconsin Badgers finished 9th in the final Associated Press Top 25 College Football poll, released on Tuesday. Wisconsin finished in the AP top 10 for the 13th time in their history, but the first time since 2011.  They closed the season with a Cotton Bowl...

Badger defensive backs have a tall order (AUDIO)

The Wisconsin Badgers and LSU Tigers will open the 2016 college football season Saturday afternoon at Lambeau Field. The number one defensive issue for the Badger defense is LSU running back Leonard Fournette.  Fournette broke more tackles than any running back in all...

Wilcox compensation figures released

Wisconsin’s new Defensive Coordinator Justin Wilcox will earn $1.45 million over the next two years.  His compensation package was released to the Wisconsin State Journal on Thursday via an open records request. Wilcox’s base salary is $300,000. ...

Wisconsin makes Wilcox hiring official

The University of Wisconsin announced Thursday that Justin Wilcox has been hired as the Badgers new defensive coordinator, pending approval by the UW Board of Regents. The 39-year-old Wilcox replaces Dave Aranda, who left after the Holiday Bowl to run LSU’s...

Wisconsin set to hire new defensive coordinator

Former U-S-C defensive coordinator Justin Wilcox is reportedly about to take the same job at the University of Wisconsin. Several media outlets say Wilcox is finalizing a contract with UW.  Football-Scoop-Dot-Com says he has met with the Badgers’ entire...