1. Why Wisconsin's Loss to Ohio State Is Just What the Badgers' Doctor Ordered

    Let's start with a basic premise: Wisconsin was never a national title contender. You know it, I know it, and the American people know it...

    Duff Beach Written by Duff Beach about almost 5 years ago 453 reads 5 comments

  2. Aftermath From Section 8C: Ohio State Buckeyes Dominate Wisconsin Badgers

    In the parking lot after the game, we heard a constant refrain from the Buckeye faithful: "Terrell Pryor sucks."  That should make for a happy post-game for me, right? Had you told me Ohio ...

    Duff Beach Written by Duff Beach about almost 5 years ago 285 reads 1 comments

  3. Creature vs. Creature: Ohio State's Nagging Doubts about Wisconsin

    It isn’t supposed to bother them, but it does.   Somewhere, in the dark recesses of their minds, deep down somewhere they don’t even like to admit exists, Buckeye fans worry about the Wisconsin Badgers...

    Duff Beach Written by Duff Beach about almost 5 years ago 605 reads 31 comments

  4. Wisconsin at Ohio State Preview: By the Numbers

    The first big football game I saw at Camp Randall was the unranked Badgers upset of No. 12 Ohio State in 1992.  Underdog member of the "Little Nine" (eight, in 1992) takes down high and mighty member of the Big Two...

    Duff Beach Written by Duff Beach about almost 5 years ago 585 reads 8 comments

  5. Wounded Warriors: Michigan State at Wisconsin

    The [real] season starts Saturday. Coming to town are the wounded Michigan State Spartans. Fresh off a heart-breaking loss to Notre Dame, the week after a collapse against Central Michigan, ...

    Duff Beach Written by Duff Beach about almost 5 years ago 219 reads 3 comments

  6. Wisconsin Football: I'm Overlooking Wofford Because the Badgers Aren't

    That's just how it is. I'm overlooking Wofford. I have the Sept. 26 date with Sparty circled. This weekend? Meh. You can't overlook anyone, right? I can, and I will. Though I hope the Badgers don't...

    Duff Beach Written by Duff Beach about 5 years ago 213 reads 2 comments

  7. Some Early Lessons Show The Badgers Have Promise

    We really don't know how good the Badgers are just yet (though the same can be said for virtually every team). After two weeks, Bucky is 2-0, but has endured two scares. The first doesn't concern me much...

    Duff Beach Written by Duff Beach about 5 years ago 126 reads 1 comments

  8. Fresno State: Another Test, But Not The Final

    Fresno State brings a host of returning players to Camp Randall to try to avenge last year's home loss to the Badgers. The one in which they missed three makeable field goals, any one of which would've tied the game...

    Duff Beach Written by Duff Beach about 5 years ago 286 reads 2 comments

  9. After the Panic: What We Learned from Wisconsin's Win

    A comfortable lead became a nail-biter as the Badger faithful welcomed the new and suffered from some of the old during Wisconsin's season-opening victory over visiting Northern Illinois on Saturday, 28-20...

    Duff Beach Written by Duff Beach about 5 years ago 272 reads 1 comments

  10. What Wisconsin Badger Fans Will—And Won't—Learn This Weekend

    Badger fans the world 'round want to watch the Badgers beat down the Northern Illinois Huskies like a pesky gnat to prove to the skeptics (Badger fans included) that Wisconsin is back with a vengeance...

    Duff Beach Written by Duff Beach about 5 years ago 194 reads 1 comments

  11. First and Wrong: Think You Can Guess the Wisconsin Badgers' Opening Play of the Season?

    Here come the Badgers! But how strong is your Badger knowledge? How well do you know Paul Chryst's offense? Three yards and a cloud of dust? Rookie quarterback? You can find ...

    Duff Beach Written by Duff Beach about 5 years ago 231 reads 4 comments

  12. A Note To Bret Bielema: Win

    With just five days until kickoff, it’s everyone’s last opportunity to get their season previews done and set the tone for the year-long evaluation of Bret Bielema...

    Duff Beach Written by Duff Beach about 5 years ago 191 reads 3 comments

  13. Wisconsin Badger Depth and The Dreaded "Or"

    Complete this sentence: "If you have two starting quarterbacks... " The Badgers' released the depth chart for the opener a few minutes ago and confirmed the fear raised by reports out of last night's practice...

    Duff Beach Written by Duff Beach about 5 years ago 290 reads 4 comments

  14. Wisconsin Badgers' Sept. 5 Starting Lineup and Two-Deep?

    Bret Bielema says he will finish the two-deep tonight after an extended practice session. Tomorrow he releases it to the media...

    Duff Beach Written by Duff Beach about 5 years ago 1,703 reads 4 comments

  15. Wisconsin Badgers' Defense: Searching For Illusive Optimism

    Big stuff happening with the Badger offense right now. Quarterback battle, running back battle, anyone really know who the starting wide receivers are? Big questions, but if you follow the Badgers and don’t already have an opinion, well...

    Duff Beach Written by Duff Beach about 5 years ago 253 reads 0 comments

  16. Badger QB: Grading on Potential?

    The Badgers have a big decision to make (again) at quarterback. It's no secret that OC Paul Chryst and Bielema have said if the competition is close this fall, they will go with the ...

    Duff Beach Written by Duff Beach about 5 years ago 201 reads 0 comments