1. Wisconsin Football Report Card: Grading the Win Over Arizona State

    After a closer-than-expected win against San Jose State last weekend left a bad taste in the mouths of Badgers fans, Wisconsin didn't do too much to ease the ever-growing feeling of apprehension in Madison after their win against Arizona State...

    Sam Oleson Written by Sam Oleson about 4 years ago 1,365 reads 5 comments

  2. Wisconsin-Arizona State: Five Badgers Who Will Shine Against the Sun Devils

    After a lackluster performance against San Jose State, the Wisconsin Badgers have a chance to redeem themselves on Saturday afternoon against a formidable team...

    Sam Oleson Written by Sam Oleson about 4 years ago 1,185 reads 6 comments

  3. Wisconsin Football Report Card: Grading The Win Over San Jose State

    Despite being in complete control throughout pretty much the entire game, there is a definite underwhelming feeling concerning Wisconsin's play in their 27-14 win over San Jose State...

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  4. Wisconsin Football: Breaking Down The Matchup With San Jose State

    Coming off a 41-21 dismantling of UNLV last Saturday night, the No. 11 Wisconsin Badgers appear to be on the top of their game heading into Week 2.Despite a final score that may not indicate a blowout, Saturday's game was just that: a blowout...

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  5. College Football: 10 Best Freshmen Performances From Week 1

    After months of anticipation, opening weekend in college football has come and gone. As expected, college football fans saw their fair share of great games (along with blowouts) and individual performances...

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  6. Wisconsin Football Report Card: Grading The Win Over UNLV

    After a couple of turnovers turned what looked like a sure blowout into a close game at halftime, No. 12 Wisconsin responded like any Big Ten title-contending team should: they dominated from then on out...

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  7. College Football: 25 Players Poised For Dominant Opening Weekends

    As we quickly approach the opening kickoff of Presbyterian and Wake Forest—signaling the official beginning of college football's 2010 season—it's time to take a look at the opening weekend matchups...

    Sam Oleson Written by Sam Oleson about 4 years ago 3,857 reads 19 comments

  8. Wisconsin vs. UNLV: Comparing Scott Tolzien, Omar Clayton Head-to-Head

    When looking at why an offense and football team in general succeeds or fails, the play of the quarterback will be an accurate indicator almost every time...

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  9. College Football: 25 Bold Predictions for the Big Ten In 2010

    We're here. We're finally here.In a matter of days, the sounds of college football will once again be streaming through speakers on televisions throughout the country...

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  10. ESPN College Football Power Rankings: Where Should Top 25 Teams Be?

    Ahh...preseason rankings.The subject of some of the most-heated debates in sports, preseason rankings to some are completely worthless. After all, how can you rank a team without even seeing them play?To others, they are anything but...

    Sam Oleson Written by Sam Oleson about 4 years ago 4,665 reads 20 comments

  11. College Football Predictions: The Make-or-Break Games for the Top 25

    The coaches have spoken. The USA Today Coaches' Poll preseason top 25 is out. Alabama tops the list, as expected, while Ohio State and Florida come in at second and third, respectively...

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  12. 2010 USA Today Preseason Coaches Poll: Wisconsin Is Where They Should Be

    The coaches' poll is out! For college football fans, that means we're that much closer to the start of the 2010 season and five months full of football...

    Sam Oleson Written by Sam Oleson about 4 years ago 1,263 reads 6 comments

  13. Power Ranking Conference Performance in the BCS & Predictions for 2010

    All preseason predictions aside, the only thing teams really care about is if and where they'll be playing come December and January...

    Sam Oleson Written by Sam Oleson about 4 years ago 2,255 reads 25 comments

  14. Tyler Westphal, Wisconsin Defensive End, Transfers to North Dakota State

    Despite never seeing the field in his time in Madison, Wisconsin redshirt sophomore defensive end Tyler Westphal has decided to transfer to North Dakota State after determining that ...

    Sam Oleson Written by Sam Oleson about 4 years ago 1,655 reads 0 comments

  15. 2010 College Football Predictions: Top 25 Teams That May Not Deliver

    August is almost upon us. For many, that means a sense of disappointment and sadness, even depression. For teachers and those still in school, the end of summer is possibly the most heart-wrenching time of the year...

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  16. The 15 Best Coaches Never to Win a National Title & Their 2010 Chances

    Over the past decade or so, college football has produced some great programs, and accordingly, great head coaches. Oklahoma, Texas, Ohio State, Florida, LSU, Alabama, USC...all programs with great coaching and national titles to show for it...

    Sam Oleson Written by Sam Oleson about 4 years ago 10,277 reads 34 comments

  17. Why Wisconsin Will Win Big Ten in 2010, Not Iowa or Ohio State

    Considered by many to be the darkhorse in the Big Ten, the Wisconsin Badgers should have their best team in years for the 2010 season. You can just feel the excitement and anticipation in the air...

    Sam Oleson Written by Sam Oleson about 4 years ago 2,107 reads 24 comments

  18. Power Ranking the Deepest Conferences in College Football for 2010

    It's the great debate in college football. Which conference is the best? It seems as though this debate sparks some of the most heated arguments among college football fans...

    Sam Oleson Written by Sam Oleson about 4 years ago 3,916 reads 57 comments

  19. The Top 25 Running Backs in Big Ten History

    With the NCAA's all-time rushing leader, college football's only two-time Heisman Trophy winner, and countless other greats included in its ranks, it's safe to say that the Big Ten ...

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  20. After Expansion: Power Ranking the Big Ten Coaches with Bo Pelini

    With the official addition of the University of Nebraska to the Big Ten, the conference gets not only one of the traditional powerhouses of college football, but also one of the nation's up-and-coming coaches in Bo Pelini...

    Sam Oleson Written by Sam Oleson about over 4 years ago 5,423 reads 13 comments

  21. Wisconsin Football: Could Nebraska Be the Badgers' Next Rival?

    The Heartland Trophy. Paul Bunyan's Axe. Iowa. Minnesota. The Wisconsin Badgers have two rivalries in the Big Ten. They are against the aforementioned teams and for the aforementioned trophies...

    Sam Oleson Written by Sam Oleson about over 4 years ago 1,778 reads 4 comments

  22. Road Warriors: Tough Traveling With Big 10, Pac 10 Realignments

    As you may have heard, there are some major winds of change blowing through the college football air. Specifically, conference realignment...

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  23. A Look to the Future: An Early Glance at Wisconsin Football's 2011 Commits

    I know, I know. The 2010 season is still three months away. Why are you looking ahead to 2011? Well, early summer may signal the end of school and the excitement of millions of kids ...

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  24. 2010 College Football Rankings: Big Ten Championship Odds

    As summer is now upon us, it's about time to begin speculating about how the 2010 college football season will play out...

    Sam Oleson Written by Sam Oleson about over 4 years ago 1,646 reads 21 comments

  25. Michigan Wolverines Football: How Many Wins Does Rich Rod Need to Save His Job?

    Without a doubt, the coach under the most pressure in the country right now is Michigan's Rich Rodriguez. Not only has he led the Wolverines to two straight sub-par seasons (going ...

    Sam Oleson Written by Sam Oleson about over 4 years ago 2,344 reads 100 comments