IOWA CITY, IA - NOVEMBER 2:  Cornerback Darius Hillary #5 of the Wisconsin Badgers intercepts a pass during the third quarter intended for tight end C.J. Fiedorowicz #86 of the Iowa Hawkeyes on November 2, 2013 at Kinnick Stadium in Iowa City, Iowa. Wisconsin won 28-9. (Photo by Matthew Holst/Getty Images)

2015 Wisconsin Badgers Fall Camp Preview: Secondary

(As Fall Camp approaches us faster than you’d think, we take a look at what to expect from each position group heading in to camp in our “Fall Camp Preview” series) Experience — its tough to get, and once you have it on your team you don’t want to let it go. The 2015 Wisconsin […]

INDIANAPOLIS, IN - DECEMBER 01:  Chris Borland #44 of the Wisconsin Badgers celebrates the Big Ten Championship holding the Amos Alonzo Stagg Championship Trophy after defeating the Nebraska Cornhuskers 70-31 at Lucas Oil Stadium on December 1, 2012 in Indianapolis, Indiana.  (Photo by Leon Halip/Getty Images)

Badgers picked to win Big Ten West in poll of Big Ten beat writers

The Big Ten conference stopped doing a preseason poll before the 2010 season, but the fine folks at made sure the tradition continued. Entering the 2015 season it appears the Big Ten West is going to play out much like it did last season, if you believe the beat writers that is. Wisconsin was […]


Have Wisconsin admission standards saved Badger football from embarrassment?

There’s little doubt that 4-star running back Jordan Stevenson is a special talent on the football field. Rushing for over 2,000 yards in back-to-back seasons at Dallas (TX) South Oak Cliff proved that much. However, Stevenson was denied admission to the University of Wisconsin earlier this week and it made for a firestorm against the […]


Greatest Wisconsin Badgers of All-Time: No. 26 Wes Matthews

We’ve reached the halfway point in our summer-long countdown of the 50 Greatest Wisconsin Badgers of all-time! So take a moment to reflect on the names at the bottom of the list and don’t forget to join the conversation on Twitter @MTBadgers by using #GreatestBadgers. But, let’s get on to the reason we’re all here..who […]


Report: 4-star RB Jordan Stevenson denied admissions at UW

What has been an ongoing saga since national signing day back in February has apparently come to a bitter end. According to our recruiting partners at Badger247, one of the most prized signees of the 2015 class won’t be coming to UW this fall. Badger247 and Ryan Bartow, national recruiting analyst for 247Sports broke the […]

MADISON, WI - SEPTEMBER 27:  Running back Corey Clement #6 of the Wisconsin Badgers breaks a tackle against linebacker Reshard Cliett #16 of the South Florida Bulls during the third quarter on September 27, 2014 at Camp Randall Stadium in Madison, Wisconsin.  The Wisconsin Badgers defeated the South Florida Bulls 27-10.  (Photo by Tom Lynn/Getty Images)

2015 Wisconsin Badgers Fall Camp Preview: Running Backs

(As Fall Camp approaches us faster than you’d think, we take a look at what to expect from each position group heading in to camp in our “Fall Camp Preview” series) Sometimes you don’t know how good you had something until its gone. Wisconsin Badgers fans were treated to perhaps the single greatest season by […]

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DE Keldric Preston becomes commit No. 14 for Badgers football

After going in-state and underground to pick up the first two members of the defensive end group in the 2016 class, the Wisconsin Badgers went a little more high profile for commit No. 3 at the position and commit No. 14 overall. Our recruiting partners at Badger247 confirmed that 3-star defensive end Keldric Preston has […]

INDIANAPOLIS, IN - APRIL 06: Duje Dukan #13 of the Wisconsin Badgers reacts after a play in the first half against the Duke Blue Devils during the NCAA Men's Final Four National Championship at Lucas Oil Stadium on April 6, 2015 in Indianapolis, Indiana.  (Photo by Streeter Lecka/Getty Images)

Report: Ex-Badger Duje Dukan gets NBA deal with Sacramento Kings

Everyone knew the Wisconsin Badgers of 2014-15 were stocked with at least two future NBA draft picks, but perhaps the longest of shots to make NBA waves has apparently done that. That’s because reports indicate ex-Badgers forward Duje Dukan got an official contract offer from the Scaramento Kings. Dukan was a sharp-shooting big man and […]

MADISON, WI - NOVEMBER 15:  Tommy Armstrong Jr. #4 of the Nebraska Cornhuskers is tackled by Chikwe Obasih #34 of the Wisconsin Badgers, left and Michael Caputo #7, right at Camp Randall Stadium on November 15, 2014 in Madison, Wisconsin.  (Photo by Ronald Martinez/Getty Images)

2015 Wisconsin Badgers Fall Camp Preview: Defensive Line

(As Fall Camp approaches us faster than you’d think, we take a look at what to expect from each position group heading in to camp in our “Fall Camp Preview” series) Last season was a transitional year of sorts along the Wisconsin Badgers’ defensive line. Gone were three previous starters and returning were two major […]


Greatest Wisconsin Badgers of All-Time: No. 27 Jamar Fletcher

No. 27 — Jamar Fletcher, Football On defense, one could consider the secondary one area that UW hasn’t really struggled with since the arrival of Barry Alavrez. Since 1990, 11 defensive backs have been named firs team All-Big Ten from the University of Wisconsin football program. Those 11 players have represented 18 different times for […]

PISCATAWAY, NJ - NOVEMBER 01:  Joel Stave #2 of the Wisconsin Badgers looks for a pass in the first quarter during a game against the Rutgers Scarlet Knights at High Point Solutions Stadium on November 1, 2014 in Piscataway, New Jersey.  (Photo by Alex Goodlett/Getty Images)

2015 Wisconsin Badgers Fall Camp Preview: Quarterbacks

(As Fall Camp approaches us faster than you’d think, we take a look at what to expect from each position group heading in to camp in our “Fall Camp Preview” series) The 2014 season may have finished on a high note, but it was hard to imagine what could’ve been had the Wisconsin Badgers had […]

1990:  Forward Tony Granato of the New York Rangers. Mandatory Credit: Allsport  /Allsport

Greatest Wisconsin Badgers of All-Time: No. 28 Tony Granato

No. 28 — Tony Granato, Men’s Hockey When you are mentioned in the same breath as Mark Johnson or any other member of that family at the University of Wisconsin, you did something right. Such was the case for one of greatest and most popular player in the history of UW hockey, Tony Granato. After […]

PASADENA, CA - JANUARY 01:  Interim head coach Barry Alvarez looks on in the first half against the Stanford Cardinal in the 99th Rose Bowl Game Presented by Vizio on January 1, 2013 at the Rose Bowl in Pasadena, California.  (Photo by Stephen Dunn/Getty Images)

Who were Wisconsin’s best and worst non-conference football opponents ever?

It’s the offseason, and that means countless hours of pouring over history and finding crazy stats for you, the loyal Wisconsin Badgers fan and MTB reader. One of the most maddening talking points in past offseason’s has been the utter lack of anything exciting on the Badgers non-conference schedule. Sure, Arizona State, Oregon State and […]


Badgers Hockey adds depth for 2015-16 with newest commit

Wisconsin Badgers hockey was dealt a major blow following the 2015 NHL Draft as top prospect and expected starting goaltender Luke Oplika announced his intention to play major junior hockey in Canada instead. On Friday, the Badgers got some much needed depth for the program as forward Jarod Zirbel committed to play for UW. The […]


July Could Be Big For Changing Course at Wide Receiver for UW

The 2014 Wisconsin Badgers had what it needed on defense, it certainly had the run game. However, there was one glaring weakness that stopped it from being a true national contender — any resemblance of a fearful passing game. It was never more on display than in the opening and closing losses for the Badgers. […]