Greatest Wisconsin Badgers of All-Time: No. 38 Joe Pavelski

No. 38 — Joe Pavelski, Men’s Hockey We’ve talked a lot of individual winners and other conference champions, but up until this point there has been one thing missing from every player on this list — a national champion. No worries any longer, as our No. 38 player, Joe Pavelski, was part of the last […]


Badgers add 3-star saftey Seth Currens to 2016 class

The University of Wisconsin football team hasn’t had a lot going on in the recruiting department, but this weekend was bound to be much different thanks to a camp and some unofficial visitors. On Saturday night the unexpected happened, with three-star safety Seth Currens giving his verbal pledge to the Badgers. Currens, a junior at Pickerington […]

INDIANAPOLIS, IN - APRIL 06:  J.J. Watt of the Houston Texans looks on from the crowd in the first half of the game between the Duke Blue Devils and the Wisconsin Badgers 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)

Greatest Wisconsin Badgers of All-Time: No. 39 J.J. Watt

No. 39 — J.J. Watt, Football If you’ve been living under a rock the past half decade, let us introduce you to the man who went from local legend to the good-guy face of the NFL these days — Wisconsin Badgers’ own J.J. Watt! So, if the guy is legendary and winning Player of the […]


Greatest Wisconsin Badgers of All-Time: No. 40 Carly Piper

No. 40 — Carly Piper, Women’s Swimming and Diving Earlier on the countdown we talked about Ivy Martin and her remarkable career as a sprinter on the swimming team in recent years. However, there’s one name on the swimming and diving rolls that tops them all — Carly Piper. Before Martin was dominating the pool, […]

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Wisconsin Badgers football tops all in APR rankings

The Wisconsin Badgers football team have a national title, finally!! Okay, that title didn’t come on the field, but it did come thanks to the combined efforts of all its players. The Wisconsin football team’s multiyear Academic Progress Rate of 998 is the top mark of all FBS teams in the country according to the […]


Greatest Wisconsin Badgers of All-Time: No. 41 Ron Vander Kelen

No. 41 — Ron Vander Kelen, Football If you think what Melvin Gordon did against Nebraska this past season will live on in infamy, let us share with you the most legendary game ever played by anyone in a Badgers football uniform. That game, more aptly, that final quarter, was the 1963 Rose Bowl Game […]


Greatest Wisconsin Badgers of All-Time: No. 42 Ivy Martin

No. 42 — Ivy Martin, Women’s Swimming & Diving Swimming is about as individual a sport as you can get, yet for Ivy Martin her individual performances also were all about the team. One look at the Big Ten record books and it is easy to see why Martin is on our list. Simply put […]


Report: QB Austin Kafentzis leaving Badgers program

When the Wisconsin Badgers got the commitment of three-star quarterback Austin Kafentzis, many saw his highlight reel and eye-popping stats and saw the future of the Wisconsin program. That future didn’t last long, as Evan Flood of Badger247 was first to report that Kafentzis will be leaving the program and not even stick around for […]


Greatest Wisconsin Badgers of All-Time: No. 43 Dean Anderson

No. 43 – Dean Anderson, Hockey While most of those in my generation of Badger hockey fans think fondly of the guy named Mike Richter, it mostly has to do with his time between the pipes of the New York Rangers in the 1990’s. However, at Wisconsin, his replacement, Dean Anderson arguably had the better […]

ARLINGTON, TX - JANUARY 04:  A general view of the exterior of AT&T Stadium before the NFC Wildcard Playoff Game between the Dallas Cowboys and the Detroit Lions on January 4, 2015 in Arlington, Texas.  (Photo by Ronald Martinez/Getty Images)

Wisconsin vs. Alabama will be ABC primetime game

Wisconsin vs. Alabama was curiously missing when ESPN announced it’s primetime schedule earlier this month. There apparently was a reason for it, as it was announced on Thursday that the Badgers and Crimson Tide will indeed be on primetime. It’s just that the two foes will square off in the first ABC primetime game of […]


Greatest Wisconsin Badgers of All-Time: No. 44 Curtis Joseph

(Over the course of the summer we will be unveiling the 50 Greatest Badgers of All-Time every Monday – Friday) No. 44 – Curtis Joseph, Hockey When you look up the career leaders at the University of Wisconsin, you may not see the name of Curtis Joseph up there often. There’s a reason for that […]

Pat O'Dea

Greatest Wisconsin Badgers of All-Time: No. 45 Pat O’Dea

(Over the course of the summer we will be unveiling the 50 Greatest Badgers of All-Time every Monday – Friday) No. 46 — Pat O’Dea, Football If you’re a fan of history, let alone football history Pat O’Dea should be a name you know. Should you not know his name…well, shame on you. Not only […]

MADISON, WI - NOVEMBER 30: Head Coach Gary Andersen of the Wisconsin Badgers pats Dan Voltz #70 on the hlemut as he runs off the field during the first half of play against the Penn State Nittany Lions at Camp Randall Stadium on November 30, 2013 in Madison, Wisconsin. (Photo by Mike McGinnis/Getty Images)

Dan Voltz named to spring Rimington Award watch list

We aren’t even in to the silly season of preseason award watch lists, but you can never be too early for a good list right? On Tuesday, the Rimington Award announced its spring award watch list, a list that included Wisconsin’s junior center Dan Voltz. It was an interesting inclusion, especially because Voltz wasn’t exactly […]