Opposition Q&A: Talking LSU with Saturday Night Slant

Damn it feels good to be back to normal coverage again…and since it’s Wednesday of game week those of you who have been around the block a time or two know that it’s “Opposition Q&A” day at MTB. It’s our weekly opportunity to grill fellow writers who cover the Badgers upcoming opposition, and fellow Bloguin […]

Aidan Cavallini

UW Hockey adding Ferris State to schedule in two-year agreement

Wisconsin hockey needs quality non-conference opponents, that’s the truth of the matter in the Big Ten of today. There are two tiers — with Wisconsin, Minnesota and Michigan representing likely NCAA teams —while Ohio State, Michigan State and Penn State make up a tier of teams that don’t have the history of the upper echelon […]


Passing game is true key to victory over LSU

Conventional wisdom says the Wisconsin Badgers are going to shove the ball right down your throat. After all, UW has a Heisman Trophy candidate at running back and recent reports indicate that dual-threat quarterback Tanner McEvoy is going to get the start against LSU. Yet, most seem content to focus all the attention on one […]


Badgers release depth chart for opener vs. LSU

It’s game week folks, and with it comes the weekly rituals of the depth chart being released and head coach Gary Andersen speaking to the media. We’ll have coverage of his press conference at 12:30pm CT via Twitter @MTBadgers. However, the big news is the released of the first official depth chart. So, let’s take […]


Sconnie Scoop: Changes happening around Badger football program

We’re now just  a week away from the Badgers heading to Houston and taking on LSU, and college football in general is less than a week away from kicking off. However, for the Wisconsin football program things are still very fluid on and off the field. Following Thursday’s session with the media, head coach Gary […]

Wisconsin v UConn women's soccer (photo by Bob Stowell)

Badgers Women’s soccer open 2014 season with victory over Oregon

The Wisconsin Badgers and Oregon Ducks are two athletic departments very familiar with each other. So it was a bit fitting that the two got together to open up the 2014 athletic season in Madison. For the Badgers it was a chance to begin a season full of expectations on the right foot. Wisconsin was […]


Report: Tanner McEvoy, not Joel Stave to start Badgers opener vs. LSU

So much for conventional wisdom and “seeing the way things are going” in practice — most of the conventional thought from the media covering the Badgers at fall camp was that Joel Stave had pulled ahead of fellow junior Tanner McEvoy and would be the guy coming out of the tunnel leading the team against […]

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Wisconsin Badgers programs going digital

“Get your programs…get your programs here.” Those words are some of the first ones kids, adults and students hear when entering a sporting event. For many, those words are also inextricably linked to the memories formed from attending games. However, come the 2014 season, the Wisconsin Badgers will no longer sell game day programs. On […]


10 Most Important players for Badgers success in 2014

We’re entering the final stages of countdown to the start of the 2014 Wisconsin Badgers football season, and with that there have been a lot of changes to the thoughts we’ve all had over the course of the summer. Players we thought would rise up the depth chart haven’t, others we didn’t see coming have […]


UW soccer teams to make live appearances on BTN in 2014 season

MADISON, Wis. – The Big Ten Network released its coverage plans for the 2014 men’s and women’s soccer seasons on Tuesday, which includes three Wisconsin matches, highlighted by the UW men’s soccer team hosting new conference member Rutgers for its first-ever Big Ten match in September. The Badger men will appear twice on live BTN broadcasts, hosting […]


Badgers not saying who starting QB until LSU game

Wisconsin head coach Gary Andersen and offensive coordinator Andy Ludwig have stated that they would name a starting quarterback following the Badgers second scrimmage of the 2014 fall camp. However, no one ever said they would do so publicly. On Monday, both were asked about the situation and said that no public statement about whom […]

NCAA Football: Tennessee Tech at Wisconsin

5 questions that need answering in 2nd Badgers scrimmage

On Monday afternoon the Wisconsin Badgers will take to Camp Randall for the second scrimmage of fall camp. It will be vitally important, not only for the players but for those in the media that will be in attendance. See, from here on out everything will be pure speculation. That’s because following the scrimmage, all […]


Badgers add 3-star OL from California on Friday Night

Friday Night lights haven’t hit Wisconsin high schools just yet, but on Friday night the Wisconsin Badgers football coaching staff had a late night of its own, celebrating a new member of the class of 2015. That’s because 3-star offensive lineman Kevin Estes was making his collegiate choice and Wisconsin was among the frontrunners for […]

Vince Biegel

Badgers running thin on bodies, does it hurt preparations for LSU?

The Wisconsin Badgers haven’t been lucky with injuries to key players over the past year, and that trend has continued through fall camp. According to Jeff Potrykus of the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, the Badgers’ 18th practice of the season saw a dozen players sitting out with various injuries. While 12 players on a 105-man roster […]