Wisconsin Rumors & News

  • Wisconsin’s Jonathan Taylor ties FBS record for quickest freshman to 1,000 yards

    Land of 10 "Jonathan Taylor has been a workhorse for Wisconsin, and he already has passed 1,000 yards rushing in seven games. He passed 1,000 yards in the first quarter against Maryland on Saturday, putting himself in some elite company. Taylor is tied for the fewest games for a freshman to reach 1,000..." October 21

  • Wisconsin fans cleaned out Provo's 2 bars during BYU game

    Sporting News - NCAAF "Many Wisconsin fans apparently traveled to see the No. 10 Badgers take on BYU way out in Provo, Utah. The town, home to the LDS-affiliated university (Mormons don't consume alcohol), has only two bars — ABG’s Libation Emporium and City Limits Tavern — both of which decided to open two hours..." September 19

  • True freshman Jonathan Taylor named co-starter at running back for Wisconsin

    Wisconsin State Journal "When the University of Wisconsin football team closed practice to the media beginning Aug. 12, true freshman Jonathan Taylor appeared a certainty to redshirt in his first year with the Badgers. Four players — Bradrick Shaw, Chris James, Taiwan Deal and Rachid Ibrahim — were thought to be ahead..." August 28

  • Badgers LB Jack Cichy suffers torn ACL, out for season

    ESPN "The Wisconsin Badgers suffered a big blow to their defense, as star linebacker Jack Cichy was lost for the season after tearing his ACL in practice Tuesday, coach Paul Chryst announced. Cichy, a senior, will have knee surgery Friday. "You hate it for Jack," Chryst said in a statement..." August 10

  • Wisconsin dumps 4-star QB Ben Bryant after tweeting Georgia offer

    Scout "A tweet has apparently cost Ben Bryant a spot in Wisconsin’s 2018 recruiting class. Committed to the Badgers since December, Bryant told BadgerNation that his offer was pulled by the coaching staff after posting on Twitter that he was offered a scholarship by Georgia. “I got a call this..." May 14