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2016 Schedule
10-3, 1st in Big Ten - West

Brandon Williams, Wisconsin Badgers

Former Badgers WR Brandon Williams joins Homer and Gabe to share his thoughts on Wisconsin's loss to Penn State, what he knows about potential transfer Malik Zaire and more.

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Best quotes of the Big Ten season

From Jim Harbaugh's glasses to Penn State's conference title and everything in between, a look at the best quotes from the 2016 season in the Big Ten.

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Watch: Home Depot College Football Awards Show

Nine individual awards will be handed out, including the Maxwell Award for Player of the Year. This year's Maxwell finalists are Louisville QB Lamar Jackson, Oklahoma QB Baker Mayfield and Michigan LB Jabrill Peppers. Live on ESPN/WatchESPN


Wisconsin's season has been a success

Even after a loss to Penn State in the Big Ten championship game, UW has had a successful season. Pat Richter gives his thoughts on the season and the Cotton Bowl.

Mark Schlabach ESPN Senior Writer 

Western Michigan quarterback Zachary Terrell, winner of the Campbell Trophy (the academic Heisman, said Broncos coach P.J. Fleck included the Cotton Bowl among his preseason goals on Jan. 7. "I thought he was crazy," Terrell said. "Three years ago, we were 1-11 and now we're 13-0."

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Fewer routs among New Year's Six?

Most of last year's premier bowls were blowouts. Wisconsin's Cotton Bowl date with Western Michigan should be one of four close New Year's Six games, according to ESPN's FPI. Breaking down bowl season

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3dJosh Moyer

Big Ten bowl gifts: Who's getting what?

Gift cards, hats, backpacks and watches are just part of the haul nearly each Big Ten player can expect in bowl swag.

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Badgers nominated for three awards

Wisconsin was nominated for biggest surprise team by Mark Schlabach, and coach Paul Chryst was recognized as a coach of the year candidate. The Badgers' 30-23 OT loss to Ohio State also made our ballot. Vote now!

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5dMatt Fortuna

Source: Ex-ND QB Zaire visiting Wisconsin, UNC

Notre Dame graduate transfer quarterback Malik Zaire, looking for a new home to play his fifth season, is planning visits to Wisconsin and North Carolina this week, according to a source.


The KFC Top 5 At 5

Homer and Gabe pick their top five athletes, coaches, or stories of the week, presented by the KFC $5 Fill-Up.

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Chryst and Fleck as opposite as can be

Wisconsin's Paul Chryst and Western Michigan's P.J. Fleck are different personalities, between Chryst's hard-scrabble demeanor and Fleck's youthful charisma, and that makes it a fascinating Cotton Bowl to watch, writes Ted Miller. Full story

An eight-team playoff would have worked this year (0:50)

Zimbrick Chevy's Tausch's Takeaway

Tausch's Takeaway is that the Badgers Football season was great to be part of, fans should not be mad or disappointed. Brought to you by Zimbrick Chevy.

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5dDan Murphy

Ranking the Big Ten bowl matchups

The Big Ten bowl season is fileld with compelling matchups. So how does our top-10 ranking of Big Ten bowls look?

Team Stats

Passing Yards179.2106th
Rushing Yards204.542nd
Points For28.769th
Points Against15.54th

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