Wisconsin Teams

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2hBrian Bennett

What's new in the Big Ten for 2016?

The Big Ten will have a nine-game conference schedule in 2016, three new head coaches, a slew of talented freshmen, and the same old favorite.

McCutchen's RBI single gives Pirates a win in 10 innings (0:23)
Jabari Parker comfortable speaking out (1:52)

Lineup: Brewers (56-70) vs. Pirates (63-61)

  • 1. Jonathan Villar, 3B (S)
  • 2. Scooter Gennett, 2B (L)
  • 3. Ryan Braun, LF (R)
  • 4. Hernan Perez, RF (R)
  • 5. Chris Carter, 1B (R)
  • 6. Kirk Nieuwenhuis, CF (L)
  • 7. Orlando Arcia, SS (R)
  • 8. Manny Pina, C (R)
  • 9. Wily Peralta, RHP
  • Daily lineups

Jesse Temple ESPN Staff Writer 

Wisconsin coach Paul Chryst has announced fifth-year senior Bart Houston will be the team's starting quarterback for the season opener against LSU. He beats out redshirt freshman Alex Hornibrook, who will be the backup. "I felt like Bart did everything that he needed to do and earned the right to get the start," Chryst said. Houston has appeared in 15 career games, and this will mark his first career start.

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How do Brewers rank in intangibles?

Milwaukee fans will love to see where Orlando Arcia ranks in terms of speed, but the same can't be said for Ryan Bruan and his baserunning skills. And what about Chris Carter in the power department? Dan Szymborski breaks it down. Ranking "intangible" tools (Insider)

Fournette's a 'special, special' back (0:55)

Sicks Stadium had a not-so-sick name

With the White Sox soon to be playing at Guaranteed Rate Field, David Schoenfield took a look back at other bad ballpark names. The 1969 expansion Seattle Pilots played at Sicks Stadium for one season before moving to Milwaukee. Apparently, "Whooping Cough Stadium" and "Typhoid Fever Ballpark" were already taken. Bad ballpark names

19hDennis Semrau

Prep Mania profile: Amadou Daff

Amadou is a three-time letterwinner in football as a running back and a safety at Madison East, and is a team captain as a senior,

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Packers' non-QB MVP? Well, that's easy

Just flip on the offensive tape from any game last season, and you'll see how much Green Bay missed Jordy Nelson. It's hard to imagine another Packer (other than Aaron Rodgers) meaning more. Non-QB MVPs

Players 'annoyed' by NFL's PED investigation (1:37)