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In the crowd to watch the Wisconsin Badgers take on the Duke Blue Devils in Monday's national championship game were two rather decent NFL players:
One was Houston Texans defensive end J.J. Watt, the Wisconsin native, former Badger and reigning NFL Defensive Player of the Year who took in the game alongside tennis player Caroline Wozniacki:
The other? Green Bay Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers, the reigning NFL MVP who watched with actress/girlfriend Olivia Munn (not pictured):
If you don't believe Rodgers, who played at California, can be a Badgers fan, here is what he had to say about that (note: red refers to rival Stanford's colors):
2 semesters at Butte 3 semesters at Cal 10 years a Wisconsin resident. I'll pull for any team I want. But I don't wear red.— Aaron Rodgers (@AaronRodgers12) March 29, 2015
That's some pretty hefty football firepower behind the basketball Badgers. Who's No. 1?
NCAA Tournament Final Four
Two weeks down, 64 teams gone, only four left: Florida, Wisconsin, Connecticut and Kentucky. And while their seeds -- 1, 2, 7 and 8, respectively -- don't all scream "power team," together they account for five of the past 10 national titles. Who will square off for the championship this time? Which team wins it? Cast your votes below!
NCAA tourney regional predix?
The first half of the Elite Eight is over and done with. Which teams will join Florida and Wisconsin in the Final Four? Cast your votes below!