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New policy for Paul Bunyan’s Axe

New policy for Paul Bunyan’s Axe

| November 25, 2014 | 0 Comments

By: Bill Scott-Wisconsin Radio Network The Wisconsin Badgers currently have possession of Paul Bunyan’s Axe.  If the Minnesota Gophers can pull off the upset over the Badgers on Saturday, they won’t have the chance to sprint across the field to the Badger sideline to take back the Axe. The two schools decided to change policy […]

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More than just axe game for No. 14 Badgers, Gordon

More than just axe game for No. 14 Badgers, Gordon

| November 25, 2014 | 0 Comments

MADISON, Wis. (AP) – Take a good look at Melvin Gordon when No. 14 Wisconsin meets No. 22 Minnesota on Saturday. It could be his last game at Camp Randall Stadium. The junior and Heisman Trophy candidate isn’t saying whether Saturday will be his last home game. But Gordon let out a big laugh when […]

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Lacy, Packers power past Vikings 24-21

Lacy, Packers power past Vikings 24-21

| November 24, 2014 | 0 Comments

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) – Eddie Lacy rushed for 125 yards on 25 carries, both season highs to help Aaron Rodgers and the Green Bay Packers hang on for a 24-21 victory over the Minnesota Vikings on Sunday. Lacy scored twice, on a run in the first quarter and a catch in the fourth. Then, he rumbled […]

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Not standing still: Packers looking to improve

Not standing still: Packers looking to improve

| November 20, 2014 | 0 Comments

GREEN BAY, Wis. (AP) – The Green Bay Packers want to keep rolling. There doesn’t seem to be any sense of complacency after the Green Bay steamrolled its past two opponents by a combined score of 108-34. When asked, quarterback Aaron Rodgers said he doesn’t believe the team is “peaking early.” He said he doesn’t […]

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Dekker, No. 3 Wisconsin beat Chattanooga

Dekker, No. 3 Wisconsin beat Chattanooga

| November 17, 2014 | 0 Comments

MADISON, Wis. (AP) – Sam Dekker scored 18 points and No. 3 Wisconsin started out fast Sunday in an 89-45 victory over Chattanooga. Traevon Jackson finished with 16 for the Badgers (2-0). Nigel Hayes had 15 points and 13 rebounds, and Frank Kaminsky had 15 points and 10 rebounds. Ronrico White scored 15 points to […]

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Rodgers, Peppers lead Packers past Eagles 53-20

Rodgers, Peppers lead Packers past Eagles 53-20

| November 17, 2014 | 0 Comments

GREEN BAY, Wis. (AP) – Aaron Rodgers passed for 341 yards and three touchdowns, Julius Peppers returned his second interception of the season for a score, and the Green Bay Packers defense stuffed the high-octane Philadelphia Eagles for a 53-20 rout Sunday. The matchup of NFC contenders quickly became a blowout with the Packers racing […]

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Gordon sets NCAA single-game rush record

Gordon sets NCAA single-game rush record

| November 16, 2014 | 0 Comments

MADISON, Wis. (AP) – Wisconsin’s Melvin Gordon ran for 408 yards through three quarters Saturday against Nebraska, to break LaDainian Tomlinson’s single-game major college football rushing record with 15 minutes still to go. Gordon set the mark on a 26-yard touchdown on the final play of the third quarter to give the 22nd-ranked Badgers a […]

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No. 3 Wisconsin routs Northern Kentucky 62-31

No. 3 Wisconsin routs Northern Kentucky 62-31

| November 15, 2014 | 0 Comments

MADISON, Wis. (AP) – Frank Kaminsky scored 16 points and grabbed 11 rebounds to help No. 3 Wisconsin beat Northern Kentucky 62-31 on Friday night in the season opener for both teams. Sam Dekker added 15 points for the Badgers, while Daniel Camps led the Norse with eight points. Though the Badgers hit just less […]

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Matthews is taking one for the team (AUDIO)

Matthews is taking one for the team (AUDIO)

| November 14, 2014 | 0 Comments

By: Bill Scott-Wisconsin Radio Network If the Green Bay Packers are going to make a serious run in the post season, they need to improve defensively, including their run defense which up until last week, was ranked dead last in the NFL. Matthews impact was immediate as the Packers crushed the Bears and held their […]

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Catch and run: Packers’ Lacy doing damage on pass

Catch and run: Packers’ Lacy doing damage on pass

| November 13, 2014 | 0 Comments

GREEN BAY, Wis. (AP) – Running back Eddie Lacy is denting defenses again for the Green Bay Packers. He’s doing it through the air more than on the ground of late. Last week, Lacy turned a screen pass into a 56-yard touchdown, one of six scores for the Packers in the first half in a […]

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