By: Bill Scott-Wisconsin Radio Network
Wisconsin Badger linebacker Chris Borland won’t win the Butkus award as the nation’s top linebacker, but he was named consensus first-team All Big-10 for the second straight season.
Borland was among six Wisconsin players who garnered first or second team honors.
Senior wide receiver Jared Abbrederis was a consensus first-team pick for the second straight season.
Tailbacks James White and Melvin Gordon were consensus second-team picks.
Guard Ryan Groy was a first-team pick by the coaches and second-team by the media. Tackle Rob Havenstein was a second-team pick by the media and honorable mention by the coaches.