Tag Archives: Wisconsin

Encyclopedia Athletica: Wisconsin

Welcome to your weekly guide to Nebraska’s next game. You know the drill by now. We tackle the news and notes alphabetically. This week, it’s Wisconsin and their’s plenty of ground to cover from trash talk to uniforms. BALL, MONTEE...

Huskers sporting stylish new shoes

After switching to white shoes this season, Nebraska will be back in black for this week’s game…sort of. As part of the alternate looks this week, both Nebraska and Wisconsin will be sporting adidas’ new adizero Smoke cleats. The shoes,...

Hot Reads: Skipping Rocks pt. 2

GILBERT SITS >>> David Gilbert, the Wisconsin defensive end who said Taylor Martinez looked like he was “still skipping rocks out there,” will have a seat on the bench for the first play of the game as a result of...

Hot Reads: Skipping Rocks

GILBERT’S SALVO >>> Now this is the stuff college football is made of. Wisconsin defensive end David Gilbert told ESPN Wisconsin that he’s not buying the new and improved Taylor Martinez talk: “I’m not convinced,” Gilbert said. “The one game...

Hot Reads: On the Ball

WITHOUT A DOUBT? >>> Wisconsin running back Montee Ball told the Wisconsin State-Journal on Tuesday  night that there’s “no doubt” he’ll play against the Huskers this week. I’ll admit to being surprised by this. In the article he says this...

Back to Basics

After four weeks of facing spread offenses, Nebraska’s top priority this week is getting reacquainted with the base defense it installed during fall camp. “We haven’t been in a lot of base defense,” defensive coordinator John Papuchis said following Tuesday’s...

Tale of the Tape: Wisconsin preview

This week’s film session with a former Division I football coach presented some problems. Namely that Idaho State was easily the worst team to visit Memorial Stadium in recent memory. Thus, looking at the film wasn’t nearly as illustrative as...

Hot Reads: Wisconsin Week

BIG NUMBER >>> There’s been a lot of point spread talk already this week. For recreational purposes, or rather perceived strength purposes, only of course. With the spread hovering somewhere around 12-points in favor of Nebraska, the Wisconsin State-Journal notes...

Beck feels better prepared for Badgers

When asked what he learned as an offensive coordinator from last year’s Wisconsin game, Tim Beck said he’d “tell (us) about it sometime.” Monday wasn’t that time, but Beck did say having a game against the Badgers under his belt...