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Gophers take back Axe, beat Wisconsin 37-15

Nov. 24, 2018 8:49 PM EST

MADISON, Wis. (AP) — The giddy Minnesota players ran one way down the field, with one lucky Golden Gopher holding tightly on to Paul Bunyan's Axe as they raced toward a goal post. Coach P.J. Fleck went the other way, jogged past the end zone and gave someone a bear hug. Fourteen years of frustration, all...

Wisconsin celebrates Taylor-made OT victory at Purdue

Nov. 17, 2018 9:13 PM EST

WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. (AP) — Wisconsin's Jonathan Taylor kept pounding away on his thick, strong legs Saturday. Eventually, his patience paid dividends. Taylor wore down Purdue's defense, finishing with a career high 321 yards and scoring three times in the second half, including the decisive 17-yard...

Badgers' blockers open holes, then enjoy watching Taylor

Nov. 7, 2018 1:57 PM EST

MADISON, Wis. (AP) — Jonathan Taylor can go pretty much anywhere at any time when he has the ball in his hands. That's trouble for any team that plays Wisconsin. And perhaps creates a little extra - but welcome - work for his teammates. Always be aware of where the nation's leading rusher might be. He...