Latest Wisconsin Badgers football News

American team takes NLFPA Collegiate Bowl, 10-7

Jan. 19, 2019 10:23 PM EST

PASADENA, Calif. (AP) — It may not seem the most vexing of losing streaks, the eighth NFL Players Association Collegiate Bowl being an all-star game, but after the American team knocked off their National counterparts 10-7 on Saturday at the Rose Bowl, they celebrated as if they had ended an age-old demon....

Wisconsin renews contract for coach Paul Chryst

Jan. 18, 2019 4:05 PM EST

MADISON, Wis. (AP) — Wisconsin renewed football coach Paul Chryst's five-year contract through January 2024 on Friday. Chryst is entering his fifth season with the Badgers, who wrapped up a relatively disappointing season at 8-5 (5-4 Big Ten) with a dominating 35-3 win in the Pinstripe Bowl over Miami....

Alabama QB Tua Tagovailoa headlines all-bowl team

Jan. 3, 2019 4:11 PM EST

Alabama quarterback Tua Tagovailoa had to settle for second place in the Heisman Trophy balloting, but he delivered arguably the best bowl performance of any player in the country. Tagovailoa outdueled Heisman Trophy winner Kyler Murray of Oklahoma in the Orange Bowl to earn his spot as the quarterback of The...

Taylor runs for 205 yards in Wisconsin's Pinstripe victory

Dec. 27, 2018 9:57 PM EST

NEW YORK (AP) — Jonathan Taylor played tour guide for his Wisconsin teammates who had never visited New York. They hit the usual landmarks with trips to Lincoln Center and Times Square. Taylor even gave his buds a taste of the luxe life with a window-shopping jaunt along Fifth Avenue. "It's real fun to see...

Miami, Wisconsin set to battle cold in frigid Pinstripe Bowl

Dec. 26, 2018 3:57 PM EST

Wisconsin and Miami followed much of the same dreary path that started in the warmth of the Orange Bowl and ends with a frigid thud at Yankee Stadium. The Badgers and Hurricanes were AP Top 25 teams when they played last season in the Orange Bowl, a 34-24 victory for No. 6 Wisconsin in a game that seemed to serve...

Wisconsin plays Miami in Pinstripe Bowl at Yankee Stadium

Dec. 26, 2018 3:49 PM EST

NEW YORK (AP) — Pinstripe Bowl: Wisconsin (7-5) vs. Miami (7-5), Dec. 27, 5:15 p.m. EST (ESPN). Line: Miami by 3. Series Record: Wisconsin, 3-2. WHAT'S AT STAKE The Badgers and Hurricanes are each trying to salvage seasons that have been two of the biggest disappointments in college football this year. The...