Category Archives: Wisconsin

JJ Watt Makes Shoes to Honor Pewaukee High School

Over the weekend, I attended a wedding with my Tosa friends. During the rehearsal dinner, my buddy Coach gave a speech then mentioned how I played against J.J. Watt in high school. That is true, and it’s a long story. I’ve told it way too

Badgers Play a Jump Around April Fools Joke

I talked about on the podcast my distaste for April Fools on the Internet. Everyone rolls some idea that is a variation of last year’s idea. And they try to get witty and creative with how they do that. None of the Wisconsin sports team

Badgers Jon Dietzen Says Goodbye to Football

Jon Dietzen was part of the Wisconsin Badgers offensive line that received a great deal of hype heading into the season. It’s weird to see a lineman group receive a great deal of hype because that’s not what linemen are about typically. They want to

Chris Long Wants Former Badger Beau Allen to Climb Mt. Kilimanjaro

Former Wisconsin Badgers defensive tackle Beau Allen has done well in the National Football League. He started his career with the Philadelphia Eagles, won a Super Bowl, and he now plays for the Tampa Bay Buccaneers. Allen is good friends with Chris Long as they

Wisconsin Shows Up on Early Top 25 Lists

Last year after Alabama beat Georgia in a dramatic National Championship game, Wisconsin showed up in the top five in the ‘Way Too Early Top 25 for 2018′. It was an exciting time. People thought this year would result in the Badgers making the College

Don’t Overhype Graham Mertz Before Snap One

I can see it now. Wisconsin Badgers fans will be watching tonight’s Alabama-Clemson game and see true freshman Trevor Lawrence playing quarterback for Clemson. There will be Badgers fans saying ‘Well, this could be us next year.’ It doesn’t work that way. Lawrence is a

SnoTapWI Badgers Preview: Miami vs. Wisconsin

At the beginning of the year, a bowl matchup pitting up Miami and Wisconsin again wasn’t out of the question. Both teams ranked in the top ten, and it was conceivable they could meet in a New Years Six bowl again like they did last

Badgers Should Prepare for Future Bowl Skipping

The most popular trend in college football is either recruits taking pictures with their parents in uniforms or kids skipping out on bowl games. Will Grier from West Virginia is the most notable name to miss his bowl game as he will not be playing

BuckyCap: Axe Leaves Madison After Woeful Badgers Effort

It finally happened. It took 15 years, but Minnesota broke the streak against Wisconsin. Golden Gophers had lost 14 straight times to Wisconsin, and they were hell bent on not making it a 15th. For the second consecutive year, P.J. Fleck’s team had a 5-6

SnoTapWI Badgers Preview: Wisconsin vs. Minnesota

The battle for the axe has been a part of rivalry weekend for years now. In the next couple of years, Wisconsin-Iowa will take its place. Why? Well, Wisconsin-Minnesota hasn’t been a rivalry for the last 15 years. Badgers dominated Minnesota throughout those 15 years.