Category Archives: College Football

Four Things to Watch: Penn State vs. Wisconsin

It all comes down to this for Wisconsin Badgers. They can take home their third Big Ten conference title with a trip to Rose Bowl at the very worst in their sights. By the time of this game, Wisconsin will not know the realistic nature

Tapping The Keg Episode 214: Badgers Unlikely CFB Playoff Hopes

Tapping The Keg podcast takes you into the weekend with the usual weekly greatness. We start talking about what Packers have to do to beat Texans along with thoughts on Aaron Rodgers and the new ‘folk hero’ Aaron Ripkowski. We look at the College Football

Malik Zaire to Wisconsin? Maybe

News came in the last couple days that former Notre Dame quarterback Malik Zaire will be a grad transfer and available to play in the 2017 season. The short list included Pitt, Michigan State, Florida and Wisconsin. The last team is a little bit surprising

Choose Your Own Badger CFB Playoff Adventure

College Football Playoff rankings will come out tonight, and Wisconsin Badgers are likely going to get the short end of the stick. The Associated Press rankings showed the first hand putting Michigan ahead of Wisconsin after their loss to Ohio State. The same could happen

The Awkward Success of Big Ten Football

2016 has been Big Ten Commissioner Jim Delany’s dream. Big Ten is the best conference in college football by a long shot. They have four teams in the top 10 and finally overtaken the vaunted SEC as the cream of the crop. This is exactly

Badger Musings: Fourth Quarter Saves Axe & Season

As the fourth quarter began in Camp Randall on Saturday, the thought ran through my head that Badgers were the next top team to go down by an unranked team. We saw it happen to Clemson, Louisville and Texas A&M (Remember when they were fourth

Four Things to Watch: Minnesota-Wisconsin

Wisconsin Badgers enters Saturday afternoon a Big Ten West champion. They will face off against their rival Minnesota. Badgers have won 13 straight against Golden Gophers, and they have won 20 of their last 22. Paul Bunyan Ax has applied for residency in State of

Badgers Clinch Big Ten West

Wisconsin Badgers are the Big Ten West champions after Nebraska loses to Iowa, 40-10, this afternoon. Once again, Hawkeyes are doing big things for their Wisconsin comrades. It’s surprising to see Nebraska lay an egg versus Hawkeyes in a rivalry game, and a game where

Four Things to Watch: Wisconsin-Purdue

College Football Chaos is still alive and present as we saw last night with Louisville going down to Houston. Who could be next on the chopping block? Wisconsin plays Purdue, and that sure would be a surprise if Wisconsin fell to the lowly, yet frisky,

Tapping The Keg Podcast: C-Mike’s Arrival & Mac’s Declaration

Tapping The Keg podcast talks about Green Bay signing Christine Michael, Aaron Rodgers throws some heat at Mike Florio, recap of Packers-Titans, look at Mike McCarthy’s comments and preview the Washington game. After that we discuss how Wisconsin stayed put in the College Football Playoff