Category Archives: College Football

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.

BuckyCap: Jonathan Taylor Puts the Team on His Back

Jonathan Taylor is a top-five running back in the country. No one disputes that about him. We hadn’t seen a big Taylor performance all year where he rattled off some big runs and finished with an absurd amount of yards until Saturday. Taylor had his

SnoTapWI Badgers Preview: Wisconsin vs. Purdue

After Northwestern took the Big Ten West, some might ask what are the Badgers playing for? It’s a good question considering they’re already bowl eligible, and the team is one of the biggest disappointments in college football. If Wisconsin finishes strong, they still get an

Alex Illikainen Never Put It All Together At Wisconsin

Wisconsin will be down a player starting today as Alex Illikainen will be leaving the team. The forward stays at the university, but he will have a year of eligibility to play somewhere next season if possible. Part of a now infamous 2015 class that

Badger Musings: Wisconsin’s Offense Goes Silent in Happy Valley

After Saturday’s 22-10 defeat by Penn State, Wisconsin is now a four loss team. It is the first time in the Paul Chryst era that this team lost four games, and the first time Wisconsin reached four losses since 2013. The offense became the major