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Badgers football: Northwestern coach Pat Fitzgerald far from satisfied after two straight wins

Badgers football: Northwestern coach Pat Fitzgerald far from satisfied after two straight wins

Pat Fitzgerald is best known for his spirit and congeniality, but the Northwestern football coach has shown us a more snarly side of late.

Brandon Bostick still trying to master new position

Judging from the last three games, it would appear the Green Bay Packers have given up on tight end Brandon Bostick.
Badgers football: Joel Stave feels like he's back to normal

Badgers football: Joel Stave feels like he's back to normal

As far as Joel Stave is concerned, the issues that led to him being unable to complete even the most routine passes are in his rear-view mirror.

Fantasy Football Timeout: Opening shocks just part of game

Heading into last Thursday's game, it was hard not to feel good about my tight end matchup when I saw Larry Donnell in my opponent's lineup. After all, I had the option of Vernon Davis or Antonio Gates, while he was forced to sit Julius Thomas due to the bye week.

Packers still trying to run in high gear

Quarterback Aaron Rodgers said that this up-tempo, quick-strike attack was ideal. “That’s how we want to play,” he said. So here, then, is the question: How does a fast-break offense make time for the running game?

Packers vs. Vikings: Game basics, spotlight

When: 7:25 p.m. Thursday. Where: Lambeau Field.

Sports briefs Tuesday

Brandon Cloete shot a third-round 75 and finished tied for fifth place, helping Marquette also end up in fifth at the Badger Invitational in Verona. Sam Houston State won the 13-team invitational. Jack Watson tied for 10th place to help UW finish sixth.

Jason Kidd has a better defense planned for Bucks

With media day obligations behind them, the Milwaukee Bucks officially began the 2014-’15 season Tuesday with a pair of practices at the Cousins Center.

Packers-Vikings Tuesday injury report: Still hope for injured

 Photo/ESPNWisconsin.com Ha Ha Clinton-Dix and the Packers were outside in 50-degree temperatures at practice Tuesday. GREEN BAY – Even on a short week, Mike McCarthy isn’t ruling out any of his injured players – even the ones who weren’t practicing on Tuesday.The Green Bay Packers coach said Tuesday that the three players who were unable to practice will still have a chance to work Wednesday in advance of Thursday’s game against the Minnesota Vikings at Lambeau Field.“Absolutely,” McCarthy said.Here’s a look at the full, official injury report from Tuesday:Packers Did not...

Pac-12 Networks airing behind the scenes Rodgers footage at Cal

If you want to see Aaron Rodgers before he became the star NFL player, Pac-12 Networks has an inside look at his time at the University of California.

Packers CEO Mark Murphy talks about current NFL crisis

The president and CEO of the Green Bay Packers, Mark Murphy, said the situation the National Football League faces in the aftermath of the bungling of the Ray Rice and Adrian Peterson cases is the biggest crisis the league has faced since he first played for the Washington Redskins in the late 1970s.

UW's next opponent: Northwestern Wildcats

The pride is back in the purple and white of the Wildcats (2-2, 1-0 Big Ten), who host Wisconsin (3-1, 0-0) at 2:30 p.m. Saturday. Northwestern opened league play last week with a stunning 29-6 victory over host Penn State, which entered the day unbeaten.

UW quarterback Tanner McEvoy looks for sharper start in first quarter

As Gary Andersen addressed the state of Wisconsin’s passing game, he briefly alluded to an issue that although perplexing must be solved quickly. Quarterback Tanner McEvoy’s efficiency in the opening quarter is below average and his uneven play has contributed to UW’s slow starts offensively.

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