10:11 AM EDT, Tue September 02, 2014

Wisconsin linemen Warren Herring, Konrad Zagzebski avoid serious injury

It appears Herring is unlikely to play in UW’s home opener Saturday against Western Illinois and then can take advantage of UW’s first bye of the season Sept. 13.

Hip injury limited Melvin Gordon in second half, coach says

Gordon suffered a hip injury late in the first half, and Wisconsin coach Gary Andersen wasn’t inclined to divulge that information after the 28-24 loss Saturday night.
Badgers football: Injuries not season ending to two defensive linemen

Badgers football: Injuries not season ending to two defensive linemen

As they walked off the field following a 28-24 loss to No. 13 LSU Saturday night in Houston, the members of the University of Wisconsin football team were fearful they had lost not only a game…
Badgers football: Passing game problems more than just Tanner McEvoy's fault, Gary Andersen says

Badgers football: Passing game problems more than just Tanner McEvoy's fault, Gary Andersen says

The way Gary Andersen sees it, the pilot wasn’t entirely responsible for the severe turbulence the University of Wisconsin football team encountered in the air Saturday night at NRG Stadium in…
Badgers football: Melvin Gordon strained left hip flexor in loss to LSU

Badgers football: Melvin Gordon strained left hip flexor in loss to LSU

Melvin Gordon is renowned for his aggressive nature, but an instance of passivity by the junior tailback for the University of Wisconsin football team landed him in the middle of another small…

Gary Andersen: hip injury limited Gordon against LSU

Madison Two days after tailback Melvin Gordon carried the ball only four times in the second half against LSU, Wisconsin head coach Gary Andersen clarified the reason the junior was used sparingly.The scenario was real simple at halftime, Andersen said Monday. Melvin had a little bit of a hip flexor (injury). Anybody that knows Melvin could see that on the long run that he broke out there in the second half. He pulled up at the end of that run.Gordon gained 63 yards to the LSU 12 on UWs first offensive play of the third quarter but was caught from behind by safety Jalen Collins.Corey Clement...

Badgers football: Gary Andersen addresses Melvin Gordon's use vs. LSU, injuries and QB play in Monday news conference

The Badgers coach tackles some of the hot-button issues and reaction after the LSU loss as he looks ahead to Saturday's home opener vs. Western Illinois.

Gary Andersen: Herring avoided major injury; Zagzebski might sit this week

Madison Defensive lineman Warren Herring apparently avoided a season-ending knee injury IN Wisconsins opener against LSU.UW coach Gary Andersen said Monday Herring is day-to-day.However, it appears Herring is unlikely to play this week and UW has a bye on Sept. 13.Herring, a fifth-year senior from Fairview Heights, Ill., suffered the injury on the final play of the third quarter.UW (0-1) hosts Western Illinois (1-0), an FCS program, at 11 a.m. Saturday.Meanwhile, fellow senior defensive end Konrad Zagzebski might sit out this week but is expected to return Sept. 20 against Bowling Green.
Badgers football: Tanner McEvoy's struggles, Melvin Gordon's disappearance surprising in loss

Badgers football: Tanner McEvoy's struggles, Melvin Gordon's disappearance surprising in loss

The quarterback situation for the University of Wisconsin football team has been mired in strangeness for some time now, but not only did it get weirder Saturday night, it became more widespread.

Badger report: Wisconsin vs. LSU

Game awards, by the numbers, quotable and up next

UW not happy with air game in loss to LSU

Both UW coach Gary Andersen and quarterback Tanner McEvoy expressed displeasure at the Badgers’ inability to establish a passing game Saturday against LSU.

Melvin Gordon disappears and the reasons aren't clear

Houston -- The most obvious question in the wake of Wisconsins 28-24 loss to LSU went unanswered.

Badgers' grades from loss to LSU

Houston Jeff Potrykus reviews Wisconsins 28-24 loss to LSU Saturday at NRG Stadium.
Where did Melvin Gordon go? Fans, media wonder after Badgers' opening loss

Where did Melvin Gordon go? Fans, media wonder after Badgers' opening loss

The season is only one week old, but the Badgers can shelve ideas of being involved in the College Football Playoff, one writer says.

Badgers wil face emotional test vs. Western Illinois

Houston - After suffering a bitter four-point loss to LSU, Gary Andersen's Wisconsin's players will have to avoid an emotional letdown when host Western Illinois this week.

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