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Wisconsin football: Report card after embarrassing loss to Notre Dame

With a little more than 14 minutes left in the fourth quarter on Saturday, a chip-shot field goal gave No. 18 Wisconsin a 13-10 lead over No. 12 Notre Dame in Chicago. The first three quarters were nowhere close to flawless, but the badgers put themselves in great position for a huge win over one of the biggest brands in college football.
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Graham Mertz: Wisconsin QB opens up on rough game vs. Notre Dame

Graham Mertz and the Wisconsin Badgers had a rough outing on Saturday afternoon in Chicago. They fell 41-13 to Notre Dame after imploding in the fourth quarter. Mertz had a rough day, throwing four interceptions and losing a fumble. Two of his interceptions went for touchdowns for the Notre Dame defense and suddenly, the Badgers found themselves 1-2 after three games.
Bucky's 5th Quarter

Wisconsin men’s basketball: Michael Finley to have jersey retired

An NBA All-Star and NBA Champion, there are few basketball honors that Michael Finley hasn’t won. As of this coming basketball season, however, he will add one more to his career scrapbook. The Wisconsin Badgers announced on Friday that Finley’s No. 24 jersey will hang from the rafters in the Kohl Center forever.
Bucky's 5th Quarter

Wisconsin football: four takeaways from the loss to Notre Dame

As the Wisconsin Badgers fell to 1-2 overall on the season (0-1 in the Big Ten) after a 41-13 loss to Notre Dame on Saturday at Soldier Field. The loss is just the latest big game the Badgers have dropped the past few seasons, and once again highlighted some of the primary issues that have plagued them in those matchups.
Bucky's 5th Quarter

Grading Wisconsin’s embarrassing showing vs. Notre Dame

Grade Description - accounting for degree of difficulty. Notre Dame has a good defense, that can’t be forgotten, but Wisconsin’s offense was borderline anemic for most of this game, and whether it was play calling, Graham Mertz, or the lack of execution from the run game, it was tough sledding for Bucky on Saturday.
Maize n Brew

Vegas odds are out for Michigan at Wisconsin

On Saturday, Michigan prevailed and improved to 4-0 on the season despite one of the ugliest halves in recent memory. The Wolverines looked downright abysmal in the second half but did just enough to hang on to the win. All eyes now turn to next week to see if Michigan can fix the issues on offense and solidify the defense.
FOX Sports

Brian Kelly breaks Notre Dame's coaching wins record, shows brilliant touch in rout of Wisconsin

This wasn't an easy win for Notre Dame. Fighting Irish head coach Brian Kelly would certainly agree with that, though the 41-13 scoreline might suggest otherwise. Kelly, who's called plays for the Irish since 2010, just cemented his name atop the school's all-time coaching wins list with Saturday's victory over Wisconsin, passing legend Knute Rockne with No. 106.

Players Of The Game From The Notre Dame Victory Over Wisconsin

OFFENSE - KEVIN AUSTIN, WIDE RECEIVER. Stats: 6 catches, 76 yards, 12.7 YPC, 2 touchdowns. Austin's performance goes beyond its impact in the win over Wisconsin, but the player of the game emphasis will focus on that. Austin gave Notre Dame its first lead of the game with a 36-yard touchdown grab on a contested throw. His second score put some distance between the Irish and Badgers.
Sports Illustrated

Upon Further Review: Breaking Down The Notre Dame Win Over Wisconsin

Notre Dame made a statement in its 41-13 victory over Wisconsin. The Fighting Irish showed they were the better team, controlling action for much of the game and burying Wisconsin the fourth quarter. After diving into the film of the victory we learned quite a bit about Notre Dame. There...

Notre Dame Football: Three Things We Learned Against Wisconsin

Folks, there is no shame if you woke up with a pounding in your head this morning, because the Notre Dame Fighting Irish remain undefeated at 4-0 after an emphatic 41-13 victory over the Wisconsin Badgers. This was a riveting game to watch as it remained close for three quarters, only for a sudden and completely unexpected fourth-quarter rout to turn what had been a low-scoring rock fight into a 28-point drubbing.

Jack Coan injures leg in Notre Dame’s 41-13 win over Wisconsin

Jack Coan completed 15 of 29 passes for 158 yards and completed his ninth touchdown pass this season during Notre Dame’s 41-13 shellacking of Wisconsin on Saturday. But the Sayville great injured his ankle during the third quarter and was not in the game as the No. 12 Irish (4-0) made coach Brian Kelly the all-time winningest coach in Notre Dame history – one more now than legend Knute Rockne.