For those that did not watch the game, the 41-13 final score of the Notre Dame win over Wisconsin can mask what was otherwise a brutal performance by the offense. There were some major struggles from the offense, but also some ways the offense helped fuel the victory. Here are...
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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CHICAGO -- Collin Wilder admits it's not easy to keep No. 18 Wisconsin (1-2) together after another frustrating loss on a big stage, this time surrendering 31 unanswered points in the fourth quarter and falling to No. 12 Notre Dame (4-0) 41-13 in Saturday's Shamrock Series. There's clearly one side...
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
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
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
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.
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Another glorious weekend of college football is in the books and our dumb, beautiful game once again delivered the absurdity we've come to expect from the sport. But first, let’s take a minute to appreciate this. Clemson hasn’t been right since Justin Fields and Ohio State broke Dabo Swinney in...
Many people expected a close game between Notre Dame football and Wisconsin on Saturday at Soldier Field in Chicago — a battle between two top-20 teams with a lot of history and tradition on both sides. The game was close for a little over 45 minutes of game action. Wisconsin...
Following the 41-13 win over Wisconsin on Saturday at Soldier Field, Notre Dame coach Brian Kelly talked about the win, his offense and defense and who the starting quarterback will be next week if all three are healthy. Here is a sampling of what Kelly said. On the win. “It...
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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.
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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.
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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...
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 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.