Melvin Gordon was asked Monday about the Badgers' blowout loss in the Big Ten championship game and if the score would be any different if Wisconsin and Ohio State met again. "Yeah, a lot different," Gordon said. "We would win."
Konrad Zagzebski tore his ACL in the Big Ten championship game and will not play in Wisconsin's Outback Bowl game against Auburn on Jan. 1. And the cold, hard reality of it all is this: His football career is now over.
Newly hired Wisconsin football coach Paul Chryst had more competition for the job than thought. Not that most of the 45 other applicants who sought to succeed Gary Andersen ever had a serious shot.
Bucks forward Ersan Ilyasova practiced Monday for the first time since suffering a nasal fracture against Cleveland on Dec. 2. Ilyasova will take part in the team's shootaround Tuesday before determining if he plays against the Hornets.
No. 5 Wisconsin travels to face Cal on Monday, and the Badgers backup point guard Bronson Koenig will enter the game with an assists-to-turnovers ratio of 4.67, which ranks sixth nationally among all players with at least 25 assists.
Seven sacks from the defense, Randall Cobb's career day and Aaron Rodgers playing well despite ailments were the headlines of the Green Bay Packers' 20-3 win over the Tampa Bay Buccaneers on Sunday.
FOX Sports Wisconsin's Paul Imig analyzes five storylines from Green Bay's 20-3 win at Tampa Bay.
As the final seconds ran off the clock of the Packers' 20-3 victory Sunday over Tampa Bay, it guaranteed Green Bay would be part of the NFC postseason picture for the sixth consecutive year.
Aaron Rodgers threw for 318 yards and one touchdown Sunday to help the Green Bay Packers beat the Tampa Bay Buccaneers.
With Green Bay improving to 11-4 after beating the Bucs, the Packers now prepare for the Lions with the NFC North on the line. Send your questions to beat writer Paul Imig for this week's Packers mailbag.