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Wisconsin football assistants rewarded for record-setting 2017 season

Wisconsin Badgers football coach Paul Chryst(Photo: Mike Ehrmann, Getty Images) MADISON – The most successful season in the history of Wisconsin’s football program led to pay increases of more than $1 million for the eight assistant coaches back from 2017. According to figures provided by UW officials on Wednesday: Defensive …

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Badgers face questions on defense as they prepare for spring football

Buy Photo Safety D’Cota Dixon is the lone returning starter in Wisconsin’s secondary. Who will join him?(Photo: Mark Hoffman / Milwaukee Journal Sentinel)Buy Photo MADISON – Wisconsin is scheduled to open spring football practice Tuesday, less than three months removed from its 34-24 Orange Bowl victory over Miami. The annual …

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Big Ten playoff and bowl talk — plus why Paul Chryst is Wisconsin’s perfect coach

Four things we learned after a weekend of brutal weather and brutal-er (let’s pretend it’s a word) Big Ten games: 1. Paul Chryst is the perfect coach for Wisconsin. About 20 questions into Chryst’s postgame news conference Saturday, a Wisconsin official asked: “Anything else for Coach?” Chryst pounced. “Nope, I’m …

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Meet David Edwards, the former option quarterback who now anchors Wisconsin Badgers offensive line

MADISON, Wis. — David Edwards, the midseason All-America right tackle for fifth-ranked Wisconsin, arrived on campus here two years ago as a 245-pound tight end with little sense of the work required to succeed in the trenches for the top program in the Big Ten West. He didn’t eat breakfast. …

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