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Packers, Falcons Lose Stars To Injuries

(Atlanta, GA)  —  Packers’ coach Mike McCarthy will have a full injury report to deal with this week, after losing both his starting receivers to injuries in Sunday night’s loss at Atlanta. Jordy Nelson went out early with a sore quad and Randall Cobb left in the fourth quarter with an injured shoulder. The Packers More >

Badgers Rise In Polls After Big Win At BYU

(Madison, WI)  —  The Wisconsin football team rises in both major polls Sunday, after the Badgers’ 40-6 romp at BYU the previous day. The 3-0 Badgers went up one place to ninth in the national media survey, while jumping two spots to tenth in the coaches’ poll. Coach Paul Chryst called the BYU game an More >

Brewers Score Eight In Fourth Inning To Beat Miami

(Milwaukee, WI)  —  The Milwaukee Brewers close out their big “road series at home” with a 10-3 victory against the Miami Marlins On Sunday at Miller Park. The Crew scored eight runs in the fourth inning without the benefit of a homer, as Milwaukee took two of three in a series that was supposed to More >

PGA Senior: Kelly Wins Second Tourney In Four Weeks

(Victoria, BC)  —  Madison golfer Jerry Kelly wins his second tournament in four weeks on the senior PGA Champions Tour. Kelly shot a minus three 68 on a cool and rainy Sunday to win the Pacific Links Bear Mountain Championship in Victoria, British Columbia. He held off Lee Janzen, who finished one stroke back to More >

NASCAR: Kenseth 9th In Playoff Opener, Rises To 9th In Standings

(Joliet, IL)  —  Matt Kenseth of Cambridge rises to ninth in the playoff standings of NASCAR’s top series. He started the Monster Energy playoffs in 15th place, but Kenseth jumped six spots after taking ninth in Sunday’s ten race playoff opener, the Tale of the Turtles 400 at Chicagoland Speedway in Joliet, Illinois. Kenseth, who More >

Idle Brewers Slip In Division, Improve Wild Card Chances

(Milwaukee, WI)  —  The Milwaukee Brewers have dropped to a second place tie with Saint Louis in the National League Central, after the Cardinals and Cubs both won Thursday while the Crew was idle. Both Milwaukee and Saint Louis are three games behind Chicago for the division crown as the Cubs reduced their magic number More >

Brewers Expect Around 20,000 At Each Game Moved From Miami

(Milwaukee, WI)  —  The Brewers say they expect around 20,000 fans at Miller Park for each of the three weekend games moved from Miami. Major League Baseball moved the contests on Wednesday, and the Brewers’ concession operator scrambled to get enough workers available to open two of the four seating decks. Almost half of the More >

Former Brewer Fiers Gets Suspended For Retaliation

(Anaheim, CA)  —  Former Brewers’ starter Mike Fiers of Houston has started a five game suspension for throwing a fastball above the head of Angels’ slugger Luis Valbuena. Fiers said he took it as a sign of “disrespect” when Valbuena made a big flip of his bat after hitting his 20th homer of the season More >

Offensive Line Is Biggest Question Mark For Pack

(Green Bay, WI)  —  The offensive line is the biggest question mark for the Green Bay Packers as they get ready for their Sunday night game at Atlanta. Starting right tackle Bryan Bulaga has missed two days of practices with flu like symptoms, and he has not tested the injured right ankle that kept him More >

Taylor, Badgers Seek To Go 3-0 At BYU

(Madison, WI) — Freshman running back Jonathan Taylor leads Wisconsin into tomorrow’s contest at Brigham Young in Provo, Utah. Sophomore Bradrick Shaw has been out with a leg injury while Taylor led the UW with 223 rushing yards and three touchdowns in a home win against Florida Atlantic last Saturday. Shaw is listed as questionable More >