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Packers Get Ready For Saints, Add New QB To Practice Squad

(Green Bay, WI)  —  The Green Bay Packers will start practicing Wednesday for their Sunday home contest against New Orleans. The big focus will be on quarterback Brett Hundley, the second stringer who starts for the injured Aaron Rodgers. Joe Callahan is the backup, and the Packers signed rookie QB Jerod Evans from Virginia Tech More >

Badgers’ Next Opponent Down To Third String QB

(Madison, WI) — Wisconsin will host a Maryland team on Saturday that’s down to its third string quarterback. Sophomore Tyrrell Pigrome and freshman Kasim Hill are both out for the season after tearing ACL ligaments in their right knees. Sophomore Max Bortenschlager is now the starting QB, and he’s coming off losses to Ohio State More >

Badger Men’s Basketball Loses Key Recruit

(Madison, WI)  —  The Wisconsin men’s basketball team has lost one of its top recruits for next season. Tyler Herro, a senior guard at Whitnall High School in suburban Milwaukee, tweeted Tuesday night that he’ll pull out of a verbal commitment he made to the UW 13 months ago. Herro is considered one of the More >

MLB Playoffs: Cubs On Brink Of Elimination, Yanks Tie AL Set

(Undated)  —  The Chicago Cubs are down three games to none in the National League Championship Series after losing to the LA Dodgers 6-1 Tuesday night at Wrigley Field. Chris Taylor and Andre Ethier homered for the Dodgers, and nobody with Brewer or Wisconsin ties played. That same thing was true in Game Four of More >

UW Green Bay Hires New Athletic Director

(Green Bay, WI)  —  UW Green Bay will have a new athletic director next month. Charles Guthrie was named Tuesday to replace Mary Ellen Gillespie, who left in July to take a similar post at Hartford. Guthrie has spent the last three years as the athletic director at Division Two San Francisco State and the More >

WIAA VARSITY GIRLS VOLLEYBALL TOURNAMENT RESULTS FROM TUESDAY 10/17/17

IN DIVISION 2 Mauston gave a tremendous effort in Wautoma tonight, but lost 1-3.  All four sets were back and forth with each team going on a little run and then the other team fighting back.  I am so proud of our 11 seniors that played and encouraged their teammates tonight and throughout the season.  More >

WIAA BOYS VARSITY SOCCER TOURNAMENT RESULTS FROM TUESDAY 10/17/17

In Division 3 Mauston defeated Black River Fall/Melrose-Mindoro 2-1 and will travel to Mount Horeb on Thursday at 7pm for Sectional Action. Edgerton shutout Adams-Friendship 4-0.   In Divisiion 4 Madison Country/St. Ambrose-Abundant Life defeated Wis Dells 4-1

Rodgers To Have Surgery, Vikes Insist Hit Was Clean

(Green Bay, WI)  —  Green Bay Packers’ quarterback Aaron Rodgers will have surgery “in the near future” on the right collarbone he broke Sunday at Minnesota. Coach Mike McCarthy says Rodgers will stay on the roster until after the procedure, although the coach said his season “potentially could be over.” McCarthy insisted he would not More >

Packers’ McCarthy Begins Early Prep For Next Opponent

(Green Bay, WI)  —  The Packers start preparing early for their Sunday home contest against New Orleans. Coach Mike McCarthy says he had players looking at video of the Saints on Monday, something they don’t normally do until Wednesday. The coach says the Packers have a “bunch of corrections” to make in all phases of More >

Badgers Win Two More Big Ten Weekly Football Honors

(Madison, WI)  —  The undefeated Wisconsin football team gets two more weekly honors. Senior linebacker Leon Jacobs has been named the Big Ten’s defensive player of the week after his fourth quarter interception that preserved the Badgers’ victory against Purdue. Running back Jonathan Taylor was named the freshman of the week for the third time More >