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Ranking the Bo Ryan Era Badger Teams

Ranking the Bo Ryan Era Badger Teams

This is a project I’ve been mulling in my head forever and have worked on for a while: breaking down the Bo Ryan era teams and ranking them against each other, because ranking stuff is fun.  I’ve probably watched 90% of the Badger games... read more »

 

Casey Hayward: Silence Is Golden

Casey Hayward: Silence Is Golden

In the past few years, and almost out of nowhere, the Vanderbilt Commodores recruited and produced one of the NFL’s most exciting defensive players, who’s rookie season in 2012 gave the Packer defense something to shout about. He may be... read more »

 

A Violent Femme’s View – You’re Missing The Point

A Violent Femme’s View – You’re Missing The Point

With a nod towards fellow Angel (and other half of my brain), Kelly’s eloquent thoughts on Penn State’s consequences, I feel it necessary to present my own. So, finally, the NCAA decided what they were going to do about... read more »

 

Sailing the Seas of Cheese: You Reap What You Sow

Sailing the Seas of Cheese: You Reap What You Sow

“Power tends to corrupt, and absolute power corrupts absolutely.” – John Dalberg-Acton , 1st Baron of Acton The sanctions meted out to Penn State are a little over twelve hours old and the apologists and pundits... read more »

 

PD Saturday Sampler 1/8/12: One Happy Return

PD Saturday Sampler 1/8/12: One Happy Return

(Editor’s Note:  Since “Milwaukee Brian” has seen fit to usurp Sunday posts on this site, we will endeavor to get this feature out on Saturday for the foreseeable future.) It was an eventful week in Badgerland.  While... read more »

 

Times Two

Currently, there are three former MU players in the NBA…Dwyane Wade, Steve Novak, and Travis Diener. I predict that number will double next year. Dominic James, Jerel McNeal, and Wes Mathews are having excellent senior seasons and have... read more »

 

Great (Badger) Expectations

There seems to be an air of disappointment regarding the performance of the UW basketball team so far this season. Perhaps it’s because fans thought the team would immediately build upon last season’s 31 win campaign or maybe coach... read more »