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2017 Schedule
6-0, 1st in Big Ten - West
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Badgers favored to keep rolling over Terps

No. 5 Wisconsin was in a scare last week against Purdue but remain favorites in every remaining regular season game. The Badgers have also won 20 straight games against unranked opponents. Maryland is 1-19 all-time in road games against ranked teams.

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2dDan Murphy

X factor for Wisconsin down the stretch: Turnovers

If Wisconsin quarterback Alex Hornibrook and his offense are going to make a run at a championship this season, they won't be able to give more talented teams the same opportunities.

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3dHeather Dinich

CFP chaos scenarios: An unbeaten Wisconsin team snubbed?

It's hard to imagine an undefeated Power 5 conference champion being left out, but Wisconsin has beaten zero opponents with records above .500. Another champ with a tougher schedule could get the nod.

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Rank 'em: Who's the top Heisman Trophy candidate?

Our Heisman Watch panel has Penn State's Saquon Barkley as the leading contender for the Heisman Trophy, but Stanford's Bryce Love is gaining ground.

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Capital One Fan Vote Week 7

Which unbeaten team should be No. 2 behind Alabama? Tell us in the Capital One Fan Vote.

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4dMark Schlabach

Ranking the Power 5 conferences by entertainment value: Big Ten

The Big Ten has three teams ranked in the top six of the AP Top 25 and five included in the top 20. If that isn't enough, it has the best rivalry game, the best collection of coaches and the game's most electrifying player.

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Barrett, Jacobs, Kuhbander named Big Ten Players of the Week

J.T. Barrett was named the Big Ten's Offensive Player of the Week for the second time this season after an impressive performance in Ohio State's win vs. Nebraska. Leon Jacobs takes home the second Defensive Player of the Week award for Wisconsin this month, while Charlie Kuhbander is the first Northwestern player to win Special Teams Player of the Week since Solomon Vault in October 2016.

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4dGerry Hamilton and Tom VanHaaren

Recruiting Insiders: Week 7 news

Top-10 teams Alabama and USC got the chance to post impressive wins in front of some of the two teams' current and future targets, including potential Trojans signal-caller Tanner McKee.

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5dAdam Rittenberg

Power Rankings Week 7: Wisconsin rises two spots

The Badgers were dominant in yards and first downs against Purdue, but committed three turnovers. The red zone defense is superb, but Wisconsin needs to play cleaner.

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Shades of a young Dayne

Wisconsin RB Jonathan Taylor rushed for 219 yards in Saturday's win, his FBS-best third 200-yard rushing game this season. Through six career games, Taylor has outperformed former Heisman Trophy winner Ron Dayne, who would go on to rush for more than 2,000 yards in his freshman season in 1996 (including bowl game).

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Top 10 shaken up by upset-filled weekend

Penn State has climbed to No. 2 in the Associated Press poll behind unanimous No. 1 Alabama after a wild weekend of upsets gave the Top 25 a major makeover.

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Though Clemson, Washington and Auburn all lost this weekend, FPI believes that all three are still some of the best teams in college football going forward.

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And then there were eight

With Clemson, Washington, Washington State and Navy all going down Saturday, that leaves just eight teams in FBS that remain unbeaten.

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Given its loss to Arizona State last night and a relatively weak schedule, Washington tumbled to 21st in Strength of Record, which measures accomplishment. Clemson dropped to sixth after its loss to Syracuse, allowing Georgia to take over the No. 1 spot in these rankings.

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Wisconsin gets a pick in the red zone (0:22)
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Badgers have huge advantage at home

Wisconsin has not only won 11 straight against Purdue, but the last 10 games have been decided by double digits. The Boilermakers have lost 24 straight road games to AP top-10 teams, and their last win against the Badgers came in 2003.

Team Stats

Passing Yards202.783rd
Rushing Yards263.813th
Points For36.326th
Points Against13.35th

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