Evening everyone - thanks for stopping by.
LSU head coach Les Miles and his perfect non-conference
record sacked at Lambeau by Wisconsin yesterday.
I think Badgers linebacker Vince Biegel could play
a long time in the NFL.
With more on Biegel and that Wisconsin defense..
Here's News 8 Sports Director Gregg Wavrunek.
Wisconsin's defense led the nation last season allowing
only 13.7 points per game.
Let's just say they picked things up right where they
holding number-5 LSU to 14 points.
and both touchdowns a product of turnovers from the
We have a lot of guys return on our defense and we've
got guys who played in a lot of ball games.
We're confident in what we can do and I'm excited
for what the future holds for this defense and this
Wisconsin Badgers football team.
Honest to God I think we played lights out.
This is probably as an overall defense a performance
I'm extremely proud of.
The guys up front to the linebackers, having Chris
go down and not having TJ.
And then the big question mark in the backend, could
we cover the top receivers in the nation, having Dupre
and 83 and I think we were able to accomplish that.
They've got confidence and I thought they rose up
to the challenge.
I thought they did what they were supposed to do in
the sense that they didn't try to do too much and
knew that we were facing a very good offense and obviously
a heck of a running back.
Running back Leonard Fournette did finish with 138-yards,
but it took him 23-carries to get that.
A great showing in the first game under new defensive
coordinator Justin Wilcox.
Reporting with the Badgers at Lambeau Field, GW, N8