Here are some local names to look for on the field during bowl season.
Birmingham Bowl, Auburn vs Memphis, 11:00 a.m.
As could’ve been predicted after the injuries suffered during Saturday’s win over Illinois, Wisconsin had some bad news to announce Monday.
CHAMPAIGN — Already without its top two running backs Saturday, Wisconsin's offense was banged up in critical fashion against Illinois.
CHAMPAIGN — Wisconsin was banged up, bruised, injured and losing offensive stars at a rapid rate Saturday.
But even still, Illinois just couldn’t keep up.
What has for years been a model of consistency for the Badgers is arguably the team’s biggest question mark heading into the 2015 season-opener.