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The staff breaks down all the news you need to know about Wisconsin football, basketball and recruiting. Overtime Media; Your Sport. Your Team. On your time. Overtime is a Sports Podcast Network covering Pro and College Sports leagues and teams with entertaining and insightful podcasts.

The staff breaks down all the news you need to know about Wisconsin football, basketball and recruiting. Overtime Media; Your Sport. Your Team. On your time. Overtime is a Sports Podcast Network covering Pro and College Sports leagues and teams with entertaining and insightful podcasts.
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The staff breaks down all the news you need to know about Wisconsin football, basketball and recruiting. Overtime Media; Your Sport. Your Team. On your time. Overtime is a Sports Podcast Network covering Pro and College Sports leagues and teams with entertaining and insightful podcasts.






Ep. 89: The Wisconsin Badgers are smelling roses once again!

A quick 35 minute-ish podcast discussing UW's Rose Bowl berth, Jonathan Taylor not being named a Heisman Trophy finalist and looking back on the Big Ten Championship game. Here's the full rundown: After three wins over Top 25 teams in the College Football Playoff rankings, Wisconsin claimed its reward to Pasadena to face the No. 6 Oregon Ducks. We discuss the New Year's Six bowl berth, our favorite Rose Bowl memories, and also take a quick look at the Pac-12 champs. On Monday, it was...


Ep. 88: Wisconsin-Ohio State Big Ten Championship Preview; Isaac Guerendo interview

Over 50 minutes of breakdowns, analysis and interviews, oh my! Jon and Jake talk bowl projections, Wisconsin sitting No. 8 in the College Football Playoff rankings, if the CFP selection committee will actually punish UW for playing in the Big Ten Championship game, and if we predict the Badgers to smell some roses in Pasadena. After discussing the all-conference honors bestowed upon several Badgers, Kevin Noon from Buckeye Grove gives us the scoop on what's happened with Ohio State in the...


Ep. 87: Wisconsin-Minnesota AXE WEEK preview; Kendric Pryor interview

Badgers. Gophers. The Axe. AND, a chance to go to Indianapolis to face Ohio State. Here's the rundown: *The Gopher Report's Matt Jessen-Howard stops by to dive deep into Minnesota's program and what to expect from PJ Fleck's team this weekend. *Jon and Jake break down our keys to the game on both sides of the ball that could give Wisconsin an opportunity to regain Paul Bunyan's Axe. *We play our Monday conversation with wide receiver Kendric Pryor and his insight into the Wisconsin-Minnesota...


Ep. 86: Wisconsin-Purdue preview and Senior Day

A look at who's coming to Madison and a huge breakdown of the Badgers and Boilermakers. Here's the full rundown: Jake breaks down the basics for the game -- how to watch/listen, along with the updated status report where Wisconsin will miss starting left tackle Cole Van Lanen. How could that impact the Badgers' offense? Gold and's Tom Dienhart joins the show to discuss the injury-ravaged Purdue squad and how Jeff Brohm's offense continues to move the ball down the field despite...


Ep. 85: A very good weekend for the Wisconsin Badgers

Two big games and programs to recap, both with Wisconsin coming out on the winning end. Let's break this all down: Wisconsin’s win over Marquette: A convincing home win against the Golden Eagles on Sunday afternoon inside the Kohl Center. We discuss if the victory changes any projections for the season, what the most impressive part of the "W" was, plus foul trouble chatter and winning the battles at the free throw line. Sophomore Aron Cruickshank, the Big Ten co-special teams player of the...


Ep: 84: Wisconsin-Nebraska preview; Caesar Williams interview

A busy week for BadgerBlitz, as we now preview UW's Big Ten West showdown with the Huskers! Here's the rundown: Jon and Jake give their keys to the game for Wisconsin as they head into Lincoln. Can the Badgers continue to run the ball well against the Huskers? Can Jim Leonhard's defense contain Adrian Martinez and JD Spielman? HuskerOnline's Sean Callahan joins the show to go in-depth with Scott Frost's program. Why has Nebraska not met the outside expectations? In what areas has Adrian...


Ep. 83: Wisconsin Basketball Class of 2020 Signing Day Extravaganza!

The deepest of dives into Wisconsin's 2020 class with the help of Rivals, a Badgers signee and assistant coach Joe Krabbenhoft! Here's the rundown: Jon breaks down his overall impressions of the class and general overview of this group of Badgers 2020 point guard Lorne Bowman discusses his journey to Wisconsin, what position head coach Greg Gard and his staff envision him playing, and what was his favorite food to eat while in Madison. UW assistant coach Joe Krabbenhoft joins the show for an...


Ep. 82: Wisconsin-Iowa recap, and how to talk to your kids about an undefeated Minnesota

The now No. 15 Wisconsin Badgers got back on track and in the win column against rival Iowa. We dissect the win, some big recruits who came to Madison, and give some quick thoughts on the basketball team through a couple contests. Here's the full rundown: Wisconsin-Iowa recap -- Jake and Jon give their takeaways from both sides of the line of scrimmage. Plus, they discuss the offensive line rotation at guard (or lack thereof against Iowa, the use of three wide receiver sets, Bryson Williams'...


Ep. 81: Big recruiting weekend for the Badgers; Wisconsin-Iowa preview

Two huge official visitors this weekend and a key stretch of games for Bucky begins NOW! Here's the rundown: Wisconsin-Iowa preview: We give you the basic info for Saturday's matchup, the updated UW status report that includes one new injury for the Badgers' secondary and who could be out for Iowa this weekend. Recruiting breakdown: Two players -- one football and one basketball -- are taking official visits this weekend to Madison. Jon breaks down what you need to know heading into the big...


Ep. 80: Wisconsin Badgers 2019-20 men's basketball preview! Micah Potter, Ben Carlson interviews

A new look Wisconsin basketball program without All-American Ethan Happ? We'll see who emerges this season as the staff gives its thoughts on and predictions about the 2019-20 campaign. Here's our full rundown: A lot of questions about this program, and we ask (and attempt to answer) a few of them. What is the biggest question heading into 2019-20? How does Micah Potter's status affect UW and its rotation? How much can Tyler Wahl and Joe Hedstrom contribute, and which...


Ep. 79: A pre-Halloween nightmare for Wisconsin in Columbus, and what's ahead after the bye

It's time to talk about what happened in Columbus in a 38-7 loss at Ohio State, but also what's still ahead for Wisconsin after the open weekend. Here's the rundown: Jon and Jake look at the dominant effort by Chase Young and if it was the most dominant single-player performance against UW, and the offense's poor performance. The defense played tough through more than two quarters with pressure on the quarterback and getting in the backfield, but we highlight the big performances by J.K....


Ep. 78: Badgers. Buckeyes. Battlestar Galactica; Isaiahh Loudermilk interview

A daunting task awaits the No. 13 Wisconsin Badgers in Columbus this weekend against the Ohio State Buckeyes. Here's the breakdown: We look at the updated status report released by Wisconsin, and what it means for Saturday. Isaiahh Loudermilk discusses what happened at Illinois, what he sees out of Ohio State's offense with Justin Fields and J.K. Dobbins and how he feels his redshirt junior season has gone.'s Kevin Noon, who runs, comes on the show to give his...


Ep. 77: Why Wisconsin lost at Illinois, and looking ahead to the rest of the 2019

A stunning loss in Champaign leaves Wisconsin with some new questions heading into a big time matchup against Ohio State. Here's the rundown Jon and Jake look at what led to the Badgers' defeat against Illinois and how it was a team loss -- all phases of the game had positives but also key areas where they fell short. Which loss was worst -- BYU in 2018 or Illinois in 2019? Realigning expectations once again. How does the loss change your prediction for the rest of 2019? What are Wisconsin's...



***SPECIAL EDITION OF THE BADGERBLITZ PODCAST*** Making some time for us on Thursday night, former Wisconsin fullback Alec Ingold joined the podcast to catch up and talk about his NFL journeys and coming home to Green Bay this weekend. PLUS, we spoke with kicker Zach Hintze about his successful season so far. Here's the rundown: Ingold talks about returning to Wisconsin during Homecoming weekend, what he saw during the Badgers' huge win over the Spartans, adjusting to the NFL, his mindset as...


Ep. 75: Wisconsin-Illinois preview; Noah Burks, Logan Bruss interviews

More gets you ready for Wisconsin-Illinois with a full preview, plus player interviews. Here's the full rundown: We break down how to watch/listen/stream the game, plus give you the updated injury report released by Wisconsin on Thursday morning. Outside linebacker Noah Burks discusses a couple of pick-sixes by the position group in recent weeks, his progression from spring ball until now, and what he had seen from Illinois' offense on film Orange and Blue News' Doug Bucshon joins...


Ep. 74: Wisconsin-Michigan State recap, Red/White Scrimmage analysis

This episode breaks down exactly what we aim to bring Wisconsin Badgers fans from the recruiting trail, on the field and near the rim. Here's the rundown:We give our takeaways from Wisconsin's dominant win against Michigan State. Topics include the Spartans bottling up Jonathan Taylor, Jack Coan emerging, Zack Baun playing at an All-American level, and the defense nearing an all-time status?With Bucky beating Sparty, we look at the recruiting chat and who made their way to Madison. That...


Ep. 73: Wisconsin-Michigan State preview, recruiting news and the NCAA denies Micah Potter

Tons of recruiting, football and basketball news to get to! Here's the rundown:Our Wisconsin-Michigan State preview starts on the recruiting trail, as we discuss who may be coming to Madison for the football and men's basketball programs.Fullback John Chenal talks about his developing role on the offense, the art of the fullback dive, and his brother -- inside linebacker Leo Chenal.SpartanMag's Paul Konyndyk joins the show to give us a different look at Michigan State. What stands out about...


Ep. 72: Updating expectations for the 2019 Wisconsin Badgers; Kent State recap

Along with breaking down another dominant non-conference win, Jon and Jake reassess the Wisconsin Badgers after a 5-0 start. Here's the rundown:Wisconsin-Kent State recap: The guys give their takeaways on both sides of the line of scrimmage and game balls after another shutout victory.Visitors this past weekend: Despite the weather conditions and the final non-conference tuneup, who came to Madison, and who should Wisconsin fans keep an eye out for?Updated seasonal predictions. With UW's 5-0...


Ep. 71: Wisconsin-Kent State preview; Badgers mailbag

A complete breakdown of Wisconsin's final non-conference matchup of 2019; plus we answer YOUR questions! Here's the rundown:Wisconsin-Kent State preview: Jon and Jake break down the updated injury report and one key for the Badgers on each side of the line of scrimmage.The Record-Courier's Allen Moff joins the show to chat about what former Badgers QB/TE Sean Lewis has changed in his short time at Kent State, which Golden Flashes to watch for on both sides of the ball and more!Our Over/Under...


Ep. 70: Two new 2021 commits for Greg Gard and the Badgers, and a win vs. Northwestern is a win vs. Northwestern

Ever try to record a podcast while news breaks? Well, we're going to give it a shot. Here's the rundown:Two (two? TWO!) new basketball commits were announced on Sunday evening as 2021 targets Chucky Hepburn and Matthew Mors each tweeted their decisions to play for Wisconsin. We break down their skillsets and what could be next for Greg Gard's program on the recruiting trail.It was not pretty by any stretch, but the No. 8 Wisconsin Badgers tamed just enough of the Northwestern Wildcats to...