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Notebook: McEvoy knows he's still developing as quarterback

MADISON, Wis. -- No matter how much Tanner McEvoy improves at quarterback this season, the fact remains that there will be even more room for growth in the future. That is a comforting long-term thought, of course. But it also means McEvoy, a redshirt junior, still has plenty of areas to work on while he continues earning his first in-game snaps as Wisconsin's starter. "...
Via Fox Sports Wisconsin
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Wisconsin football: 5 reasons not to give up on Badgers

After a difficult loss to LSU in the opening game of the season, the Wisconsin Badgers struggled in the first quarter against Western Illinois on Saturday, making the Camp Randall crowd voice its displeasure. Badger nation was down on its squad and granted it was against an FCS opponent, the next three quarters against the Leathernecks gave Wisconsin some reasons for optimism heading...
Via isportsweb.com
9 days ago  |  Discuss

Wisconsin football: McEvoy shines in home opener

The Wisconsin Badgers found its passing game in a victory over Western Illinois 37-3 on Saturday in Madison. Quarterback Tanner McEvoy completed 23 of his 28 passes for 283 yards and three touchdowns. He ran for 55 yards on nine attempts and a score. McEvoy put up some impressive numbers, but the offense did not look good early. The Badgers were on the board one second into the game...
Via isportsweb.com
15 days ago  |  Discuss

Tanner McEvoy Tweets That His Performance In Wisconsin Win Was For ‘Fans Who Stuck With Me’

There didn’t appear to be a ton of Wisconsin fans backing quarterback Tanner McEvoy following his mostly dreadful performance in the Badgers’ season opening loss against LSU. In defeat, McEvoy completed just 8 of 24 passes for 50 yards and threw two interceptions.  Those who did stand behind McEvoy were thanked with a Tweet following Wisconsin’s game today, in which the quarterback...
Via College Spun
15 days ago  |  Discuss

Wisconsin Badgers vs. Western Illinois Leathernecks: Betting odds, point spread and tv info

On Saturday the Wisconsin Badgers will host the Western Illinois Leathernecks. A week after blowing a big second half lead No. 18 Wisconsin (0-1) will seek its first victory with Tanner McEvoy again under center. This time they take on Western Illinois (1-0) of the MVFC. Coverage of the game between Wisconsin and Western Illinois will air on the Big Ten Network beginning at 12:00...
Via Tireball.com
17 days ago  |  Discuss

Wisconsin QB Tanner McEvoy Was ‘Disgusted’ With His Performance Against LSU

Tanner McEvoy made his first start at quarterback for the Wisconsin Badgers on Saturday night, and unfortunately for him, it didn’t go so well. McEvoy went an abysmal 8-for-24 with 50 yards passing, no touchdowns and two touchdowns against LSU, and ran for 40 yards on six carries. Today, while discussing his performance, McEvoy didn’t hold back, saying he was “disgusted”...
Via College Spun
18 days ago  |  Discuss

Andersen tries to defuse talk of McEvoy's play, but plenty of questions remain

HOUSTON -- Wisconsin coach Gary Andersen's defense of new quarterback Tanner McEvoy was not what you would call "vigorous," but it did exist. For the public record, anyway, Andersen said McEvoy was not the problem. "When you can't protect the passer it doesn't matter who your quarterback is," he said. "Guy was running for his life." That...
Via Fox Sports Wisconsin
22 days ago  |  Discuss

Passing game is true key to victory over LSU

Conventional wisdom says the Wisconsin Badgers are going to shove the ball right down your throat. After all, UW has a Heisman Trophy candidate at running back and recent reports indicate that dual-threat quarterback Tanner McEvoy is going to get the start against LSU. Yet, most seem content to focus all the attention on one part of the “dual” threat, and we’re talking about...
Via Madtown Badgers
26 days ago  |  Discuss

Tanner McEvoy: From Safety To Badgers’ Starting Quarterback

Tanner McEvoy’s mobility appears to have everything to do with his winning the starting job — Mandatory Credit: twitter/@BadgerFooball Tanner McEvoy Tanner McEvoy was named the starter of the No. 14 ranked Wisconsin Badgers on Friday, a week before their biggest game of the year. The Badgers open their season against the No. 13 ranked LSU Tigers. While Badgers coach Gary Anderson...
Via The Sports Journal
28 days ago  |  Discuss

Report: Tanner McEvoy, not Joel Stave to start Badgers opener vs. LSU

So much for conventional wisdom and “seeing the way things are going” in practice. Most of the conventional thought from the media covering the Badgers at fall camp was that Joel Stave had pulled ahead of fellow junior Tanner McEvoy and would be the guy coming out of the tunnel leading the team against LSU. However, Jeff Potrykus of the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel is reporting...
Via Madtown Badgers
August 22, 2014  |  Discuss
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