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Opening Statement

Wisconsin Football begins 2017 with a 59-10 win over Utah State

Story by Wisconsin Badgers September 2nd, 2017

the boys of fall are back

Fresh off the bus and in the zone

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FOR JACK

Troy Fumagalli normally suits up in the jersey No. 81, but on Friday night he donned No. 48 to honor his friend and teammate, Jack Cichy, who is out for the season due to injury

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PUMPED AND READY TO GO

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we've been doing this a while

Camp Randall Stadium kicked off its 100th season of football

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SHAW is sharp

Bradrick Shaw leaps his way into the end zone for Wisconsin's first score.

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DEFENSE ON POINT

The Wisconsin defense was laying the boom every chance it got in the first half.

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do your thing, zander

Junior tight end Zander Neuville takes his first career reception to the house to give Wisconsin a 24-10 lead

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Sophomore southpaw shines

Badger quarterback Alex Hornibrook slings a pass on his way to a career-high 244 yards and three touchdowns.

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JOE FERGY-FERG

Joe Ferguson's pick six and 99-yard touchdown marked the longest in the Wisconsin modern era.

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Winning is fun

After a 59-10 victory, Wisconsin players had every reason to embrace the excitement.

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