The Camp: May 1, 2019

On our special spring recap edition of The Camp, Zach is joined by The Athletic’s Jesse Temple, the Wisconsin State Journal’s Jason Galloway, Bucky’s 5th Quarter’s Jake Kocorowski and’s John Veldhuis to breakdown everything they’ve seen from the Badgers over the last month.

2:13 — Spring MVP?

8:16 — Fill in the blank
1) My biggest question coming out of spring is _________.
2) The best unit on the team right now is _________.
3) The most interesting position battle this fall will be _______

29:09 — Sold or not sold
1) Graham Mertz will start at least one game this fall.
2) Jonathan Taylor will break the NCAA record for career rushing yards
3) Wisconsin’s offense will score more points this season than it did last season
4) Wisconsin’s defense will hold opponents to fewer points this season than it did last season.

44:44 — Best pro prospect currently on the roster?

50:24 — Is Wisconsin the Big Ten West favorite? If not, who?

55:16 — Way-too-early predictions for the season

The Camp: March 25, 2019

A special spring practice preview edition of “The Camp.” Zach is joined by The Athletic’s Jesse Temple to breakdown the Badgers in advance of the first practice.

1:30 — Is this the most important spring of Paul Chryst’s tenure?

8:08 — What kept Wisconsin from challenging for the Big Ten West last year?

10:17 — Sold or not sold: Offense
1) Wisconsin will miss QB Alex Hornibrook.
2) Jonathan Taylor is already the best RB to play at Wisconsin.
3) Wisconsin’s offensive line will be just as good as last years.
4) Jake Ferguson is Wisconsin’s best option through the air.

27:54 — Fill in the blank: Defense
1) I’m expecting to see ______ having made the biggest jump from last season to now.
2) _______ is the person key to rebounding from an up and down season.
3) Wisconsin’s biggest question on defense is _______.
4) Jim Leonhard is a ________ defensive coordinator.

42:02 — Expectations for the early enrollees, including Graham Mertz.

51:35 — Putting Jesse on the spot — Who starts at QB vs South Florida in the season opener?

The Camp: Dec. 19, 2018

On this special early signing period edition of “The Camp,” Zach is joined by The Athletic’s Jesse Temple to breakdown Wisconsin’s 2019 recruiting class, and has interviews with Badger Blitz’s Jon McNamara, quarterback commit Graham Mertz and running back commit Julius Davis.

1:55 — The headliners of the class — Graham Mertz and Logan Brown

9:06 — What does having the top-ranked class in school history mean moving forward?

12:03 — Interview with Jon McNamara

24:45 — Interview with Graham Mertz

37:23 — Interview with Julius Davis

48:01 — Signing Day superlatives
1) Most likely to be a star
2) Most important recruiting win
3) Most cant-miss recruit
4) Most underrated recruit
5) Most likely to play right away

The Camp: Oct. 22, 2018

On this week’s episode of “The Camp,” Zach and Matt discuss the Illinois game, breakdown the Big Ten West race, talk about the play of Alex Hornibrook and answer your Twitter questions.

11:13 — Playing body language experts

13:50 — What team in the Big Ten West is the biggest threat to Wisconsin?

17:50 — Wisconsin has the toughest road schedule of any team in the Big Ten

25:20 — Bernie on his expectations for Wisconsin the rest of the season

35:53 — TE Jake Ferguson has exceeded what many thought he could do in his first year

38:30 — Taiwan Deal should be getting a few more carries

42:36 — Backseat coaching alert: It won’t happen, but seeing another QB run the first-team offense could be worthwhile

The Camp: Oct. 15, 2018

On this week’s episode of “The Camp,” Matt is joined by Danny Cunningham to breakdown the Badgers loss at Michigan, talk about having to reevaluate expectations for the season, get some of Bernie’s stories on his toughest losses and answer your Twitter questions.