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A Simple Concept for UW's Backs

With three healthy running backs in the rotation, all with over 880 rushing yards and 13 touchdowns, Wisconsin has to find a way to get all three backs involved against the nation's No.1 defense in TCU. The simple way to determining playing time: practice production.

MADISON — Wisconsin running backs coach John Settle has one very simple message he doles out when recruiting: Production Plays. It doesn't matter if they are a senior, freshman or anything in between. Whether they are the returning starter or buried on the depth chart — production plays. Sophomore halfback Montee Ball has been on both ends of that stick this season. Early in the year, Ball...

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