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Five Keys to Victory: Purdue

Joel Stave (Fleming/13)

Officially beginning its quest for a fourth straight Big Ten championship, No.24 Wisconsin host Purdue at Camp Randall Stadium. BadgerNation gives its five keys to victory for Wisconsin against the Boilermakers.

A quick review of last week's Debacle in the Desert, though painful, shows that BadgerNation moved to 3-0 on the year. 1, Joel Stave. 2, Keeping the game close early on. 3, The secondary's growth. 4, Hitting a timely field goal. 5, Converting 3rd down passes to the tight ends and tailbacks. The Badgers did not need Stave to carry the team to victory against Arizona State. The rushing game...

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