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Commitment Impact: Jake Pickard

The second prospect Wisconsin has landed from New Jersey in 2015, Millburn (NJ) defensive end Jake Pickard is bringing a high motor and physicality to the Badgers' 3-4 defense. BadgerNation examines the impact of the commitment.

Committed Over: Jake Pickard committed to Wisconsin over a top list of Oregon, Syracuse and Virginia. He also had offers from Boston College, Cincinnati, Connecticut, Illinois, Louisville, Nebraska, Purdue, Rutgers and Temple. Rated: Pickard is currently ranked a three-star prospect and the No.43 tight end in the country by Scout.com. He’s expected to play defensive end for the Badgers. On Film...