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LBs Strive for Consistency

LBs Strive for Consistency

Needing to replace a productive senior linebacker class, including All-American Chris Borland, Wisconsin saw its linebackers show signs of being a productive unit. Now the big step is consistent play.

Life without Chris Borland at linebacker began Saturday, and Wisconsin showed they still could be a productive unit without last year’s Big Ten defensive player of the year… in spurts. Vince Biegel, Derek Landisch, Marcus Trotter and Joe Schobert were able to slow down LSU’s offense by making plays in the backfield and at the line of scrimmage. Then the fourth quarter arrived and all the...

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