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Diamond in the Rough

With Lance Smith no longer with the program and John Clay slowed by a nagging ankle injury, walk-on freshman Bradie Ewing is making a strong statement in the Badger backfield.

MADISON — One of Bret Bielema's oft-repeated catchphrases, aside from the omnipresent "1-0," is "Next man in." The UW head coach wants his reserve players to be prepared to immediately pick up the slack should someone higher on the depth chart go down with an injury. Coming off an impressive spring game performance, redshirt freshman John Clay started fall camp as the third of what, on paper...

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