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Chris Borland (Fleming/09)

Although growing up in the Buckeye State, freshman linebacker Chris Borland always had a passion for the Wisconsin program. Playing a game to his home state for the first time since committing to Wisconsin this Saturday, Borland will bring his hard-working mantra with him, and his knack for making plays.

MADISON - He came to Wisconsin with little recruiting fanfare, only having the Badgers' scholarship offer in his back pocket and his lunch pail on his shoulder, ready to go to work. Through five games, freshman Chris Borland has done nothing special, just playing blue-collared football on defense and special teams in hopes of making an impact. No flash, no zest, no big ego – Borland comes to...

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