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A Badge of Honor

Moffitt almost didn't return for his senior year

When a team picks its captains, it's usually the veteran quarterback, the talented upperclassman or the team spokesman. At Wisconsin, the tone is set on the offensive line, which makes it no surprise senior John Moffitt was joined by senior Gabe Carimi as two of six team captains.

MADISON - During his coaching tenure at Wisconsin, Barry Alvarez was often fond of quoting former mentor Lou Holtz when it came to leadership: ‘If your leaders came from the offensive line, you have the chance to be a real good team.' It's evident that Alvarez has extended those words of wisdom on to his student. "I've heard it from Coach Alvarez," Wisconsin Head Coach Bret Bielema said with... Recommended Stories

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