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Michigan’s toughest test yet: Getting to know Wisconsin

We take a look at the No. 8 Wisconsin Badgers

NCAA Football: Georgia State at Wisconsin Rick Wood-USA TODAY Sports

No. 4 Michigan has rolled through it’s competition thus far in 2016, starting out 4-0. Their week five opponent has put up some impressive victories of their own this season, No. 8 Wisconsin.

The 4-0 Badgers have already beat two top ten teams, Michigan State and LSU, and are eyeing to make Michigan the third casualty. While Michigan will be their toughest test yet, Wisconsin will also be the toughest test for Michigan yet also.

Offensive Numbers

  • Averaging 3.9 yards per rush
  • 60th in passing yards (905)
  • Only have given up 6 sacks

Defensive Numbers

  • 7th in scoring defense (11.8 points per game)
  • 12th in total defense (277 yards per game)
  • 9 takeaways in 2016
  • Hasn’t given up more than 17 points

What they are saying

Betting line

Michigan is currently a 10 point favorite to win the game

Players to Watch

OLB Vince Biegel: 10 quarterback hurries vs. Michigan State.

OLB T.J. Watt: Named BIg Ten Player of the Week and Walter Camp Player of the Week after piling up six tackles and 2.5 sacks vs. the Spartans.

QB Alex Hornibrook: The freshmen quarterback had ample time to throw against MSU and picked them apart. "He really acquitted himself well," Harbaugh said. "Made a name for himself. Very impressed with how he played; the accuracy of his throws, the poise with which he played, it was impressive."

CB Sojourn Shelton: Had an INT in the MSU game

RB’s Corey Clement and Dare Ogunbowale: Michigan has surrendered some big outside runs, they will need to contain this duo.