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Leading the Transition

From losing an offensive line coach in week two to seeing a head coach depart after the season, Wisconsin and its offensive line have had every reason to quit. Thanks in part to junior captain Travis Frederick, they are playing some of their best football at the most important time.

LOS ANGELES – With the way the 2012 season has unfolded for captain Travis Frederick, his mates on the offensive line and the rest of the Wisconsin Badgers, a coaching change, two weeks of uncertainty and a legendary coach coming out of retirement all seems plausible. After all, it's only fitting that a bizarre year in the Big Ten ends with a five-loss Wisconsin team looking for redemption in... Recommended Stories

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