The Red Zone - A Badgers football podcast
Summary: The Wisconsin State Journal’s Jason Galloway discusses all aspects of the Wisconsin Badgers football program.
10/12/18: Mailbag on the Badgers' chances at Michigan, injury issues, future stars and much more: State Journal beat writer Jason Galloway answers listener questions leading up to the Badgers’ game at Michigan. Topics include the keys for Wisconsin this week, who this team’s future stars are, how much injuries have played a factor this season and much more.
10/10/18: Taking a look at the Badgers' defensive issues and handicapping their chances at Michigan: BadgerBlitz.com’s John Veldhuis joins State Journal beat writer to break down what went right and wrong in Wisconsin’s win over Nebraska, discuss where the Badgers need to improve against Michigan and take a look back at their preseason bold predictions. Then, UW tight end Jake Ferguson joins to talk about his breakout season and trying to free himself from the title of Barry Alvarez’s grandson.
10/05/18: Mailbag on the Badgers' pass rush, Zander Neuville's season-ending injury and Wisconsin's most underrated player: State Journal beat writer Jason Galloway answers reader questions ahead of Wisconsin’s game against Nebraska. Topics include the Badgers’ pass rush, their most underrated player this season, Zander Neuville’s season-ending injury and much more.
10/03/18: Takeaways from Wisconsin's big win at Iowa and adjusting the Badgers' rest-of-season expectations: The Athletic’s Jesse Temple joins State Journal beat writer Jason Galloway to discuss the Badgers’ win over Iowa, set their expectations for the rest of the season and revisit their preseason over/under predictions. Then, UW nose tackle and Lincoln, Neb., native Bryson Williams talks about his decision to choose the Badgers over his hometown school and why he expects Scott Frost to eventually turn the Cornhuskers’ program around.
09/21/18: Mailbag on BYU mistakes, Wisconsin's dwindling playoff chances, first impressions of Christian Bell and much more: State Journal beat writer Jason Galloway answers listener questions on a range of topics, including what went wrong against BYU, the offensive line’s performance this season, first impressions of Christian Bell, the Badgers’ dwindling playoff chances and much more.
09/19/18: Recapping the BYU disappointment and predicting where the Badgers go from here: The State Journal’s Jim Polzin joins Jason Galloway to discuss what went wrong for Wisconsin against BYU, the Badgers’ drop in the polls and where they go from here. Then, defensive end Kayden Lyles talks about his switch from offensive line this summer and how he’s fared in his first three games.
09/14/18: Mailbag on Danny Davis' return, how Badgers can start better on offense, Matt Henningsen's new role: State Journal beat writer Jason Galloway answers listener questions leading up to the Badgers’ game against BYU on Saturday. Topics include what to expect in Danny Davis’ return, if Wisconsin should open up the passing game more often, how the Badgers can get off to a better offensive start this week and much more.
09/12/18: Previewing BYU and discussing the Badgers' touted offensive line with Tyler Biadasz: State Journal beat writer Jason Galloway brings on his longtime friend and BYU fan Brendan Kingsford to discuss this week’s Wisconsin-BYU game and how the Cougars have changed since last year’s matchup. Then Badgers center Tyler Biadasz joins to talk about UW’s offense through two games and the expectations surrounding the Badgers’ offensive line.
09/07/18: The Red Zone podcast: Mailbag on Aron Cruickshank, defensive line rotation, Badgers players leaving program and much more: State Journal beat writer Jason Galloway answers reader questions. Topics include how true freshman Aron Cruickshank may be used going forward, how the defensive line rotation might develop, Jon Dietzen’s future at left tackle, why the Badgers’ recent departures shouldn’t be a concern and much more.
09/05/18: What we saw from the Badgers in Week 1: Bucky’s 5th Quarter’s Jake Kocorowski joins State Journal beat writer Jason Galloway to discuss their first impressions of the Badgers in Game 1, Patrick Johnson’s departure and Isaiahh Loudermilk’s upcoming return. Then, A.J. Taylor talks about the expectations of the wide receiver group and the growth he’s seen from teammate Kendric Pryor.
08/30/18: Western Kentucky mailbag: State Journal beat writer Jason Galloway answers questions on how the Badgers may take advantage of the new redshirt rule, which of Wisconsin’s young receivers will step up early in the season, Jim Leonhard’s future, the progress of Jack Coan and much more.
08/28/18: Bold predictions for the Badgers' 2018 season: BadgerBlitz.com’s John Veldhuis joins State Journal beat writer Jason Galloway to give their bold predictions for the Badgers’ 2018 season.
08/22/18: Post-camp mailbag: State Journal beat writer Jason Galloway takes your questions on a wide range of topics, including Danny Davis’ suspension, Wisconsin’s wide receiver outlook without Quintez Cephus, the Badgers’ cornerback depth chart, which games could be played at night this season and much more.
08/17/18: Preseason over/unders with Jesse Temple: The Athletic’s Jesse Temple joins State Journal beat writer Jason Galloway to play an over/under game as the Badgers prepare for their season opener. They discuss how many catches Aron Cruickshank may record, how many freshmen will play on UW’s defensive line, if Alex Hornibrook will reach 3,000 yards passing and much more.
08/10/18: Early impressions from Badgers camp with Zach Heilprin: State Journal beat writer Jason Galloway sits down with 96.7 FM The Zone’s Zach Heilprin to discuss the first week of fall camp, including early impressions of the Badgers’ new-look defensive line, the battle to become UW’s No. 2 cornerback, Jon Dietzen’s transition to left tackle, camp surprises and much more.