The Red Zone - A Badgers football podcast
Summary: The Wisconsin State Journal’s Jason Galloway discusses all aspects of the Wisconsin Badgers football program.
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.
07/30/18: Pre-camp Badgers football mailbag: State Journal beat writer Jason Galloway answers reader questions before the Badgers open fall camp. Topics include Kayden Lyles’ move to nose tackle, Alex Hornibrook’s season outlook, a new starter at left tackle, which true freshmen could play on defense, Scott Nelson’s chances of starting at safety and much more.
07/25/18: Big Ten Media Days topics and the Badgers' chances of winning the conference: The Columbus Dispatch’s Tim May sits down with State Journal beat writer Jason Galloway to discuss a number of topics from Big Ten Media Days, including the new redshirt rule, sports gambling legalization and more. They also break down the biggest respective challengers for division favorites Wisconsin and Ohio State and the Badgers’ chances of knocking off the Buckeyes if the two meet again in the conference’s title game.
04/24/18: Post-spring mailbag: State Journal beat writer Jason Galloway answers listener questions after the conclusion of the Badgers’ spring practices. Topics include Wisconsin’s new-look secondary, incoming freshmen who could play this season, Graham Mertz’s recruitment, Alex Hornibrook’s progress and how the Badgers built their offensive depth over the past few years.
04/20/18: Spring wrap-up and the odd recruitment of Chase Wolf: With spring ball winding down, Landof10.com’s Jesse Temple joins Jason Galloway to give a rundown of what they’ve seen through 14 practices and what they’ll be keeping an eye on when fall camp opens. The two also discuss Temple’s story on Chase Wolf’s odd recruitment.
04/06/18: Breaking down the Badgers' offensive storylines from spring practice: Zach Heilprin of 96.7 FM The Zone joins State Journal beat writer Jason Galloway to break down the Badgers’ offensive storylines through nearly three weeks of spring practice.
03/23/18: First impressions of the Badgers' new-look defense: The State Journal’s Jason Galloway brings on John Veldhuis of BadgerBlitz.com to discuss their observations of the Badgers through four open spring practices, including their level of worry for defensive positions that must replace multiple starters.
03/12/18: Answering your Badgers football questions before Wisconsin opens spring practice: State Journal beat writer Jason Galloway goes over the Badgers’ roster changes and answers listener questions before Wisconsin opens spring ball.
01/05/18: Postseason mailbag on Alex Hornibrook, the Badgers' 2018 outlook, coaching changes and more: State Journal beat writer Jason Galloway answers reader questions following the Badgers’ Orange Bowl victory over Miami. Topics include Alex Hornibrook, coaching changes, the outlook for Wisconsin’s 2018 season and more.
12/29/17: Mailbag on Jim Leonhard's job opportunities, Orange Bowl matchup and outlook for next season: State Journal beat writer Jason Galloway answers your Badgers football questions about Saturday’s Orange Bowl, next year’s outlook and Jim Leonhard’s job opportunities.
12/26/17: Previewing the Orange Bowl and recapping the early signing period with Jesse Temple: Land of 10’s Jesse Temple joins the State Journal’s Jason Galloway to discuss the Badgers’ Orange Bowl matchup with Miami, how they may bounce back from their Big Ten Championship loss and why the early signing period benefits UW.
12/01/17: Taking your questions in preparation of the Big Ten Championship game: State Journal beat writer Jason Galloway gets you ready for Saturday’s Big Ten Championship game by answering reader questions. Topics include how UW’s offense may attack Ohio State, the impact of Zander Neuville’s potential absence and why this Badgers team is better suited to beat the Buckeyes than in 2014.
11/29/17: Previewing the Big Ten Championship game against Ohio State: Zach Heilprin from 96.7 FM The Zone joins the State Journal’s Jason Galloway to breakdown Heilprin’s correct 12-0 preseason prediction, Saturday’s Big Ten Championship game against Ohio State and why Badgers fans are so sentimental about the Rose Bowl. Then, UW running back Chris James stops by to discuss his increased role against Minnesota and his team’s spot in the College Football Playoff rankings.
11/24/17: Mailbag on the Minnesota game, early look at the Big Ten Championship, Jim Leonhard's future and more: State Journal beat writer Jason Galloway answers your mailbag questions leading up to UW’s game at Minnesota. Topics include the Badgers’ chances to win next week’s Big Ten Championship game, the health of their defensive line and how long Jim Leonhard may stay in Madison.
11/21/17: Wisconsin continues moving closer to the College Football Playoff: Ben Worgull from 247sports.com joins Jason Galloway to discuss UW’s College Football Playoff bid, Alex Hornibrook’s performance against Michigan and this week’s game at Minnesota. Then, wide receiver A.J. Taylor stops by to talk about working on his issue with drops and why the Badgers aren’t overlooking the Gophers.