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1984 Wisconsin Badgers football team

The 1984 Wisconsin Badgers football team represented the University of Wisconsin–Madison in the 1984 Big Ten Conference football season.

1984 Wisconsin Badgers football
ConferenceBig Ten Conference
1984 record7–4–1 (5–3–1 Big Ten)
Head coachDave McClain (7th season)
Defensive coordinatorJim Hilles (7th season)
Home stadiumCamp Randall Stadium
Seasons
← 1983
1985 →
1984 Big Ten football standings
Conf     Overall
Team W   L   T     W   L   T
No. 13 Ohio State $ 7 2 0     9 3 0
Illinois 6 3 0     7 4 0
Purdue 6 3 0     7 5 0
No. 16 Iowa 5 3 1     8 4 1
Wisconsin 5 3 1     7 4 1
Michigan 5 4 0     6 6 0
Michigan State 5 4 0     6 6 0
Minnesota 3 6 0     4 7 0
Northwestern 2 7 0     2 9 0
Indiana 0 9 0     0 11 0
  • $ – Conference champion
Rankings from AP Poll

Contents

ScheduleEdit

DateOpponentRankSiteResultAttendance
September 8Northern Illinois*W 27–1465,288
September 15at Missouri*W 35–3445,033
September 22at No. 16 MichiganL 14–20104,239
September 29Northwestern
  • Camp Randall Stadium
  • Madison, WI
W 31–1678,509
October 6at IllinoisL 6–2276,428
October 13Minnesota 
L 14–1778,770
October 20at IndianaW 20–1638,754
October 27No. 6 Ohio State
  • Camp Randall Stadium
  • Madison, WI
W 16–1478,606
November 3at No. 17 IowaT 10–1066,255
November 10Purdue
  • Camp Randall Stadium
  • Madison, WI
W 30–1372,292
November 17at Michigan StateW 20–1061,702
December 29vs. Kentucky*No. 20L 19–2047,300
  • *Non-conference game
  •  Homecoming
  • Rankings from AP Poll released prior to the game

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RosterEdit

1984 Wisconsin Badgers football team roster
Players Coaches
Offense
Pos. # Name Class
T 72 Jeff Dellenbach Sr
RB 41 Gary Ellerson Sr
RB 24 Larry Emery So
G 66 Bob Landsee Jr
WR 87 Al Toon Sr
C 51 Dan Turk Sr
Defense
Pos. # Name Class
DT 92 Scott Bergold Sr
LB 99 Rick Graf So
CB 29 Richard Johnson Sr
LB 95 Tim Jordan So
LB 33 James Melka Sr
DB 38 Nate Odomes So
S 28 Art Price Sr
LB 52 Michael Reid So
DE 60 Darryl Sims Sr
S 3 Ken Stills Sr
Special teams
Pos. # Name Class
Head coach
Coordinators/assistant coaches

Legend
  • (C) Team captain
  • (S) Suspended
  • (I) Ineligible
  •   Injured
  •   Redshirt

1985 NFL DraftEdit

Player Position Round Pick NFL Club
Al Toon Wide Receiver 1 10 New York Jets
Richard Johnson Cornerback 1 11 Houston Oilers
Darryl Sims Defensive End 1 20 Pittsburgh Steelers
Scott Bergold Tackle 2 51 St. Louis Cardinals
Dan Turk Center 4 101 Pittsburgh Steelers
Jeff Dellenbach Tackle 4 111 Miami Dolphins
Gary Ellerson Running Back 7 182 Green Bay Packers
Kevin Belcher Tackle 7 186 Los Angeles Raiders
Ken Stills Defensive Back 8 209 Green Bay Packers
Bret Pearson Tight End 12 329 San Diego Chargers
James Melka Linebacker 12 330 Tampa Bay Buccaneers

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ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Wisconsin Badgers Index". sports-reference.com. Retrieved 2011-07-28.
  2. ^ https://www.pro-football-reference.com/draft/1985.htm