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2004 Wisconsin Badgers football team

The 2004 Wisconsin Badgers football team represented the University of Wisconsin–Madison during the 2004 NCAA Division I FBS football season. Led by Barry Alvarez, the Badgers completed the season with a 9–3 record, including a 6–2 mark in the Big Ten Conference, good for a third-place finish.

2004 Wisconsin Badgers football
Wisconsin Badgers logo.svg
Outback Bowl, L 21–24 vs. Georgia
ConferenceBig Ten Conference
Ranking
CoachesNo. 18
APNo. 17
2004 record9–3 (6–2 Big Ten)
Head coachBarry Alvarez (15th season)
Defensive coordinatorBret Bielema
Home stadiumCamp Randall Stadium
(Capacity: 81,318)
Seasons
← 2003
2005 →
2004 Big Ten football standings
Conf     Overall
Team   W   L         W   L  
No. 8 Iowa +   7 1         10 2  
No. 14 Michigan $+   7 1         9 3  
No. 17 Wisconsin   6 2         9 3  
Northwestern   5 3         6 6  
No. 20 Ohio State   4 4         8 4  
Purdue   4 4         7 5  
Michigan State   4 4         5 7  
Minnesota   3 5         7 5  
Penn State   2 6         4 7  
Illinois   1 7         3 8  
Indiana   1 7         3 8  
  • $ – BCS representative as conference champion
  • + – Conference co-champions
Rankings from AP Poll

Contents

ScheduleEdit

DateTimeOpponentRankSiteTVResultAttendance
September 411:00 a.m.UCF*No. 21ESPNW 34–682,116[1]
September 1111:00 a.m.UNLV*No. 21
  • Camp Randall Stadium
  • Madison, WI
ESPNW 18–382,071[1]
September 183:00 p.m.at Arizona*No. 20FSNW 9–750,275[1]
September 255:00 p.m.Penn StateNo. 20
  • Camp Randall Stadium
  • Madison, WI
ESPNW 16–382,179[1]
October 21:00 p.m.IllinoisNo. 20
  • Camp Randall Stadium
  • Madison, WI
W 24–782,306[1]
October 92:30 p.m.at No. 18 Ohio StateNo. 15ABCW 24–13105,090[1]
October 164:30 p.m.at No. 5 PurdueNo. 10ESPN2W 20–1765,196[1]
October 2311:00 a.m.NorthwesternNo. 6
  • Camp Randall Stadium
  • Madison, WI
ESPNW 24–1282,468[1]
November 62:30 p.m.Minnesota No. 5
ABCW 38–1483,069[1]
November 132:30 p.m.at Michigan StateNo. 4ABCL 14–4976,697[1]
November 203:30 p.m.at No. 17 IowaNo. 9ESPNL 7–3070,397[1]
January 1, 200510:00 a.m.vs. No. 8 Georgia*No. 16ESPNL 21–2462,414[1]
  • *Non-conference game
  •  Homecoming
  • Rankings from AP Poll released prior to the game
  • All times are in Central time

RosterEdit

2004 Wisconsin Badgers football team roster
Players Coaches
Offense
Pos. # Name Class
G 67 Dan Buenning Sr
RB 2 Brian Calhoun Jr
TE 11 Owen Daniels Jr
RB 28 Anthony Davis Sr
QB 7 John Stocco So
T 72 Joe Thomas So
Defense
Pos. # Name Class
DT 77 Anttaj Hawthorne Sr
DE 90 Erasmus James Sr
DT 74 Jason Jefferson Sr
S 18 Jim Leonhard Sr
CB 2 Scott Starks Sr
DE 92 Jonathan Welsh Sr
Special teams
Pos. # Name Class
Head coach
Coordinators/assistant coaches

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

Regular startersEdit

Players selected in the 2005 NFL DraftEdit

Player Position Round Overall Selection NFL Team
Erasmus James Defensive End 1 18 Minnesota Vikings
Scott Starks Cornerback 3 87 Jacksonville Jaguars
Dan Buenning Guard 4 107 Tampa Bay Buccaneers
Jonathan Welsh Defensive End 5 148 Indianapolis Colts
Anttaj Hawthorne Defensive Tackle 6 175 Oakland Raiders
Jason Jefferson Defensive Tackle 6 193 New Orleans Saints
Anthony Davis Running Back 7 243 Indianapolis Colts

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ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ a b c d e f g h i j k l "Game-by-Game Statistics". University of Wisconsin-Madison Department of Athletics. Archived from the original on 2012-05-12. Retrieved September 17, 2011.
  2. ^ "Archived copy". Archived from the original on 2009-10-07. Retrieved 2009-10-07.CS1 maint: Archived copy as title (link)