This season, 35 of Hintze’s 44 kickoffs have been touchbacks, which ranks third in the Football Bowl Subdivision.
UW last defeated the Buckeyes in 2010.
His impact is more than just his 19 catches and 291 receiving yards — both team highs. Having Cephus, a true No. 1 receiver and down-the-field threat, changes how defenses defend UW.
Despite the Spartans keeping Jonathan Taylor in check, No. 8 Wisconsin maintained control throughout and came away with a 38-0 victory at Camp Randall Stadium. That’s UW’s fourth shutout of the season, the most it’s had since 1930.
Jonathan Taylor, a Heisman Trophy contender, scored two touchdowns from the 1-yard line in the Badgers' 38-0 win over the Spartans. Both of those punch-ins were set up by clutch catches tight end Jake Ferguson made to extend drives for UW's offense.
The redshirt freshman from Eau Claire Memorial, who has played offensive tackle and center, is making the most of his chances in UW's two-tight end sets.
New construction would add premium seating options to lower bowl.
State Journal beat reporters Jim Polzin and Colten Bartholomew get you ready for No. 8 Wisconsin's Homecoming matchup with Michigan State.