Badgers ranked No. 12 in first AP college football pollWisconsin Sports
- The Wisconsin Badgers are ranked 12th in the Associated Press top-25 preseason football poll.
The Wisconsin Badgers are ranked 12th in the Associated Press top-25 preseason football poll.
Two Big Ten teams were ranked ahead of Bucky. Ohio State is projected second, behind defending national champion Alabama. The Iowa Hawkeyes were voted number nine. Boise State was put in the third position for the first time in school history.
The top 10 teams: 1-Alabama, 2-Ohio State, 3-Boise State, 4-Florida, 5-Texas, 6-TCU, 7-Oklahoma, 8-Nebraska, 9-Iowa, 10-Virginia Tech.