The Minutemen (2-6) earned an emotional 30-27 double-overtime win over Appalachian State, the favorite to win the Sun Belt Conference. Despite winning their second straight game, there was very little jubilation after the game.
Authentic Mens Tom Wilson Jersey The Minutemen had more important things on their minds, like the health of starting quarterback Andrew Ford.
With just over five minutes left in the second quarter, Brooks Reed Authentic Jersey Ford threw an interception and while trying to make the tackle, he was blindsided by Appalachian State lineman Myquot Stout, who drew a personal foul penalty. Ford was immobilized for several minutes, face down while teammates and trainers gathered around him.
The Badgers (8-0, 5-0 Big Ten) will play at Indiana (3-5, 0-5) at noon ET on Saturday. It’s the first time the teams have met since 2013.
Freshman Jonathan Taylor leads the Badgers’ powerful rushing attack with 1,185 yards on 161 carries, 7.4 yards per carry, with 11 touchdowns. Three times he has rushed for more than 200 yards this season with a high of 249 against Nebraska.
In contrast, Indiana’s leading rusher, freshman Morgan Ellison, has 473 yards on 100 carries in seven games. Ellison missed the game against Maryland because of an injury last week and his status in question.
Despite the teams trending in opposite directions, McDermott still thinks the Jets are a threat.
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Don’t let the record fool you, McDermott said of New York. This is a good football team.
But, for the Bills, the game is a chance to prove they belong with the conference’s elite teams.
Said Taylor: Everyone’s going to be tuning into ‘Thursday Night Football,’ (and we want) to show this team is real.