1971 Wisconsin Badgers football team

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1971 Wisconsin Badgers football
Conference Big Ten Conference
1971 record 4–6–1 (3–5 Big Ten)
Head coach John Jardine (2nd year)
Home stadium Camp Randall Stadium
Seasons
« 1970 1972 »
1971 Big Ten football standings
Conf     Overall
Team W   L   T     W   L   T
#6/4 Michigan 8 0 0     11 1 0
Northwestern 6 3 0     7 4 0
Ohio State 5 3 0     6 4 0
Michigan State 5 3 0     6 5 0
Illinois 5 3 0     5 6 0
Wisconsin 3 5 0     4 6 1
Minnesota 3 5 0     4 7 0
Purdue 3 5 0     3 7 0
Indiana 2 6 0     3 8 0
Iowa 1 8 0     1 10 0
† – Conference champion
Rankings from AP Poll / Coaches' Poll

The 1971 Wisconsin Badgers football team represented the University of Wisconsin–Madison in the 1971 college football season.

Schedule[edit]

Date Opponent# Rank# Site Result Attendance
September 11 Northern Illinois* Camp Randall StadiumMadison, WI W 31–0   45,437
September 18 at #15 Syracuse* Archbold StadiumSyracuse, NY T 20–20   31,206
September 25 #18 LSU* Camp Randall Stadium • Madison, WI L 28–38   78,535
October 2 at Northwestern Dyche StadiumEvanston, IL L 11–24   40,473
October 9 Indiana Camp Randall Stadium • Madison, WI W 35–29   66,156
October 16 Michigan State Camp Randall Stadium • Madison, WI W 31–28   74,847
October 23 at #12 Ohio State Ohio StadiumColumbus, OH L 6–31   86,559
October 30 at Iowa Iowa StadiumIowa City, IA L 16–20   43,155
November 6 Purduedagger Camp Randall Stadium • Madison, WI W 14–10   78,451
November 13 Illinois Camp Randall Stadium • Madison, WI L 27–35   65,459
November 20 at Minnesota Memorial StadiumMinneapolis, MN (Paul Bunyan's Axe) L 21–33   34,738
*Non-conference game. daggerHomecoming. #Rankings from AP Poll.

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Team players in the 1972 NFL Draft[edit]

Player Position Round Pick NFL Club
Lance Moon Running Back 7 171 Atlanta Falcons
Greg Johnson Defensive Back 9 233 Miami Dolphins
Elbert Walker Tackle 11 283 Kansas City Chiefs
Larry Mialik Tight End 12 302 Atlanta Falcons
Alan Thompson Running Back 14 363 Dallas Cowboys
Neil Graff Quarterback 16 414 Minnesota Vikings
Al Hannah Wide Receiver 16 415 Miami Dolphins

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