Wisconsin, despite replacing a bunch of starters, had high hopes coming into this season. The Badgers were hoping for progression from Graham Mertz

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Ohio State does has some concerns on the defensive side of the ball, but if the offense continues to excel, then the Buckeyes should be able to defeat the Badgers handily

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Mertz was the reason the Wisconsin offense sputtered toward the end of 2021. Mertz finished last season with a 65 PFF passing grade

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Allen is an absolute star who played eight games in 2021with Five running backs in yards after contact per attempt, had 28 runs over 10 yards and averaged 7.0 yards per carry

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Though only three starters have returned on the defensive side of the ball, Wisconsin looks as dominant as ever

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Badgers are allowing just 4.2 yards per play and rank seventh in EPA. Wisconsin has allowed its opponents to cross the 40-yard line just five times

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Through three games, the Badgers have allowed just 2.9 yards per carry and rank first in rushing explosiveness allowed

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C.J. Stroud is one of the favorites to win the Heisman Trophy. He’s put up a whopping 10.0 yards per pass attempt, owns a 91.6 PFF passing grade and threw for 44 touchdowns

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