1. Wisconsin making the Rose Bowl fits the Big Ten’s 2012 narrative: The first five-loss team ever to play in the Rose Bowl? It figures that team comes from the Big Ten after a season like this. Although Wisconsin proved itself to be the far superior team Saturday night at Lucas Oil Stadium, the Badgers will continue to get knocked for losing five games, finishing third in the Leaders Division and representing a league that has become the nation’s pinata in its signature game.
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