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What is the most baseball players inducted into Cooperstown in a single year?
A. Five in 1936, the inaugural class. Babe Ruth, Ty Cobb,Honus Wagner, Christy Mathewson and Walter Johnson.were all inducted The four inducted this year ( Randy Johnson, John Smoltz, Pedro Martinez, and Craig Biggio) tie for the second largest class ever (tied with 1947 and 1955 classes).
Besides the Rose Bowl, what bowl have the Badgers played in the most?
A. the Outback bowl, with 4 appearances. the Badgers win yesterday was their first win at the bowl, they had lost their previous 3 appearances (1998 vs Georgia (33-6), 2005 vs Georgia(24-21), and 2008 vs Tennessee(21-17)).
Who is the Tallest player in Packers history?
A Brenan Curtin, a 6'9 OT fron Notre Dame who played for the Pack durinmg the 2003-04 season.
Before tonight when was the last time a team beat a 1 seed by just 1 point in a Elite 8 game?
Answer; 1990 when 3 seed Duke beat 1 Uconn 79-78. The badgers are just the third team to pull it off, 6 seed NC State beat 1 seed Virginia 63-62 in 1983 en route to winning the national title.
Including Sunday, how many times has Aaron Rodgers thrown for 400 yards in a game?
Answer: Three. Rodgers had 404 passing yards against the Giants in week 15 in 2010, 408 against Denver in week 4 in 2011, and 480 against the Redskins on Sunday.