Notes: Winner of the 2010 Outland Trophy, recognizing the top interior lineman, the second player from Wisconsin to receive the award...The Big Ten Offensive Lineman of the Year, was also the first unanimous consensus All-American for the Badgers since Joe Thomas...On the watch list of the Rotary Lombardi Award heading into final season in Wisconsin...Consensus First Team All-Big Ten selection as a senior after earning First Team All-Big Ten from the media and Second Team honors from the league's coaches in 2009...Helped pave the way for an offense in 2010 that averaged 41.5 ppg and had three players register at least 14 rushing touchdowns, the team as a whole generating a staggering 48 rushing scores overall while averaging 245.7 ypg on the ground...Started all13 games for the program at left tackle as a senior...Matched up against top-tier talent in the Big Ten and typically dominated as he demonstrated good footwork and lateral quickness, although the size of his frame might cause him to lose a step against quicker defenders from time to time...Has some technique issues that need to be ironed out at the next level, but has the physical tools and self-confidence to be a solid contributor for years to come.
Major business and economic reports scheduled for today:
WASHINGTON (AP) -- Investors will have their eye on the government's latest estimate of U.S. economic growth when the Commerce Department releases its report on fourth quarter gross domestic product today.
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