When it was announced on December 4th that Bret Bielema would be leaving the University of Wisconsin to take the head coaching job at Arkansas there was a mixed reaction from the Badger football faithful. Among the many different reactions to the news was one main concern: Who will Barry Alvarez bring in that can continue the success the team has seen under Bielema in recent years. After winning the first two Big Ten Championship games ever to be played and earning three straight Rose Bowl berths, the Wisconsin football program is at an all-time high. While some fans believed that Bielema’s departure wasn’t as bad as it looked on paper, I believe all were concerned with the future of their beloved Badger program.Speculation ran wild for the two week period before...

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