Badgers coach Paul Chryst trusts his players can maintain balance between enjoying the activities before the game, including a visit to Disneyland on Thursday and the annual Beef Bowl dinner at Lawry’s The Prime Rib, and preparing for ”The Granddaddy of Them All.”
Oregon and Wisconsin are taking contrasting
approaches to everything that comes before the Rose Bowl.
Ducks coach Mario Cristobal is treating this week as a business
trip, making sure players got a workout in after arriving in Los
Angeles on Christmas Day.
Despite the divergent approaches, both No. 7 Oregon and No. 11
Wisconsin expect to be at their best when they meet on New Year’s
Day. Wisconsin (10-3) will be playing in the Rose Bowl for the fourth
time in 10 years, and Baun said it remains the program’s measuring
stick for success.