Super Bowl 2014: Russell Wilson reps Wisconsin

Brad Penner-USA TODAY Sports

At least we got to see Russell Wilson on football's biggest stage. And didn't Chris Maragos always seem to be around the ball?

Well, Super Bowl XLVIII was a dud. And I didn't even mind Bruno Mars.

The output from Wisconsin's quartet of participants almost solely came from Seattle Seahawks quarterback Russell Wilson, who completed 18 of 25 passes for 206 yards and two touchdowns in a 43-8 beatdown of the Denver Broncos. Wilson even out-rushed Denver running back Montee Ball -- perhaps that's not so surprising --with three rushes for 26 yards, compared to Ball's six carries for one yard and two receptions for two yards.

Linebacker O'Brien Schofield even tackled Ball at one point, and it felt like Chris Maragos' jersey flashed pretty frequently in front of the screen. Perhaps that's an underwhelming performance from the Badgers, though the real reason for that has to be Seattle's remarkable defensive performance in forcing four turnovers, holding Denver to 4.8 yards per play and forcing four turnovers.

Also credit Seahawks offensive coordinator Darrell Bevell for making Seattle's offense look awesome. And for being a UW guy.

Badgers in Super Bowl XLVIII

Naturally, some Internetsman or woman also put this together, to which I say, "Please do not go to the KK:"

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