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Danny Davis, Jazz Peavy, George Rushing among Wisconsin players questionable for Maryland

The Badgers released their preliminary Week 8 injury report on Monday.

Purdue v Wisconsin Photo by Dylan Buell/Getty Images

MADISON — The No. 5 Wisconsin Badgers released their preliminary Week 8 injury report on Monday as they begin preparation for the Maryland Terrapins.

Seven players are listed as questionable, headlined by wide receivers Danny Davis (left leg), Jazz Peavy (right leg), and George Rushing (left leg). Running backs Taiwan Deal (right leg) and Chris James (left leg), defensive end Isaiahh Loudermilk (left leg), and kicker P.J. Rosowski (right leg) are also questionable.

Davis and Loudermilk both were injured during Saturday’s 17–9 win at home against Purdue. Loudermilk, the 6’7, 306-pound redshirt freshman, left the game and was questionable to return.

Both Deal and Rushing have not played during Wisconsin’s 6–0 start this season.

Out for Saturday’s game are tight end Luke Benzschawel (right leg), safety Patrick Johnson (right arm), and defensive end Chikwe Obasih (left leg).

On Wisconsin’s depth chart, redshirt freshman Eric Burrell replaced Johnson as the No. 2 free safety.

Here’s the full injury report:


  • Wide receiver Danny Davis (left leg)
  • Running back Taiwan Deal (right leg)
  • Running back Chris James (left leg)
  • Defensive end Isaiahh Loudermilk (left leg)
  • Wide receiver Jazz Peavy (right leg)
  • Kicker P.J. Rosowski (right leg)
  • Wide receiver George Rushing (left leg)


  • Tight end Luke Benzschawel (right leg)
  • Safety Patrick Johnson (right arm)
  • Defensive end Chikwe Obasih (left leg)

Out for season

  • Outside linebacker Zack Baun (left foot)
  • Running back Sam Brodner (left knee)
  • Inside linebacker Jack Cichy (right knee)
  • Inside linebacker Mason Stokke (right leg)