Wisconsin practiced at Barry University in Miami Shores on Tuesday, just a few days away from the New Year’s Six Bowl game against its ACC opponent.
For those on Instagram, be sure to check out the team’s page for more pictures and videos, including stories with the likes of running backs Jonathan Taylor and Chris James.
The team also revealed the potential “swag” players could receive from being a part of the game. Check out the video below:
SWAG! Stuff we all get— Wisconsin Football (@BadgerFootball) December 26, 2017
Gift suite time. Some serious decisions being made. pic.twitter.com/mh1f1Jr7dv
On Tuesday, the team also participated in a Big Brothers, Big Sisters event at a Dave & Buster’s.
The Milwaukee Journal Sentinel’s Jeff Potrykus wrote a great article that was published on Christmas Eve about Florida natives Derrick Tindal and D’Cota Dixon returning to their home state to play in the Orange Bowl.
One aspect of that story included Dixon attempting to reconnect with his birth mother, whom Potrykus noted he had not “seen for at least a decade.”
Well, it appears that has now changed.
Dixon delivered an update via his Instagram page yesterday:
For more context on Dixon’s story, check out Potrykus’s piece on the safety from last year.