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Wisconsin Football: Former Badger Week 1 NFL performances

Sep 12, 2021; Indianapolis, Indiana, USA; Seattle Seahawks quarterback Russell Wilson (3) looks to pass the ball in the second half against the Indianapolis Colts at Lucas Oil Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Trevor Ruszkowski-USA TODAY Sports

Week 1 of the NFL took place this weekend and there were plenty of former Wisconsin football players in action.

Here are some notable performances from some former Badgers in Week 1.


QB Russell Wilson – 18/23 for 253 yards and 4 TD; 5 rushes for 9 yards

Wilson enjoyed a nice day in Indianapolis, throwing for three first-half touchdowns and leading the Seahawks to a 28-16 victory over the Colts.