Badgers players react to winning season opener over WKU, 34-3

Several Wisconsin Badgers football players reacted to winning their season opener over Western Kentucky, 34-3, on Friday night at Camp Randall Stadium.

-Offensive lineman Michael Deiter discussed the line play, paving the way for over 200 yards rushing and passing in the victory

-Defensive back Scott Nelson took accountability for a big play allowed by the Badgers defense, but overall helped the new-look secondary get some good work in

-Safety D'Cota Dixon, the elder statesman of the secondary, offered some insight as to how the defense adjusted throughout the contest

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All Audio: Mike Heller

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