Five former FB standouts named to "Icons" watch list

The Big Ten Network tabbed eight Wisconsin icons to the preliminary Big Ten Icons Watch List at a reception Thursday night, hosted by the Big Ten Network in Indianapolis.

Representing Wisconsin on the prestigious list are five former football standouts in Alan Ameche, Ron Dayne, Elroy "Crazylegs" Hirsch, Pat Richter and Mike Webster. The men's hockey program boasts Chris Chelios and Mark Johnson while Suzy Favor Hamilton represents the women's track and field team.

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