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Joe Ferguson
Joe  Ferguson

RS Sophomore

Madison, Wis.

High School:

Height / Weight:
6-1 / 195



Honors and Awards
Academic All-Big Ten

2014 Season:
Earned first letter, playing in all 14 games with one start ... finished with 14 total tackles and 0.5 tackles for loss ... made first career start at safety vs. South Florida on Sept. 27 ... recorded a career-high four tackles, including 0.5 TFL, in season opener vs. LSU on Aug. 30 ... tallied two tackles at Iowa on Nov. 22 ... made two tackles vs. Nebraska on Nov. 15 ... made two tackles vs. Maryland on Oct. 25 ... recorded one tackle at Purdue on Nov. 8 ... defended a pass at Rutgers on Nov. 1 ... registered one tackle at Northwestern on Oct. 4. ... recorded one tackle vs. Bowling Green on Sept. 20

2013 Season:
Played in four games before being sidelined by injury ... granted medical redshirt ... tallied one tackle at Ohio State on Sept. 28 ... registered a QB hurry vs. Purdue on Sept. 21 ... saw action at Arizona State on Sept. 14 ... made his Badgers debut vs. Tennessee Tech on Sept. 7

High School: Threw for 1,454 yards and 13 touchdowns while rushing for 406 yards and 11 touchdowns as a senior ... first-team all-region, first-team all-conference quarterback, second-team all-conference defensive back, all-city quarterback, team captain ... named to the 2012 IMG All-Madden Team ... ranked as the second-best quarterback in Wisconsin by WisSports.net ... threw for 1,247 yards and nine touchdowns in an injury shortened junior season, while rushing for 415 yards and five more touchdowns ... won all-city quarterback as a sophomore ... high school coach was Mike Galindo

Personal: Parents are Dawn and Brad Ferguson ... father played football at Nebraska from 1985-89 ... grandson of UW Director of Athletics Barry Alvarez ... volunteered at Wisconsin high school state football games and as a Little League coach ... enjoys golf, video games, traveling and reading ... major is undeclared


Game-by-Game Tackles (Solo-Assist=Total)
2013 SEASON: at #4 Ohio State (1-0=1)

2014 SEASON:
vs. #13 LSU (0-4=4); Bowling Green (0-1=1); at Northwestern (0-1=1); Maryland (0-2=2); at Purdue (1-0=1); #11 Nebraska (2-0=2); at Iowa (1-1=2)

Career Game Highs
Tackles 4 vs. LSU, Aug. 30, 2014
Tackles for Loss 0.5 vs. LSU, Aug. 30, 2014
Sacks --
Interceptions --
Passes Defended --

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