MADISON Wis. (WLAX/WEUX) – Five weeks into the 2022 football season, the Badgers fired coach Paul Chryst. Chryst has been the head coach of Wisconsin’s football team for 7 seasons.

So far, this year, the badgers sit at 2 and 3 on the season. They have suffered back-to-back blowout losses to Ohio State and Illinois. Adding to the sting of the Illinois loss, former Badger head coach Bret Bielema is leading the Illini as they sit at the top of the Big 10 West.