Data Scout Notes: **2013: DPOYC/LBOYC/LottFinalist/1stC-1of2-Unanimous/1stM...PLombardi/PButkus/PNagurski/PBednarik/PLott/#9Feldman2013FreakList/TSXPMVP/DS#3PSTeamProspect-DBrugler/TSX-PTW...2012: 1stC/HMM...PLombardi/PButkus/PNagurski/PBednarik/PLott...2011: 1stC/1stM...2010: PButkus...2010: NA/#9ILB/(+) Shoulder, out for 2010/PButkus/PBednarik/PNagurski/PLombardi/PM1st…09: ROYC/ROYM/HMC/HMM
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Draft Scout Chris Borland News
01/20/14 - 2014 NFL DRAFT: SENIOR BOWL WEIGH-IN LOSERS: Chris Borland, ILB, Wisconsin: Borland has been compared to former Miami Dolphins stud linebacker Zach Thomas for much of his career and his instincts and open-field tackling ability warrant the mention. He looked smaller on stage than his official height (5-11 3/8 inches) and weight (245), however, and tied with former teammate, running back James White, with the shortest arms of any player measured Monday (28 5/8 inches). - Rob Rang, NFLDraftScout.com
01/01/14 - PLAYERS TO WATCH: LB Chris Borland should get plenty of chances to make a difference. As the leader and heart and soul of the defense, Borland wraps up a stellar career against South Carolina. Borland has dealt with hamstring issues this season, but enters the bowl game with a clean bill of health. Borland was recently named the Big Ten Conference's Linebacker of the Year, then learned he was also named the Big Ten's Defensive Player of the Year after finishing with 102 tackles and 8.5 tackles for a loss. - The Sports Xchange
12/05/13 - 2013 ALL-BIG TEN FIRST TEAM (MEDIA): Chris Borland, Wisconsin, Linebacker...For his career, Borland ranks sixth all-time at Wisconsin -- and second among active FBS players – with 410 total tackles. His 50.0 career tackles for loss rank 10th among active players and fourth in UW history. - Wisconsin football
12/05/13 - 2013 ALL-BIG TEN FIRST TEAM (COACHES): Chris Borland (UNANIMOUS), Wisconsin, Linebacker...Borland, finished the regular season in a tie for fifth in the Big Ten, averaging 9.27 tackles per game. His 102 total stops were the fifth-most of any Big Ten player despite the fact that he missed an entire game -- and the majority of another -- due to injury. Borland was one of just two unanimous first-team selections by the coaches, along with Michigan State’s Darqueze Dennard at defensive back. - Wisconsin football
12/04/13 - 2013 LOTT IMPACT TROPHY FINALIST: Chris Borland, LB, Wisconsin...Senior linebacker Chris Borland is the unquestioned leader of the Badgers' defense. His 92 tackles and 8.0 tackles for loss pace a defense that has been suffocating opposing teams all season. Off the field, Borland also sets the pace for the entire Wisconsin athletic department, leading all student-athletes by volunteering more than 125 community service hours since May.
Borland spearheads a Wisconsin defense that has not allowed a touchdown in six of its 11 games and ranks fifth in the country, allowing just 13.4 points per game. In addition to his tackles and TFL numbers, the Ohio native also has 4.0 quarterback sacks, two fumble recoveries and a forced fumble. For his career, Borland is one of just six players in Wisconsin history with 400 tackles. He ranks second among active FBS players with 400 career tackles and fifth with 49.5 tackles for loss. - Wisconsin football