Seven ex-Big Ten players win Super Bowl XLVIII rings

Seven ex-Big Ten players win Super Bowl XLVIII rings

Robert Deutsch-USA TODAY Sports

Robert Deutsch-USA TODAY Sports

Seven former Big Ten stars are world champions after the Seattle Seahawks dismantled the Denver Broncos, 43-8, in Super Bowl XLVIII on Sunday night. Ex-Wisconsin quarterback Russell Wilson accounted for 232 yards and two touchdowns and Purdue product Cliff Avril had three tackles and two passes defended. See how all the Big Ten products performed in this post.

SEATTLE 43, DENVER 8

Seattle
DE Cliff Avril, Purdue – 3 tackles, 1 TFL, 2 PD
TE Kellen Davis, Michigan State – NA
DT Jordan Hill, Penn State – NA
S Chris Maragos, Wisconsin – 1 tackle
FB Michael Robinson, Penn State – 1 rec., 7 yards
LB O’Brien Schofield, Wisconsin – 1 TFL
QB Russell Wilson, Wisconsin – 18-25, 206 yards, 2 TD; 3 car., 26 yards

[ MORE: Russell Wilson becomes 5th B1G QB to win Super Bowl ]

DenverĀ 
RB Montee Ball, Wisconsin – 6 car., 1 yard; 2 rec., 2 yards
CB Marquice Cole – Northwestern – NA
WR Eric Decker, Minnesota – 1 rec., 6 yards
DE Shaun Phillips, Purdue – 4 tackles

Did you see this great picture of former Wisconsin stars after the game?

Or this shot?

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