The Jump Around

The Jump Around

TJ Hogan and Jim Rutledge preview everything Wisconsin Sports and more!


11.30.20 The Jump Around

November 30, 2020 3 p.m.

Which rivalry is more one-sided: Bears-Packers or Badgers-Gophers? Plus Jim's take, as the resident ESPN Madison Bears fan, of the Packers big win on Sunday Night Football. Also, a look around the rest of the NFL.

11.24.20 The Jump Around

November 24, 2020 3 p.m.

Jim can't believe college basketball starts tomorrow night, which begs this question: Why do YOU watch college basketball? And are the Badgers really going to be one of the best teams in the country this year?

11.23.20 The Jump Around

November 23, 2020 3 p.m.

Jim Rutledge shares his takeaways from the Packers 34-31 OT loss to the Colts. Where do you now rank the Packers among the NFC playoff contenders? Plus a look around the entire NFL, and some thoughts on Wisconsin's loss to Northwestern.

11.20.20 The Jump Around

November 20, 2020 3 p.m.

Jim has been cast to make a special appearance to deliver one line in Children Theater of Madison's virtual version of A Christmas Carol. He gets in PLENTY of practice. Also, previewing the Badgers and Packers weekend, including Just The Cheesehead with David from Just The Cheese.

11.19.20 The Jump Around

November 19, 2020 4 p.m.

Jim asks which former Utah State Aggie will have had the bigger impact on Wisconsin sports: Gary Andersen, Jordan Love, or Sam Merrill? Where do the Bucks go after the Bogdan Bogdanovic trade fell through? Also a lighting round of "Is It Interesting?" with Jesse Nelson.

11.17.20 The Jump Around

November 17, 2020 3 p.m.

Will the Bucks win a championship in the next 2 years thanks to the additions they made in trades last night? Jim answers that, along with sharing what he's most excited about with the Bucks moves. Also, how long is the ideal nap? And Jim's concerned about the Bears.

11.16.20 The Jump Around

November 16, 2020 3 p.m.

Jim opens Victory Monday asking if this year is the most excited you've ever been for the Badgers football program. Examining Wisconsin's 49-11 win over Michigan. Plus, a look around the rest of the NFL, and a few quick thoughts on the Packers lackluster win over the Jaguars and the Bucks offseason.

11.12.20 The Jump Around

November 12, 2020 3 p.m.

Jim explains why he's finally starting to warm up to Aaron Rodgers. Is golf the "elevator music" of sports? Plus a game of Is It Interesting?

11.10.20 The Jump Around

November 10, 2020 3 p.m.

How often do you wear cologne? Is it a compliment for someone to say you handle death well? Plus measuring excitement for the Badgers game Saturday night against Michigan. And for the second straight day, Jim makes an important show declaration.

11.9.20 The Jump Around

November 9, 2020 3 p.m.

The race is over! Jim calls the NFC North race in favor of the Packers. Plus, laughing at Bears quarterbacks of the past and present, and a look around the rest of the NFL from a busy Sunday with favorable results for the green and gold.