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Your daily blog of news related to the Badgers throughout The Insiders' sports nation (Aug. 13 edition) <br><br> In this edition – videos of Wisconsin prospects Ryan Bain and Greg Orton and extensive camp reports from Iowa, Michigan, Ohio State and Arizona

Jamie Newberg's regular releases of highlight videos touched upon two Badger targets early Thursday morning. Newberg released a premium video of linebacker Ryan Bain, who favors the Badgers, and a free video of receiver Greg Orton, who holds Wisconsin in his top seven.

Newberg also has a free video of David Moosman, released yesterday. Moosman reportedly is focused on Michigan and Wisconsin.

In this Hot News, running back prospect A.J. Jimmerson says he is wide up but that Nebraska and Missouri stand out at the moment. Jimmerson's interest in Wisconsin is waning.

Chris Pool offered a premium scouting report of offensive lineman Ryan Ruckdashel, and says, among much else, that he "simply overpowers defensive lineman at the high school level." Ruckdashel has stated that Wisconsin is among his favorites, though three other Big Ten schools look to be leading the pack.

Pool also published a premium scouting report of running back Antoine Brown, which ran on the BagerNation.com main page yesterday.

Mikell Simpson, a running back target for Wisconsin, is taking an official visit to UCLA, according to this premium report. No word on additional official visits or favorites, however.

NFL Badgers

In a premium story on the New York Giants running game, GiantsInsider.com states that Ron Dayne, "will definitely receive a legitimate opportunity to run the ball…."

BearReport.com mentions Mark Anelli and Ahmad Merritt in scoring summary and Final look from the Bears' preseason game with St. Louis.

There is also a premium analysis of Merritt's chances of making the Bears 53-man roster.

LionsFans.com has a Hot News on Alex Lewis' injury.

Looking ahead to Arizona

CatTracks.net offers a free report from Arizona's media day, including notes on the Wildcats quarterbacks, their battle at will linebacker and a slight position change for Jonathan Turner, among other notes.

Speaking of positions, Cat Tracks report that Arizona backup quarterback Nic Costa received some work as a slot receiver, in this free dispatch from fall camp.

Around the Big Ten – camp reports

Bucknuts.com has a premium feature with news and comments from quarterbacks Justin Zwick and Troy Smith, who are vying for Ohio State's starting quarterback job.

Bucknuts.com offers a premium comments on Ohio State's offensive line situation and quotes and notes on the Buckeyes' defense.

Bucknuts also has a free quote book from Kyle Turano and Albert Dukes.

Bucknuts.com's main page also contains premium reports on defensive back Donte Whitner and receiver Devon Lyons and a free report on new receivers coach Darrell Hazell.

GoBlueWolverine.com's coverage of fall camp continues with a premium look at the linebackers, a free quote book from media day, and a premium photo gallery.

Illiniboard.com covers day three of Illinois' camp in this free report.

HawkeyeNation.com's reports from Iowa camp include a free feature on receiver James Townsend, who is a balancing football, school and fatherhood.

HawkeyeNation.com also has a premium Q &A with freshman Anton Narinsky and another with freshman Ettore Ewen.

Jon Miller offers a premium Q & A with Clinton Solomon, who is returning to Iowa this year.

Around the Big Ten – recruiting

LionNews.com has a premium report on athletic receiver Darrius Heyward-Bey, who has a slew of scholarship offers, including a couple from Big Ten schools.

Bucknuts.com's Duane Long offers a premium stock report of Ohio State recruiting targets.

Kyle Lamb writes that forward Wilson Chandler has high interest in Ohio State in this premium basketball recruiting story.

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