The final pre-game press conference with TCU head coach Gary Patterson and Wisconsin head coach Bret Bielema took place today in Los Angeles. This is the first of two parts featuring select quotes from Gary Patterson. Questions were posed by a variety of sportswriters in attendance.

On his impressions of Wisconsin’s heralded offensive line:

“They’re big. They’ve scored a lot of points and they’re very physical. But since we started ten years ago or 13 years ago at TCU, everyone’s been bigger and faster. So, we’ve been doing this a long time. We’re 15-3 against BCS opponents. I think we’re the last team to beat Oklahoma in Norman. So this won’t be our first rodeo. More >