The football team that plays in Wisconsin is known as The Wisconsin Badgers. Wisconsin does not have a football team in the National Football League.
Yes Bucky the badger.
They are called after the badgers because Wisconsin is a mining state and in hthe XIX century miners were compared to badgers as in winter they had to live in dens because of the cold weather.
One can purchase a football with a picture of a badger on it by going to the University of Wisconsin. They're football team is the University of Wisconsin Badgers.
According to the College Football Data Warehouse, the University of Wisconsin Badgers football team has not yet won a national championship.
As of the 2008 season, Wisconsin's all time record is 597-456-53.