Wisconsin football is sending photoshopped WWE championship belts with scholarship offers

Thursday August 7th, 2014

The Wisconsin Badgers football program is sending out photos of WWE-style championship belts photoshopped with the school logo and players names along with its scholarship offers.

Texas high school linebacker Chris Orr showed off his offer, along with the heavyweight championship strap, on Twitter.

Also on Extra Mustard: A former NFL QB will be appearing on "The Biggest Loser"

The world of college football recruiting is famously competitive, so anything a team can do to stand out helps, although this is probably a little less memorable than a hand-drawn portrait of a recruit by the team's coach.

[College Spun]

-Brendan Maloy

SI Apps
We've Got Apps Too
Get expert analysis, unrivaled access, and the award-winning storytelling only SI can provide—from Peter King, Tom Verducci, Lee Jenkins, Andy Staples, Grant Wahl, and more—delivered straight to you, along with up-to-the-minute news and live scores.