Monday Wisconsin Sports UPDATE

Here is the latest Wisconsin sports from The AP

GREEN BAY, Wis. (AP) -- The Packers are no longer undefeated. They coughed up four turnovers yesterday, blowing a second-half lead and handing a 27-20 victory to the Chicago Bears at Lambeau Field. The Packers fall to 4-1, while the Bears improve to 2-3.

GREEN BAY, Wis. (AP) -- Turnovers proved costly for the Packers yesterday, as three of their five turnovers in a 27-20 loss to Chicago came on fumbles. Rookie receiver James Jones lost two fumbles in back-to-back Packers possessions in the first half. Punt returner Charles Woodson also lost a fumble in the third quarter.

GREEN BAY, Wis. (AP) -- Wearing a pink Number Four jersey, Deanna Favre attended yesterday's pregame coin toss as an honorary captain for the Packers against the Bears. The wife of Brett Favre is a breast-cancer survivor. The NFL designated the weekend its breast-cancer awareness weekend.

MADISON, Wis. (AP) -- Wisconsin's loss to Illinois this weekend caused the Badgers to tumble 14 spots in The Associated Press rankings. After losing 31-26 on Saturday, Wisconsin dropped from Number 5 to Number 19, one spot behind Illinois. Wisconsin is 5-1 overall, 2-1 in the Big Ten.

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