Melvin Gordon III is an American football running back who is a free agent. In the National Football League, he most recently played for the Denver Broncos. San Diego Chargers selected him in the first round of the 2015 NFL Draft after watching him play college football at Wisconsin.
Melvin Gordon Biography
Melvin Gordon was born October 15, 1994 in Kenosha, Wisconsin. He played running back for the University of Wisconsin Badgers from 2012 to 2014. In 2014, he ran for 2,587 yards and scored 29 touchdowns, setting an NCAA single-season record for most rushing yards in a season. He also won the Heisman Trophy, awarded to the best player in college football.
Gordon was drafted by the San Diego Chargers in the first round of the 2015 NFL Draft. In his rookie season, he ran for 641 yards and scored zero touchdowns. In 2016, he ran for 997 yards and scored 10 touchdowns. Gordon has been selected to two Pro Bowls, in 2016 and 2017.
Melvin Gordon Age
29 years April 13, 1993. Born: (1993-04-13) April 13, 1993 (age 29) Kenosha, Wisconsin
Melvin Gordon Networth
The Broncos running back’s anticipated net worth as of 2022 is $10 million, according to Wealthy Gorilla. The running back signed a one-year extension worth $10.6 million with the San Diego/Los Angeles Chargers after finishing his four-season rookie contract. The running back has signed a two-year, $16 million contract with the Denver Broncos, according to Spotrac.
Melvin Gordon Height Weight
If you are looking for Melvin Gordon Height Weight then you are right place. Height 6′ 1″, Weight 207 lbs
Melvin Gordon Injury
Here is brief details about all injuries of Melvin Gordon.
|Aug 13, 2015||NFL||Pedal Ankle Sprain/Pull Unspecified Grade 1||Gordon sat out Week 2 of the preseason but was fine to handle 17 touches in his regular season debut.|
|Dec 20, 2015||NFL||Knee Tear||Gordon tore cartilage in his knee in Week 15 and was placed on IR.|
|Dec 11, 2016||NFL||Knee PCL Sprain Grade 2||Gordon went down early in Week 14 and missed the final 3 games.|
|Dec 11, 2016||NFL||Inguinal Hip Sprain||Gordon went down early in Week 14 and missed the final 3 games.|
|Oct 14, 2018||NFL||Thigh Hamstring Sprain/Pull Unspecified Grade 1||Gordon missed Week 7 with an unspecified hamstring injury. He returned after the Week 8 bye.|
|Nov 25, 2018||NFL||Knee MCL Sprain Grade 2||Gordon sprained his right MCL in Week 12 and missed the following 3 games.|
|Aug 20, 2020||NFL||Chest Rib Bruise||Gordon tweaked his ribs during the training camp’s practice session. He was available for the season opener.|
|Dec 13, 2020||NFL||Shoulder||Gordon injured his shoulder during the win against Carolina. He was active for the next game|
|Aug 14, 2021||NFL||Inguinal Groin Pull Grade 1||Gordon missed the first preseason game for the Broncos due to a minor groin injury.|
|Sep 29, 2021||NFL||Chest Rib Sprain/Pull Unspecified||Gordon was limited at practice due to a rib injury. He did not miss the Week 4 game.|
|Sep 30, 2021||NFL||Leg Shin Bruise||Gordon headed into Week 4 and 5 actions listed as questionable with a lower leg issue. He suited for both games.|
|Oct 13, 2021||NFL||Inguinal Hip Strain||Gordon was bothered by a hip injury ahead of the Week 6 divisional showdown vs. the Raiders.|
|Aug 9, 2022||NFL||Pedal Foot Bruise||Gordon missed less than a week of training camp.|
Melvin Gordon college
Gordon attended the University of Wisconsin-Madison
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Gordon began his NFL career with a bang, rushing for over 1,000 yards and 10 touchdowns as a rookie. He followed that up with 997 yards and 10 touchdowns in 2016. However, Gordon struggled in 2017, rushing for just 885 yards and six touchdowns. He rebounded in a big way in 2018, rushing for 1,105 yards and eight touchdowns.
Gordon is a very good running back, but he has had some struggles with injuries throughout his career. He missed four games in 2017 due to a knee injury. He also missed two games in 2018 due to a hamstring injury. If he can stay healthy, he has the potential to be a top-10 running back in the NFL.
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25 – Los Angeles Chargers / Running back
25 – Wisconsin Badgers football / Running back
melvin gordon salary
Melvin Gordon salary is $2,150,000, including a $100,000 signing bonus.
Melvin Gordon currently plays position RB for Denver Broncos in the National Football League, the senior football league in the United States.
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|Nov 20, 2022||8||31||3.9||10||0||6|
|Nov 13, 2022||7||24||3.4||11||0||6|
|Oct 30, 2022||9||29||3.2||9||1||10|
|Oct 23, 2022||11||33||3.0||7||0||4|
|Oct 17, 2022||3||8||2.7||4||0||—|
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