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NFL Rumors – Miami Dolphins, Houston Texas & San Diego Chargers Fixing the Running Game

Posted on 16 Feb, 2016, by in NFL

Three teams that have some serious concerns about their running game heading into the offseason are the Houston Texans, Miami Dolphins and San Diego Chargers. Whether it’s holding on to Arian Foster, paying big for Lamar Miller and simply trying to find a way to improve with a new offensive coordinator, it’s going to call for some big decisions. More

NFL Rumors – San Diego Chargers Need to Lay Off Philip Rivers; Start Using Melvin Gordon More

Posted on 11 Nov, 2015, by in NFL

The San Diego Chargers aren’t having a very good season; it’s a disaster so far. Injuries have plagued the team, maybe more than anyone else in the league. But there are still things to do in order to improve. Like making this less about Philip Rivers doing everything and starting to make more use of rookie running back Melvin Gordon. More

Heisman Trophy – Marcus Mariota Will Beat Amari Cooper & Melvin Gordon for the Award

Posted on 9 Dec, 2014, by in NFL

It takes something very special for a Heisman winner to be something other than a quarterback. Marcus Mariota was great enough this season for Oregon to win the award, which is what’s going to happen when the winner is announced, leaving the other two finalists, Amari Cooper of Alabama and Melvin Gordon from Wisconsin, slightly disappointed. More

Wisconsin Badgers – Melvin Gordon Loves to Run Against Nebraska

Posted on 16 Nov, 2014, by in NFL

There’s something about playing Nebraska that makes Melvin Gordon look superhuman and Wisconsin unstoppable on the ground. The Badgers’ running back set a new FBS record for rushing yards in a single game with 408, leading his team to their biggest win of the season, walking all over the Cornhuskers, something of a tradition by now, 59-24. More

LSU Over Wisconsin – Nothing Changes in Nonconference SEC Dominance

Posted on 31 Aug, 2014, by in NFL

In Anthony Jennings, LSU at least have someone competent at the quarterback position, which helped them overcome a 17-point deficit to come away with a 28-24 win over Wisconsin, who might have the best running game in the nation thanks to Melvin Gordon and the offensive line, but also have to deal with the deficiencies of Tanner McEvoy. More

Wisconsin Badgers – Montee Ball Makes the Most of Opportunity

Posted on 2 Dec, 2012, by in NFL

They weren’t even supposed to be playing for the Big Ten title, reaching the conference final only because two other schools are on probation. It didn’t matter to the Wisconsin Badgers, with a third consecutive Rose Bowl game on the line, and Montee Ball, along with Melvin Gordon, delivering the performance of a lifetime. More