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Melvin Gordon III

Running Back

#28

Experience: 4 years

Height: 6-1

Age: 25

Weight: 215 lbs

College: Wisconsin

2017 SEASON

  • CAR
    284
  • YDS
    1105
  • AVG
    3.9
  • TDS
    8

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WK OPP RESULT ATT YDS AVG LNG TD REC YDS AVG LNG TD FUM LOST
17 Raiders W 30 - 10 17 93 5.5 17 0 6 31 5.2 14 0 1 0
16 @Jets W 14 - 7 19 81 4.3 19 1 3 47 15.7 39 0 0 0
15 @Chiefs L 13 - 30 19 78 4.1 15 1 6 91 15.2 49 0 0 0
14 Redskins W 30 - 13 22 78 3.5 10 1 1 5 5 5 0 0 0
13 Browns W 19 - 10 19 77 4.1 29 0 4 29 7.3 14 0 0 0
12 @Cowboys W 28 - 6 21 65 3.1 11 0 3 23 7.7 16 0 0 0
11 Bills W 54 - 24 20 80 4 20 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
10 @Jaguars L 17 - 20 16 27 1.7 5 0 5 15 3 9 0 0 0
8 @Patriots L 13 - 21 14 132 9.4 87 1 1 7 7 7 0 0 0
7 Broncos W 21 - 0 18 38 2.1 21 0 1 6 6 6 0 0 0
6 @Raiders W 17 - 16 25 83 3.3 18 1 9 67 7.4 14 1 0 0
5 @Giants W 27 - 22 20 105 5.3 16 0 6 58 9.7 22 2 0 0
4 Eagles L 24 - 26 10 22 2.2 12 0 1 7 7 7 0 0 0
3 Chiefs L 10 - 24 17 79 4.6 14 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
2 Dolphins L 17 - 19 9 13 1.4 11 1 7 65 9.3 16 0 0 0
1 @Broncos L 21 - 24 18 54 3 21 0 5 25 5 11 1 0 0

Career Stats

RB FB Career

SEASON TEAM G GS ATT YDS AVG TD REC YDS AVG LNG TD FUM LOST
2015 San Diego Chargers 14 12 184 641 3.5 0 33 192 5.8 18 0 6 4
2016 San Diego Chargers 13 11 254 997 3.9 10 41 419 10.2 35 2 2 2
2017 Los Angeles Chargers 16 16 284 1105 3.9 8 58 476 8.2 49 4 1 0
TOTAL 43 39 722 2743 3.77 18 132 1087 8.07 49 6 9 6

Biography

CAREER HIGHLIGHTS

  • Made the first Pro Bowl of his career and was named Chargers Offensive Player of the Year in 2016 after totaling 1,416 yards from scrimmage (997 rushing, 419 receiving) and 12 total touchdowns (10 rushing, two receiving).
  • Two-time AFC Offensive Player of the Week (Week 5 of 2017 and Week 9 of 2016) and was voted by fans as the Castrol Edge Clutch Performer of the Week in Week 9 of 2016.
  • In the each of the past two seasons, posted 1,400-plus yards from scrimmage and 12-plus total touchdowns, becoming the second player in team history to eclipse that mark in consecutive seasons, joining Hall of Fame RB LaDainian Tomlinson (2002-08).
  • In Chargers history, ranks eighth with 2,743 career rushing yards and ninth with 18 career rushing touchdowns. He became the 13th player in team annals to eclipse 2,000 career rushing yards.
  • Ranks in the top-15 among RBs in Chargers history with 132 receptions (ninth) and 1,087 receiving yards (11th).
  • Moved to 11th among RBs in career yards from scrimmage in team annals with 3,830.
  • In 2017, ran for 1,105 yards and eight touchdowns on 284 attempts (3.9 avg.) for his first 1,000-yard season and the 20th in team history.
  • Set career highs in 2017 with 58 receptions for 476 yards (8.2 avg.) and four touchdown catches.

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