Melvin Gordon III RUMORS & NEWS

  • Joey Bosa, Melvin Gordon switching numbers

    USA Today "Quarterback Tyrod Taylor and linebacker Thomas Davis found a new home with the Chargers in free agency. Both players were among the plethora of team number changes when they were released on Friday evening. Taylor will wear No. 5, while Davis will support No. 58. Both of..." April 13

  • A new Melvin Gordon contract is atop Chargers' priorities as they look to replenish roster

    Los Angeles Times "The Chargers have significant decisions to make regarding their pending unrestricted free agents, a group that numbers 13. They also have to decide what — if anything — to do with another key player, one who is under contract: their No. 1 running back. Melvin..." March 01

  • Melvin Gordon: I’m not waiting on Le’Veon Bell before signing new contract

    Larry Brown Sports "Melvin Gordon is entering the final year of his rookie contract with the Los Angeles Chargers, and he said earlier in the week that he is going to patiently wait for Le’Veon Bell to set the market before he negotiates his next deal. Apparently the star running back has already changed his..." February 01

  • Melvin Gordon waiting on Le’Veon Bell to sign before pursuing extension

    Orange County Register "Chargers running back Melvin Gordon doubled down on his anti-Rams comments this week while making the media rounds in Atlanta for Super Bowl LIII. Gordon will sit back Sunday hoping the New England Patriots prevent his crosstown rivals from hoisting the Lombardi trophy. When..." January 30

  • Melvin Gordon pulling for Patriots, not other L.A. ""Patriots," Los Angeles Chargers running back Melvin Gordon said. "All day." With those words, it's quite clear the battle for Los Angeles rages on. Gordon was asked who he would be rooting for in Super Bowl LIII: the..." January 29

  • Melvin Gordon expected to be less than full strength against Patriots

    Bleacher Report "Los Angeles Chargers running back Melvin Gordon is expected to play in Sunday's divisional-round game against the New England Patriots after suffering a "little knee sprain" against the Baltimore Ravens last Sunday, according to NFL..." January 08

  • Chargers' Melvin Gordon returns after suffering knee injury vs. Ravens "Melvin Gordon didn't last two Chargers possessions without getting dinged up. The running back, who entered the game with a issue to his right knee, went down after his third run of Sunday's Wild Card matchup versus the Baltimore Ravens. Gordon was attended to after..." January 06

  • Melvin Gordon declares himself ready to go

    Fantasy Pros "Pro Football Talk is reporting Chargers RB Melvin Gordon (ankle) "declared" himself good to go for Sunday's Wild Card Round tilt against the Ravens. Gordon injured his ankle late in the Chargers' season finale win over the Broncos. However, since the injury is not..." January 02

  • Report: Hunter Henry and Melvin Gordon to play this week

    Pro Football Talk "The Chargers are expected to have two of their biggest offensive stars back on the field this week, one of whom will be making his season debut. According to Adam Schefter of ESPN, both running back Melvin Gordon and tight end Hunter Henryare expected to..." December 31

  • Chargers' Lynn says Melvin Gordon will play vs. Ravens

    The Score "The Los Angeles Chargers are getting a huge boost at just the right time. Star running back Melvin Gordon will suit up against the Baltimore Ravens on Saturday in Week 16 after missing the last three games with a knee injury, head coach Anthony Lynn said..." December 20

  • Melvin Gordon admits he will be playing at less than 100 percent health

    Larry Brown Sports "It has been a little over three weeks since Melvin Gordon suffered a sprained MCL, and the star running back will have had four weeks to heal when his Los Angeles Chargers take on the Baltimore Ravens Saturday night. While he is expected to play, he may not be at full..." December 18

  • Chargers reveal how close Melvin Gordon came to playing vs. Chiefs

    Larry Brown Sports "Los Angeles Chargers running back Melvin Gordon looks poised to return this weekend, and it sounds like he could have last weekend had the game come at a better time. Chargers coach Anthony Lynn said Gordon will take part in a limited practice Monday, and admitted that had the..." December 17

  • “Legitimate Chance” Melvin Gordon, Keenan Allen & Austin Ekeler All Return In Week 16

    NFL Trade Rumors "Adam Schefter of ESPN reports that the Chargers believe there’s a “legitimate chance” that WR Keenan Allen (hip), RBs Melvin Gordon (knee) and Austin Ekeler (neck) will all return for Saturday’s game against the..." December 17

  • Chargers' Gordon expected back in Week 16

    The Score "Los Angeles Chargers running back Melvin Gordon should be ready to return for next Saturday's crucial battle with the Baltimore Ravens, according to NFL Network's Ian Rapoport. The Chargers' leading rusher has missed the last three games with an MCL injury. Los..." December 16

  • Melvin Gordon Apologizes To Fantasy Owners 'I Couldn't Come Thru!!'

    TMZ "If Melvin Gordon cost ya money last night ... the L.A. Chargers running back says he's truly sorry. "To my fantasy owners ... who lost without my help I’m sorry," M.G. wrote on social media. Gordon was a monster this year -- averaging 25.15 fantasy points..." December 14

  • Chargers' Melvin Gordon looking like no-go Thursday

    CBS Sports "When asked by Omar Ruiz of NFL Network if he was going to play Thursday against the Chiefs, Gordon (knee) "shook his head sideways, indicating a no." Gordon's status for Thursday's contest will not be official until the Chargers' inactives released, and there is..." December 13

  • Report: Melvin Gordon facing uphill battle to play against Chiefs

    Larry Brown Sports "Melvin Gordon is listed as questionable and considered a true game-time decision for Thursday night’s game against the Kansas City Chiefs, but it sounds like it is more likely that he will have to sit out another week. Gordon was given a 2-4 week timeline for recovery after he..." December 13

  • Report: Melvin Gordon ‘pushing hard to play’ against Chiefs

    Larry Brown Sports "Melvin Gordon has missed the Los Angeles Chargers’ last two games after he suffered a knee sprain, but he at least has a chance to play in an all-important matchup against the Kansas City Chiefs on Thursday night. On Wednesday, the Chargers announced that Gordon is traveling..." December 12

  • Chargers RB Melvin Gordon Expects To Be Game-Time Decision In Week 15

    NFL Trade Rumors "Chargers RB Melvin Gordon said he’ll be a game-time decision for Thursday’s game against the Chiefs. “I’ve been grinding hard to get back and we’re still trying to decide what we’re going to do,” Gordon said, via" December 12

  • Chargers To Be Without Gordon, Ekeler?

    Pro Football Rumors "With a win over the Chiefs on Thursday night, the Chargers can take a step closer towards winning the AFC West title. Unfortunately, it sounds like they’ll go into the game without their two best running backs.  The Chargers are not optimistic that Melvin Gordon(knee)..." December 11

  • Melvin Gordon could play Week 15; injury not as serious as feared

    Larry Brown Sports "Los Angeles Chargers running back Melvin Gordon will not play on Sunday against the Cincinnati Bengals, but it appears he is on track to return for what will be the team’s most important game of the season in Week 15. NFL Network’s Ian Rapoport, who originally reported..." December 09

  • Chargers Rule Out RB Melvin Gordon For Week 14

    NFL Trade Rumors "The Los Angeles Chargers have officially ruled out RB Melvin Gordon (MCL) for Week 14’s game against the Bengals.  This means that Austin Ekeler and Justin Jackson will handle the workload for the second straight week.  Reports..." December 07

  • Melvin Gordon remains out of practice

    Pro Football Talk "Melvin Gordon was expected to miss a few weeks when he initially sprained his MCL in a Week 12 game against Arizona. Even though coach Anthony Lynn has remained optimistic about the running back’s chances of playing, it doesn’t appear the Chargers will get Gordon back this..." December 06

  • Lynn on Melvin Gordon playing Week 14: 'It's possible' "Melvin Gordon continues to sit out of practice due to a knee injury, and could miss his second straight game. Los Angeles Chargers coach Anthony Lynn joined NFL Network's Good Morning Football on Thursday and wouldn't close the door on the running back..." December 06

  • Chargers expect RB Melvin Gordon to return soon from knee injury

    ESPN "Chargers running back Melvin Gordon is out Sunday night against the Steelers, but he could return as early as next week against the Bengals or the following Thursday night game against the Chiefs, sources tells ESPN. Whenever Gordon returns, "it won't be long now," one..." December 02

  • How big is the loss of Melvin Gordon?

    Bolts From The Blue "The loss of Melvin Gordon for the next few weeks is obviously big. Just how big of a loss is it? Can the offense maintain their same level of play without him? Richard Wade: I think the loss of Melvin Gordon is substantial, but not catastrophic. At the end of..." November 26

  • Melvin Gordon's season likely not finished

    San Diego Union-Tribune "If one were to assess injuries by player reaction, the knee injury Chargers running back Melvin Gordon suffered Sunday might be considered season ending. By video analysis, however, there is considerable hope that it is not. Gordon entered the game..." November 26

  • Real Possibility Chargers RB Melvin Gordon Miss Week 13’s Game With MCL Injury

    NFL Trade Rumors "Eric Williams reports that the initial diagnosis for Chargers RB Melvin Gordon is that he has an MCL injury. Williams adds that the plan for Gordon is to have him undergo further evaluation on Monday. However, there’s a real possibility he could miss their Week 13..." November 26

  • Chargers RB Melvin Gordon questionable to return with knee injury

    USA Today "The Chargers are currently without their No. 1 running back at the moment. Melvin Gordon is questionable to return with a knee injury that he sustained moments ago, according to Los Angeles’ official Twitter. November 25

  • Melvin Gordon questionable with knee and hamstring injuries against Cardinals

    Yahoo! Sports "The Los Angeles Chargers may not have one of their best players at 100 percent against the Arizona Cardinals in Week 12. Running back Melvin Gordon is questionable for the contest with knee and hamstring injuries. Gordon started the week with full practice, but was downgraded to..." November 23