Melvin Gordon RUMORS & NEWS

  • Chargers pick up option on Melvin Gordon

    Pro Football Talk "The Chargers didn’t add any depth at running back until the seventh round, but they added a year to Melvin Gordon‘s contract. Via Field Yates of ESPN, the Chargers have picked up the fifth-year option on Gordon’s rookie deal. That guarantees Gordon’s salary for 2019 (against injury), and..." May 02

  • Melvin Gordon's 5th-Year Contract Option Picked Up by Chargers

    Bleacher Report "The Los Angeles Chargers will keep running back Melvin Gordon through at least the 2019 season after they picked up the fifth-year option on his contract Monday. General manager Tom Telesco announced the news at a press conference, per Josh Alper of Pro Football Talk. Warren Sharp broke..." April 23

  • Melvin Gordon will play in Chargers' regular-season finale vs. Raiders

    ESPN "Los Angeles Chargers running back Melvin Gordon will play in Sunday's regular-season finale against the Oakland Raiders, a source tells ESPN's Adam Schefter. Gordon is officially questionable with an ankle injury and was limited in practice most of the week. He suffered the injury late in..." December 31

  • Melvin Gordon vows to play Sunday

    Pro Football Talk "While Chargers coach Anthony Lynn said he won’t know Melvin Gordon‘s availability until at least Friday, the running back knows now. Gordon has no doubt he will play Sunday against Oakland. “I’m good,” Gordon said, via Eric Williams of ESPN. “I’ll be ready on Sunday.” Gordon sprained his..." December 28

  • Melvin Gordon ‘optimistic’ he can play through ankle sprain

    Larry Brown Sports "The Los Angeles Chargers still have a chance at making the playoffs if they get some help in Week 17, but the task would be much more difficult if their star running back is forced to sit. Fortunately, it does not sound like that will be the case. Ian Rapoport of NFL Network reported on..." December 27

  • Melvin Gordon's Week 17 availability in question after ankle injury

    CBS Sports "As of this writing, the Los Angeles Chargers are still on the outside of the playoffs, looking in. By virtue of a tiebreaker, the Tennessee Titans hold the AFC's No. 6 seed, while the Chargers sit in the No. 7 spot with their matching 8-7 record. The Chargers are set to square off with the..." December 25