Melvin Gordon

  • Height
    6' 1"
  • Weight
    215 lbs
  • BMI
    28.4 (15th)
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  • Draft Pick
    1.15 2015
  • College
    Wisconsin
  • Age
    28.6
Overall rank
RB19
2021
ADP
Underdog
102.8
Season Stats
Year Games Atts Rush Yds YPC Rec Rec Yds TD FPts/G
2021 10 118 523 4.4 21 161 7 12.7 (#23)
2020 15 215 986 4.6 32 158 10 13.2 (#22)
2019 12 162 612 3.8 42 296 9 15.1 (#14)
2018 12 175 885 5.1 50 490 14 22.6 (#5)
2017 16 284 1105 3.9 58 476 12 18.0 (#6)
2016 13 254 997 3.9 41 419 12 19.3 (#5)
2015 14 184 641 3.5 33 192 0 7.7 (#49)
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  • College Dominator
    47.1% (96th)
  • College YPC
    7.5 (95th)
  • College Target Share
    8.7% (70th)
  • SPARQ-x
    121.0 (78th)
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Advanced Metrics

2021

Total Touches

2021

Opportunity Share

2021

Fantasy Points

Value Over Stream

+3.0
(#55)

Value Over Stream: Valuation scheme calculates a player’s fantasy pts/game over the average waiver wire replacement in standard fantasy league formats during either the current season (or previous year during the offseason) and adjusts for positional bust rates. VOS rank in parenthesis spans all positions, enabling player comparisons across QB's, RB's, WR's, and TE's.

News & Analysis

Recent News

Dolphins Expected To Look At Melvin Gordon

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The Miami Dolphins, who will have roughly $95 million in salary cap space (the most in the NFL), are expected to look at running back Melvin Gordon in free agency. Gordon would have some interest in the Dolphins at the right price, according to sources, as it would probably be his best chance at a ...

Melvin Gordon Expected To Test Open Market

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Los Angeles Chargers impending free-agent running back Melvin Gordon is expected to test the free-agent market, according to a source. Gordon has been expected to go elsewhere all along, with restricted free-agent Austin Ekeler being the one to stay with the Bolts. Gordon has played in 12 games in...

Melvin Gordon Expected To Test Open Market

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Los Angeles Chargers impending free-agent running back Melvin Gordon is expected to test the free-agent market, according to a source. Gordon has been expected to go elsewhere all along, with restricted free-agent Austin Ekeler being the one to stay with the Bolts. Gordon has played in 12 games in...

Popularity Index

#227

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Injury Tracker

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Medium
High
Games Missed
Injury Reports
Hip strain
Week 5 (2021)
1
Lower leg injury
Week 4 (2021)
1
Rib injury
Week 3 (2021)
1
Groin strain
Preseason (2021)
Rib contusion
Preseason (2020)
0
0
MCL sprain
Week 12 (2018)
3
3
Hamstring strain
Week 6 (2018)
1
1
Knee strain
Week 16 (2017)
0
1
Foot sprain
Week 7 (2017)
0
1
Shoulder strain
Week 6 (2017)
0
1
Knee strain
Week 2 (2017)
0
2
Hip strain
Week 14 (2016)
3
3
Knee cartilage tear
Week 15 (2015)
Surgery: Arthroscopic Knee Surgery (6-8 weeks)
2
2
Ankle sprain
Week 6 (2015)
0
2

ADP

102.80
Average Draft Position
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9.07 Pick
RB37 Rank

College Performance

School Age Games Rush A Rush Y TDs Rec Rec Y Tgt Share
Wisconsin (2011) 18 4 (RB) 20 98 1 0 0 -
Wisconsin (2012) 19 14 (RB) 62 621 4 2 65 0.70%
Wisconsin (2013) 20★ 13 (RB) 206 1609 12 1 10 0.80%
Wisconsin (2014) 21 14 (RB) 343 2,587 32 19 153 8.7%