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Huskers Season 125: Episode 11 Recap: A Rebound Win Against Minn–Wait, What?

After allowing 59 points and an FBS-record 408 rushing yards to Melvin Gordon and his Wisconsin Badgers, it sure was nice to be back home for an easy win over the Minn–wait, what? You’re telling me I didn’t just dream that we’d lost at home to the Minnesota Golden Gophers for the first time since [&hellip (Visited 2 times, 2 visits today) The post Huskers Season 125...
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Will Melvin Gordon break Barry Sanders' rushing record?

Wisconsin running back Melvin Gordon surpassed 2,000 yards on the season after compiling 200 yards on 31 attempts in a 26-24 victory over Iowa on Saturday. That brought Gordon’s season total to 2,109 yards with an outing against Minnesota and a likely matchup with Ohio State in the Big Ten Championship game still remaining. This doesn’t even take into account Wisconsin’s bowl...
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Wisconsin football: News, stats and stars from the Iowa game

Melvin Gordon followed up last week’s record-breaking performance with another big game in Wisconsin’s 26-24 victory over the Hawkeyes in Iowa City. The Heisman Trophy candidate had a quiet first half for the Wisconsin, but the 16th-ranked Badgers held a 16-3 halftime lead. Dave Aranda’s defense was having another excellent day coaching the top-ranked unit in college football...
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Semaje Perine breaks Melvin Gordon's rushing record

For the second straight week, the FBS record for the most rushing yards in a game has been broken. Last week, Wisconsin’s Melvin Gordon broke former TCU star LaDainian Tomlinson’s record from 1999, as he ran for 408 yards during the Badgers’ game against Nebraska. Today, Oklahoma’s Samaje Perine broke Gordon’s record, as he ran for 427 yards against Kansas. Here’s the...
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4 days ago  |  Discuss

Can Melvin Gordon break Barry Sanders' single-season record?

A running back setting himself apart from others in Wisconsin history takes a monumental feat. The Badgers have the all-time leading rusher (...
Via Athlon Sports
5 days ago  |  Discuss

Wisconsin Fan Makes Tecmo Bowl Version Of Melvin Gordon’s 408-Yard Day

This past Saturday, Wisconsin running back Melvin Gordon set a new FBS record as he racked up 408 yards against Nebraska in just three quarters of play. To celebrate, one Badgers fan decided to show us what it would have looked like back in the day, when Tecmo Bowl was still the game of choice for football fans. It’s not entirely accurate, as the Cornhuskers’ defenders had a...
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7 days ago  |  Discuss

Melvin Gordon’s Destruction Of The Huskers Gets The Tecmo Bowl Treatment

Unless you’ve been living under a rock, you would have heard of Wisconsin Badgers running back Melvin Gordon destroying LaDanian Tomlinson’s single-game rushing record IN THREE QUARTERS this past weekend. It’s like someone pulled the plugs on Bo Pelini’s beleaguered Blackshirts’ PS4 controllers and just ran the same play over and over while controlling Melvin [&hellip...
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Oregon QB Marcus Mariota Leads ESPN Experts’ Heisman Poll, Wisconsin RB Melvin Gordon Closing The Gap

Melvin Gordon had one of the most impressive performances in college football history last Saturday. The Wisconsin running back set an FBS record for most rushing yards in a game with 408 during the Badgers’ blowout win against Nebraska.  The performance has Gordon climbing the Heisman polls.  Oregon quarterback Marcus Mariota continues to lead ESPN Experts’ Heisman Poll, but...
Via College Spun
8 days ago  |  Discuss

WATCH: Melvin Gordon breaks record with 408 rushing yards

When TCU’s LaDainian Tomlinson rushed for an eye-popping 406 yards on Nov. 20, 1999, it seemed unlikely that anyone would come close to matching his total. Except Melvin Gordon just did it. In three quarters. The Wisconson running back racked up 408 rushing yards on just 25 carries in three quarters against Nebraska on Saturday, breaking Tomlinson’s record for the most rushing...
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Watch: Melvin Gordon is putting together a highlight film against Nebraska

Wisconsin’s Melvin Gordon is having a fantastic game so far. Wisconsin is up 24-17 at half-time and Gordon has 238 yards rushing on just 16 carries. Here is a look at Gordon’s greatest hits so far…. Melvin Gordon added to his FBS-leading rushing total with this 62-yard TD, but Wisconsin still trails Nebraska: — ESPN (@espn) November 15, 2014 Melvin...
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11 days ago  |  Discuss

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