Chargers Draftee Melvin Gordon Knocked Northwestern During Interview At NFL Draft

Melvin Gordon’s 2014-15 rushing stats are absolutely ridiculous. The Wisconsin Badgers star put up a stunning 2,587 yards and 29 touchdowns this season, despite facing strong Big Ten defenses. Gordon praised his league during an interview question, calling every team in the conference “tough”…even Northwestern, though he makes a point of setting them apart from the rest....
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April 30, 2015  |  Discuss

Melvin Gordon takes random shot at Iowa

By Matt Lombardi Former Wisconsin running back Melvin Gordon is no longer technically a Badger, but, apparently, that doesn’t mean he’s gained any love for school rival Iowa. Gordon, who most likely watched both Wisconsin’s contest against Coastal Carolina and Iowa’s game against Davidson in the NCAA Tournament Friday night, woke up this morning and decided to share his...
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March 21, 2015  |  Discuss

Wisconsin football rewind: Coaches edition

With the college football season officially over following last week’s national title game, it’s time to reflect on the year that was for Wisconsin. So far, we have taken a look back at the offense, defense and special teams. In the fourth and final edition of Wisconsin football rewind, we will break down the Badgers’ three primary coaches from 2014. Together, Gary Andersen...
January 22, 2015  |  Discuss

WATCH: Melvin Gordon Destroys Auburn with Epic TD Run

Some said Wisconsin’s Melvin Gordon was overrated. Some said he wouldn’t produce at a high level in the Big 10. Heck, some have even said he’s not going to be a good pro. We wonder whether those people watched Gordon’s ridiculous touchdown run against the Auburn Tigers in the Outback Bowl on New Year’s Day. H/t SB Nation Did we just see Gordon carry that Auburn defender...
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January 01, 2015  |  Discuss

WATCH: Melvin Gordon goes Beast Mode on 53-yard TD

Melvin Gordon is having himself a typical Melvin Gordon day. The junior Wisconsin running back, through three quarters, has already rushed for 208 yards and two touchdowns against Auburn in Thursday’s Outback Bowl. His latest score showcased why he’s considered one of the best running backs in college football. Facing a 4th-and-1 on its own 47-yard-line, Wisconsin, trailing...
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January 01, 2015  |  Discuss

Wisconsin RB Melvin Gordon Says Pittsburgh’s Paul Chryst Would Be A “Great” Hire For The Badgers

In all likelihood, Melvin Gordon’s final game as a Wisconsin Badger will come playing under Barry Alvarez, who is coaching the team’s bowl game against Auburn Jan. 1. Gordon, a redshirt junior, is likely to declare for the NFL following this season.  So, the Badgers’ Heisman finalist doesn’t really have to worry about who will be replacing departed coach Gary Andersen. Still...
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December 13, 2014  |  Discuss

3 reasons why Wisconsin looked terrible

Wisconsin let the game get out of hand early and lost 59-0 to Ohio State in the Big Ten Championship Game. The No. 13 Badgers were dominated on both sides of the ball against the fifth-ranked Buckeyes, who may have played themselves into the College Football Playoff. Here is a short list of the many things that went wrong for the Badgers. Another slow start Wisconsin won the...
December 07, 2014  |  Discuss

WATCH: Wisconsin RB Melvin Gordon's Ankle Twisted By Minnesota Defender During a Tackle

Wisconsin running back Melvin Gordon is easily the best running back in college football this season. He gave Heisman voters something to ponder against Minnesota Saturday when he rumbled for 151 yards and two touchdown before leaving the game with an ankle injury.Not bad for a day's work, right? But what about the injury?@SBNationGIF/TwittRead more »
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November 30, 2014  |  Discuss

Wisconsin football: Badgers keep Axe, return to Big Ten Championship

Wisconsin defeated Minnesota 34-24 in Madison to win the Big Ten West and will return to Indianapolis for the conference championship against Ohio State. The No. 14 Badgers started slowly, but got the offense going just before halftime to beat the 18th-ranked Gophers in the battle for Paul Bunyan’s Axe. Wisconsin’s seniors (and Melvin Gordon) earned the opportunity to chop down...
November 29, 2014  |  Discuss

Wisconsin football: Axe game preview and prediction

Wisconsin hosts Minnesota on Saturday at 2:30 p.m. CT with more to play for than just Paul Bunyan’s Axe. The 14th-ranked Badgers and No. 18 Golden Gophers will battle for the Big Ten West division crown and a spot in the conference title game against No. 6 Ohio State. Both teams will see a lot of similarities between the two squads. Both teams like to run a lot and rank near the...
November 27, 2014  |  Discuss

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