Melvin
Gordon III (#25)

RB - Denver Broncos

Age 29
Exp 8th Season
HT/WT 6'1" / 215 LBS
Bye 9
Rank
ADP
FPTS
TIER
2022 Week 4 Projections
Updated: Saturday, October 1, 2022 10:32 AM
2022 Season Projections
Updated: Tuesday, September 27, 2022 4:13 PM
2022 Keeper/Dynasty Rankings
Updated: Monday, September 26, 2022 12:21 PM
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2022 Stats
GAME RUSHING RECEIVING FUMBLES
Week OPP ATT YDS Y/A LG TD REC TGT CAT% Y/C YDS LG TD TOT LOST
1 @SEA 12 58 4.8 13 0 2 2 100.0 7.0 14 8 0 1 1
2 HOU 10 47 4.7 9 0 1 1 100.0 6.0 6 6 0 0 0
3 SF 12 26 2.2 6 1 5 6 83.3 5.8 29 22 0 2 0
Career Stats
SEASON RUSHING RECEIVING FUMBLES
YEAR GP ATT YDS Y/A LG TD REC TGT CAT% Y/C YDS LG TD TOT LOST
2015 14 184 641 3.5 27 0 33 37 89.2 5.8 192 18 0 6 4
2016 13 254 997 3.9 48 10 41 57 71.9 10.2 419 35 2 2 2
2017 16 284 1105 3.9 87 8 58 83 69.9 8.2 476 49 4 1 0
2018 12 175 885 5.1 34 10 50 66 75.8 9.8 490 66 4 1 0
2019 12 162 612 3.8 24 8 42 55 76.4 7.0 296 25 1 4 3
2020 15 215 986 4.6 65 9 32 44 72.7 4.9 158 20 1 4 4
2021 16 203 918 4.5 70 8 28 38 73.7 7.6 213 30 2 3 3
2022 3 34 131 3.9 13 1 8 9 88.9 6.1 49 22 0 3 1
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Melvin Gordon III - Set to play Sunday

Gordon (neck) doesn't have a designation for Sunday's game in Las Vegas.

Melvin Gordon III - Remains limited in practice

Broncos head coach Nathaniel Hackett said Gordon (neck) will remain a limited participant in Thursday's practice, Zac Stevens of TheDNVR.com reports.

Melvin Gordon III - Logs limited practice

Gordon (neck) was limited at practice Wednesday, Aric DiLalla of the Broncos' official site reports.

Melvin Gordon III - Touchdown saves inefficient line

Gordon rushed 12 times for 26 yards and a touchdown and caught five of six targets for 29 yards in Sunday's 11-10 win over San Francisco.

Melvin Gordon III - Get 11 touches in win

Gordon rushed 10 times for 47 yards and caught his only target for six yards in Sunday's 16-9 win over the Texans.

Melvin Gordon III - Loses key fumble in 1-point loss

Gordon rushed 12 times for 58 yards, caught both of his targets for 14 yards and lost a fumble in Monday's 17-16 loss to the Seahawks.

Melvin Gordon III - Confirms he's healthy

Gordon confirmed Wednesday that his foot is no longer bothering him, Zac Stevens of TheDNVR.com reports.

Melvin Gordon III - Suited up for practice

Gordon (foot) is participating in Monday's padded practice, Aric DiLalla of the Broncos' official site reports.

Melvin Gordon III - Day-to-day with foot injury

Gordon is day-to-day with a foot issue, Aric DiLalla of the Broncos' official site reports.

Melvin Gordon III - Injury confirmed to be minor

Gordon's foot injury is a mere contusion, Zac Stevens of TheDNVR.com reports.

Melvin Gordon III - Misses another practice

Gordon (foot) remained sidelined at Thursday's practice, Aric DiLalla of the Broncos' official site reports.

Melvin Gordon III - Out with foot injury

Gordon missed Wednesday's practice with a foot injury, Aric DiLalla of the Broncos' official site reports.

Melvin Gordon III - Expected to be impact player

Coach Nathaniel Hackett believes Gordon will have an impact on the Broncos' offense in 2022, Jeff Legwold of ESPN.com reports.

Melvin Gordon III - Officially signs with Denver

Gordon signed a one-year, $2.5 million base deal with the Broncos on Wednesday, Mike Klis of 9News Denver reports.

Melvin Gordon III - Rejoins Denver on one-year deal

Gordon agreed to a one-year contract worth up to $5 million with the Broncos on Tuesday, Troy Renck of Denver 7 News reports.

Melvin Gordon III - Finishes season on strong note

Gordon rushed 12 times for 110 yards and a touchdown, brought in one of two targets for six yards and lost a fumble in the Broncos' 28-24 loss to the Chiefs on Saturday.

Melvin Gordon III - Cleared for Saturday's game

Gordon (thumb/hip) does not carry an injury designation for Saturday's game against Kansas City after practicing fully Thursday, Aric DiLalla of the Broncos' official site reports.

Melvin Gordon III - Limited session Wednesday

Gordon (thumb/hip) was listed as a limited practice participant Wednesday, Aric DiLalla of the Broncos' official site reports.

Melvin Gordon III - Limited to kick off Week 18 prep

Denver listed Gordon (thumb/hip) as a limited participant on Tuesday's estimated practice report, Aric DiLalla of the Broncos' official site reports.

Melvin Gordon III - Leading rusher in loss

Gordon carried the ball 10 times for 43 yards and caught three of four targets for 29 yards in Sunday's 34-13 loss to the Chargers.

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