Melvin Gordon, RB Los Angeles Chargers

General Info

  • Height: 6' 1"
  • Weight: 215 lbs
  • DOB: 04-13-1993
LAC Depth Chart

Most Recent News

Chargers RB Melvin Gordon and Chiefs RB Spencer Ware OUT of TNF

Thursday, December 13, 2018, 7:51pm

Chiefs Inactives

RB Spencer Ware
WR Sammy Watkins
OL Cam Erving
WR Gehrig Dieter
OL Kahlil McKenzie
TE Deon Yelder
LB Tanoh Kpassagnon

Chargers Inactives

RB Melvin Gordon
RB Austin Ekeler
DE Chris Landrum
C Cole Toner
TE Sean Culkin
WR Dylan Cantrell
NT Brandon Mebane

Scouting Report

Week 12 vs. Arizona Cardinals

The Chargers have an implied team total of 28 points, an attractive projection. This is also a run funnel defense that the Chargers will face, increasing the likelihood of Melvin Gordon having a huge game. The Cardinals may be ranked second in aFPA to QBs, but they are only 22nd in aFPA to RBs. Plus, Melvin Gordon's floor in home games this year has been 21.6 fantasy points. Start him as usual.

2018 Strength of Schedule - LAC
W1W2W3W4W5W6W7W8W9W10W11W12W13W14W15W16W17
28
KC
18
@BUF
11
@LAR
14
SF
17
OAK
30
@CLE
6
TEN
BYE19
@SEA
17
@OAK
10
DEN
25
ARI
13
@PIT
32
CIN
28
@KC
1
BAL
10
@DEN

Schedule difficulty based on schedule-adjusted, positional defensive ranking. Top DEF = 1, bottom DEF = 32.

2018 Game Stats
WeekOppRuAttRuYdsRuTDFumYPCRecRecYdsRecTDTgtsYPRSTDPPRSnaps%
1KC1564004.27910201311.3316.625.662/8275.6%
2@BUF928103.11638276.3324.630.636/5763.2%
3@LAR1580105.3324042.0014.416.440/5276.9%
4SF15104006.937551107.8621.928.949/6872.1%
5OAK1958103.054620415.5018.022.045/6470.3%
6@CLE18132307.33218049.0033.035.038/6063.3%
7TEN--------------
8BYE--------------
9@SEA16113107.061100410.0018.319.345/5188.2%
10@OAK1893005.175721614.4022.527.545/5680.4%
11DEN1869003.836870614.5015.621.664/7783.1%
12ARI1061206.1025022.5018.620.627/6939.1%
13@PIT--------------
14CIN--------------
Per game15.3080.200.9005.244.4045.300.406.0010.3020.3524.7545.10/63.6071.22%
Totals153802905.244445346010.30203.5247.5451/63671.22%
Previous Games vs. KC
SeasonWeekOppRuAttRuYdsRuTDFumYPCRecRecYdsRecTDTgtsYPRSTDPPRSnaps%
20181KC1564004.27910201311.3316.625.662/8275.61%
201715@KC1978104.116910815.1722.928.953/6482.81%
20173KC1779104.650002-13.913.933/7345.21%
201617KC--------------
Average17.0073.670.670.004.345.0064.330.007.678.8317.8022.8049.33/73.0067.88%