The contract included a fifth-year option. - Washington (CB/DB) Every Sports Reference Social Media Account. The Gordon varsity football team lost Friday's neutral playoff game against Fannindel (Ladonia, TX) by a score of 60-40. [93] In the 2018 season opener against the Kansas City Chiefs, Gordon recorded 64 rushing yards to go along with nine receptions for 102 receiving yards in the 38–28 loss. . As club football is not funded by the college's athletic program, the budget that has been set out is insufficient to cover all team needs and expense. Gordon College is among the top Christian colleges in the nation and the only nondenominational Christian College in New England. [95] In Week 4, against the San Francisco 49ers, he had 104 rushing yards, 55 receiving yards, and one receiving touchdown in the victory. [67][68], On December 21, 2015, the Chargers placed Gordon on season-ending injured reserve after sustaining a knee injury the previous day against the Dolphins. Fastest player to reach 2,000 yards rushing, season: 241 carries (2014), Most rushing yards by teammates, season: 3,536 (2014, Melvin Gordon and Corey Clement), Highest average rushing yards per carry, career: 7.79, Most rushing yards, conference season: 1,648 (2014), Highest average yard per game, conference season: 206.0 (2014), Most rushing yards, game: 408 (November 15, 2014 vs. Nebraska), Most rushing yards, post season game: 251 (2015 Outback Bowl), Most rushing yards, single quarter: 189 (November 15, 2014 vs. Nebraska), Highest average yard per carry, career (min 300 att. [24], Gordon began the season with 16 carries for 140 yards against #13 LSU on August 30 at NRG Stadium in Houston, Texas. [48], In Gordon's final college game, the 2015 Outback Bowl, he rushed for 251 yards against the #19 Auburn Tigers in a 34–31 overtime victory. We present them here for purely educational purposes. [104] In the Wild Card Round against the Baltimore Ravens, he had 40 rushing yards and a rushing touchdown in his playoff debut, a 23–17 victory. Club football is an 11-man, full-contact football league competing at the collegiate level. [65] Gordon returned to his starting role the next game at the Baltimore Ravens and carried the ball a season-high 18 times for 54 yards in a 26–29 loss. On 2nd down, the Chargers again ran the ball with Gordon where Titans' linebacker Wesley Woodyard forced him to fumble the ball into the endzone which was recovered by defensive end Jurrell Casey leading to a Titans' recovery and touchback. Gordon stated that "I know my value. Gordon Globes. Site Last Updated: Tuesday, January 26, 1:34PM Question, Comment, Feedback, or Correction? [1], After the end of the 2014 college football season, Gordon prepared for the NFL Combine at EXOS San Diego in Carlsbad based on his former Wisconsin teammate, Jared Abbrederis's recommendation. Get the latest news, stats, videos, highlights and more about wide receiver Thomas Gordon on ESPN. A Unit of the University System of Georgia. He has also been a member of the Cleveland Browns and the New England Patriots. [13][23] 2014 was the first year where Gordon was Wisconsin's featured running back; in 2012, he was behind both Montee Ball and James White, and 2013 he was behind James White with Corey Clement as the third string running back after Gordon. [112] On October 20, in Week 7 against the Tennessee Titans, the Chargers had driven down the field to Tennessee's one-yard line and had a chance to score late in the fourth quarter. This Month in Sports Reference [38], On November 22, against Iowa at Kinnick Stadium, Gordon rushed for 200 yards and had four receptions for 64 yards, leading the team in both categories. [57] In addition, he was one of two Wisconsin Badgers to be selected that year. Anthony Gordon (born August 28, 1997) is an American football quarterback for the Kansas City Chiefs of the National Football League (NFL). [78] In Week 9, against the Tennessee Titans, he had his most productive game of the season with 32 carries for 196 rushing yards and a rushing touchdown while adding 65 receiving yards in the 43–35 victory. [84][85] In Week 5, Gordon ran for 105 yards on 20 carries and had six catches for 58 yards and two touchdowns in a 27–22 win over the New York Giants, earning him AFC Offensive Player of the Week. Gordon is committed to excellence in liberal arts education, spiritual development and academic freedom informed by a framework of faith. [14], On November 14, Gordon was named one of the ten semifinalists for the 2013 Doak Walker Award. [73] In Week 2, against the Jacksonville Jaguars, he finished with 24 carries for 102 yards and a rushing touchdown in the 38–14 victory. In the fall, you can cheer on your friends or play under the stadium lights during the final flag football game of the Rec-IM season, which also happens to be the biggest game of flag football on the North Shore and the College’s most popular intramural sporting event of the year. Gordon played college football at Baylor and was selected by the Browns in the second round of the 2012 NFL Supplemental Draft. [87] On October 29, against the New England Patriots, he had an 87-yard rushing touchdown in the first quarter. Gordon finished second in the Heisman Trophy voting behind Mariota. [63] During a Week 6 matchup at the Green Bay Packers, he had seven attempts for 29 yards and lost two fumbles in a 20–27 loss. Anthony Gordon (born August 28, 1997) is an American football quarterback for the Kansas City Chiefs of the National Football League (NFL). Start here, and you can go anywhere. Gordon College is one of the nation's premier Christian colleges and located just north of Boston. [107] He wore 25 throughout his collegiate career with the Wisconsin Badgers. [35][36][37], On November 19, Gordon was named one of ten semifinalists for the Doak Walker Award and the Walter Camp Foundation listed him as one of the fifteen "Players to Watch" for the Walter Camp Award. With the win, Gordon Lee upgrades its record to 11-1 on the season. [4] He earned a second-place finish in the 100-meter dash at the 2011 SEC Outdoor Conference, recording a career-best time of 10.95 seconds. [94] In Week 2, against the Buffalo Bills, he had three total touchdowns (one rushing and two receiving) in the 31–20 victory. [32], On November 15, Gordon set the FBS single game rushing record with 408 yards versus the #16 Nebraska Cornhuskers. Gordon College sports news and features, including conference, nickname, location and official social media handles. [6], Regarded as a four-star recruit by the Rivals.com recruiting service, Gordon was ranked the No. He was ranked the top player in Wisconsin by ESPN.com. A new era for Amazon is on the horizon. [98] In Week 10 against the Oakland Raiders, Gordon rushed for 93 yards and had five catches for 72 yards and a touchdown in the 20–6 victory. Gordon State offers classes at three physical campuses and online. [54], At the 2015 NFL Combine, Gordon set a new record for the 60-yard shuttle with 11.0 seconds. Check out Gordon's junior season highlights in the video above. Every Sports Reference Social Media Account. The Doak Walker Award National Selection Committee will release a list of three finalists on November 25 and the Walter Camp Foundation will release a list of five finalists on December 3. [19][20][21][22] He was also on preseason watchlists for the Maxwell Award, Doak Walker Award, and Walter Camp Award. [12] He set a career-high record of 216 yards on nine carries averaging 24 yards per carry in the 2012 Big Ten Football Championship Game against the Nebraska Cornhuskers where the unranked Badgers defeated the #12 Cornhuskers by a score of 70–31. [115] In Week 10 against the Oakland Raiders, Gordon rushed 22 times for 108 yards and a touchdown and caught one pass for 25 yards in the 26–24 loss. Gordon State College Athletics419 College Drive Barnesville, GA 30204 Telephone: 678-359-5489 UNIT OF THE UNIVERSITY SYSTEM OF GEORGIA In February 2019, Gordon changed his jersey number from 28 to 25. Every Sports Reference Social Media Account. Gordon Granville Bell (born December 25, 1953) is a former American football running back, kickoff returner and punt returner who played for the University of Michigan Wolverines from 1973–1975, and professionally for the New York Giants (1976 - 1977) and St. Louis Cardinals (1978) of the National Football League (NFL). Club football offers the opportunity to continue playing the sport if an athlete did not receive a scholarship or would like another year of training before pursuing future endeavors. [120] The signing became official on April 27, 2020. [25][26] Gordon stated to the media after the game that he wasn't injured. Gordon State College Athletics419 College Drive Barnesville, GA 30204 Telephone: 678-359-5489 UNIT OF THE UNIVERSITY SYSTEM OF GEORGIA [9], As a freshman in 2011, Gordon played in three games rushing 20 times for 98 yards with a touchdown. "[17] In the 2013 season, Gordon recorded 1,609 rushing yards with 12 touchdowns. Are you a Stathead, too? But congrats to that guy; that's really not easy to do. The college hopes to see you there on this exciting game day! We offer students extraordinary access to leading-edge opportunities for intellectual, professional, and leadership development to address the increasingly complex challenges of a global society. [127], Gordon was arrested in Denver for speeding and DUI on October 14, 2020. [111], Gordon made his 2019 regular season debut with 12 carries for 31 rushing yards in a 20–13 loss to the Denver Broncos in Week 5. He rushed for his first career collegiate touchdown in the 59–10 victory over South Dakota on September 24. Our reasoning for presenting offensive logos. On July 16, 2019, Gordon stated that "I want to end up with the Chargers, I mean, that's my home. [3], As an outstanding track & field athlete, Gordon was one of the state's top performers in the long jump. [8], Gordon attended the University of Wisconsin-Madison, where he played for the Wisconsin Badgers football team from 2011 through 2014 under head coaches Bret Bielema, Barry Alvarez, and Gary Andersen. 2015: Rd 1, Pk 15 (SD) ... Fantasy Football. [28], On September 20 against Bowling Green, Gordon had a career-high five rushing touchdowns and 253 rushing yards. [123] [31] Gordon was one of 20 semifinalists for the Maxwell Award. The Walter Camp Football Foundation, Athlon Sports, and CBSSports.com named him National Offensive Player of the Week, and the Big Ten named him the conference Offensive Player of the Week. [1], Gordon was born and raised in Kenosha, Wisconsin and attended Mary D. Bradford High School in Kenosha, Wisconsin, where he was a two-sport star for the Red Devils in both football and track. Are you a Stathead, too? Gordon and fellow Big Ten running backs Ameer Abdullah (Nebraska) and Tevin Coleman (Indiana) were named the three finalists for the Doak Walker Award. Gordon was named to his first Pro Bowl as a replacement for injured Pittsburgh Steelers running back Le'Veon Bell. The fees can be paid online in the Club Football Marketplace. [46] Gordon became Wisconsin's fourth finalist for the Heisman Trophy, all of whom played running back for the Badgers. [29] Just two weeks later, Gordon surpassed his 253-yard game rushing against Bowling Green when he reached 259 yards rushing against Northwestern at Ryan Field in a losing effort. I can't forget them for that." Melvin Gordon III (born April 13, 1993) is an American football running back for the Denver Broncos of the National Football League (NFL). Gordon State College Athletics419 College Drive Barnesville, GA 30204 Telephone: 678-359-5489 UNIT OF THE UNIVERSITY SYSTEM OF GEORGIA [26] In the second game of the season against the Western Illinois Leathernecks (FCS), Gordon was held to a season-low 38 rushing yards on 17 rushing attempts. In these cases, the average was taken. 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He finished with 132 rushing yards and a touchdown in the 21–13 loss in Week 88. [60], Gordon began his professional career being named the starting running back for the Chargers' season opener, ahead of veterans Danny Woodhead and Branden Oliver. [75] In the next game, against the New Orleans Saints, he finished with only 36 rushing yards but had two more rushing touchdowns in the 35–34 loss[76] After the next two games without a rushing touchdown, he recorded 68 rushing yards and two rushing touchdowns against the Atlanta Falcons in the 33–30 victory. Gordon State College is excited to kick-off Club Football during the spring 21 semester. But behind 2022 running back Ollie Gordon, the Trojans were able to knock off Allen 49-45 in a game they trailed most of the night. His goal in staging a holdout was to make as much money as fellow running backs Todd Gurley, David Johnson, and Le'Veon Bell. He set the Outback Bowl rushing record with his performance[1] and was named the game MVP. [7] Gordon originally committed to the University of Iowa but decommitted and chose the University of Wisconsin–Madison instead. The 10 tiers of college football in 2021: Favorites, disappointments and potential surprise teams. In addition to playing other club teams, we will be playing against institution supported football programs at the college, community college and collegiate prep school level. [11], In 2012, Gordon was the third string running back behind Montee Ball and James White. [116] In Week 16, against the Oakland Raiders, he was limited to 15 rushing yards, but scored on the ground twice in the 24–17 loss. Out of all 32 teams, that was the team that called. [96] In Week 6, against the Cleveland Browns, he had 132 rushing yards and three rushing touchdowns in the victory. [114] In Week 9 against the Green Bay Packers, Gordon rushed 20 times for 80 yards and two touchdowns in the 26–11 win. Get the latest news, stats, videos, highlights and more about wide receiver Thomas Gordon on ESPN. [43][44] The following day, Gordon was named the Big Ten's Graham–George Offensive Player of the Year. During the game, Gordon rushed 15 times for 78 yards and a rushing touchdown in the 16–14 loss. On July 13, 2019, Gordon told the Chargers that if he did not receive a new contract, he would demand to be traded and skip training camp. Subscribe to our Free Newsletter. 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Wisconsin's head coach, Gary Andersen, was criticized for him only having three carries in the second half and when questioned Anderson stated he "didn't know why Gordon had limited carries". Gordon State College's Club Football team will compete in the NCFA (National Club Football Association). [39] He reached the 2,000 yard mark faster than any of his predecessors, on just 241 carries. Site Last Updated: Thursday, January 28, 3:16PM Question, Comment, Feedback, or Correction? College. Gordon State College's Club Football team will compete in the NCFA (National Club Football Association). He finished the 33–27 overtime loss with 14 carries for 57 yards. 24 running back in the nation. Players are responsible for paying for their own equipment, transportation, and lodging fees. Latest on Northwestern Wildcats tight end Thomas Gordon including news, stats, videos, highlights and more on ESPN [13] During the 2013 Rose Bowl, he had nine carries for 51 yards against #6 Stanford but ultimately the unranked Badgers lost by a score of 20–14. Gordon State College offers numerous associate degrees and baccalaureate degrees designed to meet the needs of the region and state. Gordon Globes is our annual film competition. [121], Gordon made his debut with the Broncos in Week 1 against the Tennessee Titans on Monday Night Football. [27] However, two days later Andersen stated that Gordon strained his hip-flexor on the last play in the second quarter of the game against LSU and "we were trying to be smart with him as the rest of the game went on". This was Gordon's first game with at least 100 rushing yards of the season. [13], Over the course of the 2012 season, Gordon rushed 62 times for 621 yards and three touchdowns. He was a first-team All-state selection by the Associated Press and the WFCA as a senior, after he rushed for 2,009 yards with 38 touchdowns. [119], On March 26, 2020, Gordon signed a two-year, $16 million contract with the Denver Broncos. Gordon's played on the same team as cornerback Trae Waynes, who was drafted four spots ahead of Gordon in the 2015 NFL Draft by the Minnesota Vikings. Melvin Gordon III (born April 13, 1993) is an American football running back for the Denver Broncos of the National Football League (NFL). The inaugural football season is scheduled to start with the Blue and White Spring Scrimmage game on Saturday, February 13 at Lamar County Stadium. He chose Wisconsin over scholarship offers from Iowa, Louisville, and Michigan. The Chargers had run with Gordon on first down for no gain as his knee was down before he lost and regained control of the ball on the goal-line. The Gordon Lee Trojans walloped the visiting Georgia Military College Bulldogs football team by a count of 56-0 in Friday's non-league outing. The 25 best college football … College football player researched CTE and later died by suicide. [110] Gordon continued his holdout into the regular season after the Chargers did not trade him and Ezekiel Elliott was made the NFL's highest-paid running back. [102] Overall, he finished the 2018 regular season with 885 rushing yards, ten rushing touchdowns, 50 receptions, 590 receiving yards, and four receiving touchdowns. Gordon State College Athletics419 College Drive Barnesville, GA 30204 Telephone: 678-359-5489 UNIT OF THE UNIVERSITY SYSTEM OF GEORGIA ): 19.5 (September 20, 2014 vs. Gordon State College has announced plans to develop a club football team that will begin competition in Fall Semester 2020. [33] In addition, he broke the 339-yard school record, held by Ron Dayne since 1996, and the 377-yard Big Ten Conference record, held by Indiana running back Anthony Thompson since 1989. [92], On May 2, 2018, the Chargers picked up the fifth-year option on Gordon's contract. When Gordon learned that his record had been broken after only one week, he commented: "That's disappointing, to have that. The official 2020-2021 Men's Basketball Roster for the Gordon College Fighting Scots [88] From Weeks 14–16, he had a rushing touchdown in three straight games. [101] He returned to playing in Week 16 against the Baltimore Ravens. [16] In explaining his decision, Gordon stated that,"I love the University of Wisconsin and feel that there is still a lot of room for growth...academically, another year in school will help me get closer to completing my degree, and on the field I hope to help my team get back the Big Ten championship. [103] The Chargers made the playoffs as the #5-seed in the AFC. [89][90][91] In the Week 15 against the Chiefs, he had 169 total scrimmage yards. Highlanders Forward! Lockbaum was raised in Glassboro, New Jersey, and spent his prep years at Glassboro High School where he competed in football, baseball, and wrestling; he graduated in 1984. Subscribe to our Free Newsletter. All logos are the trademark & property of their owners and not Sports Reference LLC. [109] [18], Prior to the season, Gordon was widely viewed as a Heisman Trophy contender. Here, you'll find a vibrant campus life - with a full calendar of activities and events, over 40 clubs on campus, weekly residence programs, an active student government, arts performances, intercollegiate athletics (Go Highlanders! The previous holder for fastest 2,000 yards was Penn State running back Larry Johnson who accomplished the feat on 251 carries in 2002. [15] In December 2013, Gordon announced after much speculation that he would be returning to Wisconsin for his junior season. Site Last Updated: Tuesday, January 26, 1:34PM Question, Comment, Feedback, or Correction? Site Last Updated: Thursday, January 28, 3:16PM Question, Comment, Feedback, or Correction? At the 2011 Racine Invitational event, he ran the 55-meter dash in a PR 6.39 seconds on his way to a first-place finish. In Week 11 against the Miami Dolphins, Gordon rushed 15 times for 84 yards and two rushing touchdowns during the 20–13 win. Gordon accomplished this, as well as scoring four rushing touchdowns, on only 25 carries in three quarters of play. The previous mark of 406 yards was set by TCU running back LaDainian Tomlinson and had stood as a record since 1999. Currently there are 27 colleges participating in the NCFA. Are you a Stathead, too? In Week 13 against the Kansas City Chiefs on Sunday Night Football, Gordon recorded 15 carries for 131 rushing yards during the 22–16 loss. If you are interested in playing for the team or have additional questions about GSC Club Football, please contact Interim Head Coach, Calvin Adams, at [email protected] Gordon College is one of the nation's premier Christian colleges and located just north of Boston. [61] The next week, he carried the ball 16 times for a season-high 88 yards and made a 10-yard reception in a 24–19 loss at the Cincinnati Bengals. [72] After Danny Woodhead tore his ACL in Week 2 and was out for the season, Gordon became the Chargers' main running back option for the 2016 season. But behind 2022 running back Ollie Gordon, the Trojans were able to knock off Allen 49-45 in a game they trailed most of the night. … College football is running out of it, at least if it plans to kick off the 2020 season as scheduled . College career. [42] Gordon would later win the award. Gordon College is among the top Christian colleges in the nation and the only nondenominational Christian College in New England. Our main campus is located in Barnesville, Georgia, boasts 3 different styles of housing options, multiple dining options, and state of the art classrooms and academic buildings, equipped with the latest technology to assist in your studies. [70], On May 10, 2016, it was revealed that Gordon had undergone microfracture surgery in January, but would still be ready for training camp and other activities starting in 2016. Gordon went over 2,000 yards rushing for the season, only the 17th player in FBS history to do so. Draft Info. He played college football at Wisconsin, and was drafted by the San Diego Chargers in the first round of the 2015 NFL Draft. [79] He e totaled 229 rushing yards and a rushing touchdown from Weeks 10–14 before being injuring his hip against the Panthers in Week 14 and missing the rest of the season. Get the latest news, stats, videos, highlights and more about quarterback Anthony Gordon on ESPN. [30] After week six Gordon was named to the CBSSports.com Midseason College Football All-America Team. . Brain study gave his parents answers Dana Hunsinger Benbow, IndyStar 2/15/2020. ): 7.81 (2013), Highest average yard per carry, game (min 10 att. [66] In his last game of the season, he had 15 rushing attempts and 41 yards in a 30–14 victory over the Miami Dolphins. Gordon State is a smaller college, but our student life has the feel, and the opportunities, of a much larger university. They changed my life. He played college football at Wisconsin, and was drafted by the San Diego Chargers in the first round of the 2015 NFL Draft.. Gordon briefly held the NCAA Division I FBS single-game rushing yards record with 408 yards, set playing in three … This Month in Sports Reference [41], On November 25, Gordon was named as a finalist for the Maxwell Award with quarterbacks Marcus Mariota (Oregon) and Dak Prescott (Mississippi State). [124] [5] At the 2011 WIAA Track & Field State Championships, he took silver in the long jump event after posting a career-best leap of 7.20 meters (23 ft 7 in). ), intramurals, and more. [80] He finished the season rushing for 997 yards and 10 touchdowns to go along with 41 receptions for 419 yards and two touchdowns. Gordon State College Athletics419 College Drive Barnesville, GA 30204 Telephone: 678-359-5489 UNIT OF THE UNIVERSITY SYSTEM OF GEORGIA As both Gordon and Rolovich embark on their next respective chapters in football, Collins talked about what makes Gordon such a special player and human being. [86] In the next game, against the Oakland Raiders, he recorded 83 rushing yards, one rushing touchdown, 67 receiving yards, and one receiving touchdown. Throughout his career, Gordon has been lauded for his on-field production, but has also faced several suspensions for violating the NFL's substance abuse policy. [58], On May 15, 2015, the Chargers signed Gordon to a four-year, fully guaranteed contract for $10.66 million, with a $6 million signing bonus. - Washington State (QB) Every Sports Reference Social Media Account. This is an inspiring, "can-do" college education – with outstanding academics; taught by an expert, caring faculty; and backed by an unmatched system of support. [34] Gordon garnered multiple Player of the Week awards for his performance against the Huskers. [74] In the next game against the Indianapolis Colts, he was limited to only 35 rushing yards, but he also recorded his fourth rushing touchdown of the season in the 26–22 loss. He posted a $55,000 cash bond. If Gordon had scored the Chargers would have taken the lead with only seven seconds remaining, effectively ensuring a Charger victory. Subscribe to our Free Newsletter. [69] He finished his rookie season with 184 carries, 641 rushing yards, 33 receptions, 192 receiving yards, six fumbles, and no touchdowns in 14 games and 12 starts. As both Gordon and Rolovich embark on their next respective chapters in football, Collins talked about what makes Gordon such a special player and human being. [82], On September 11, 2017, in the season opener against the Denver Broncos on Monday Night Football, Gordon returned from his injury and had 18 carries for 51 yards and five receptions for 25 yards and a touchdown from quarterback Philip Rivers in the 24–21 loss. Bowling Green), Most games with at least 100 rushing yards, season: 12 (2014), Most games with at least 200 rushing yards, season: 6 (2014), This page was last edited on 5 February 2021, at 14:23. [40] However, Gordon's single game rushing record was broken by Oklahoma running back Samaje Perine, who gained 427 yards in a game against Kansas. 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