2015 NFL Draft: 5 Teams Who Need Melvin Gordon
With the regular season over and the playoffs well underway, it is time to start looking ahead to the NFL's so called 'second season' with the combine, draft and free agency looming.
We start by looking at one of the most exciting prospects in the coming draft class, Wisconsin running back Melvin Gordon. After a season that was statistically on par with Barry Sanders, Gordon has proved that he can be productive at a college level and has significantly improved his play in the passing game, both as a receiver and a blocker. Gordon racked up 2587 yards, only 41 less than Sanders, this year with 29 touchdowns.
So now that Gordon has declared his intentions to enter the NFL draft this year rather than finish off his college career, who are the teams that are most in need of a spark of offence at the running back position? In no particular order, here they are.