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May 26, 2015; San Diego, CA, USA; (EDITORS NOTE: caption correction) San Diego Chargers quarterback Philip Rivers (17) hands the ball off to running back Melvin Gordon (28) during organized team activities at Charger Park. Mandatory Credit: Jake Roth-USA TODAY Sports

player. 13. <p>If the San Diego Chargers had a running game in 2014, they would have contended. But the fact that they didn’t cost them a couple of games that made them miss the playoffs. That’s why the Chargers took running back Melvin Gordon No. 15 overall.</p> <p>The Chargers’ huge offensive line will allow Gordon to show his exceptional talent. That burst and change of direction was on full display for the team at minicamp. Gordon will have over 1,300 yards and 11 TDs as a rookie and the Chargers will contend in 2015.</p>. RB. Wisconsin. Melvin Gordon. 15

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