Chargers' Melvin Gordon stuck with No. 28 -- at least for one more year

From ESPN - August 11, 2017

COSTA MESA, Calif. -- Since he arrived his rookie season in 2015, Los Angeles Chargers running back Melvin Gordon sought to pry No. 25 from the hands of special-teams captain Darrell Stuckey.

However, the Kansas product had seniority and an attachment to No. 25, so Gordon had to settle for the number of his idol, Adrian Peterson, No. 28.

The Chargers released Stuckey last week, opening up the door for Gordon to receive his coveted No. 25, the jersey number he wore from his days at Wisconsin.


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