KANSAS CITY, Mo. — Running again Melvin Gordon, lately launched by the Denver Broncos after a rash of fumbles, quickly might be taking part in towards his former crew.
Gordon was signed to the observe squad of the Kansas City Chiefs on Monday, he instructed ESPN’s Jeremy Fowler.
The Chiefs and Broncos meet twice this season, in Week 14 in Denver and Week 17 in Kansas City.
Gordon, 29, is a two-time Pro Bowler in his eighth NFL season. He performed 5 seasons for the Chargers and the final 2½ with the Broncos. He has rushed for six,462 yards and 55 touchdowns and caught 309 passes with 14 touchdowns over his profession, along with his greatest yr in 2017 with the Chargers.
This season, he rushed for 318 yards and caught 25 passes in 10 video games. But he fumbled 5 instances and the Broncos launched him after his closing one in Week 11 towards the Raiders.
Rookie Isiah Pacheco leads the Chiefs with 455 dashing yards. Another operating again, Jerick McKinnon, is fourth on the crew with 29 catches. Ronald Jones made his season debut for the Chiefs in Sunday’s win over the Rams and caught one cross for 22 yards whereas dashing 4 instances for 12 yards.
Clyde Edwards-Helaire, who started the season because the beginning operating again, is on the injured reserve record with a excessive ankle sprain however had misplaced a lot of his taking part in time to Pacheco earlier than the harm.