Barfknecht: Badger star Melvin Gordon was almost a Hawkeye
Wisconsin's Melvin Gordon leads the country in yards per carry (9.5) and runs of at least 60 yards (four) and 70 yards (three).
Posted: Tuesday, October 29, 2013 12:00 am
For the slow-yet-steady progress that Iowa football has made offensively this season, what remains painfully apparent is the lack of a breakaway threat.
Somebody like Wisconsin running back Melvin Gordon, the nation's No. 4 rusher who will strut his stuff in front of Iowa fans at Kinnick Stadium on Saturday.
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Tuesday, October 29, 2013 12:00 am.