Melvin Gordon returned to the Wisconsin Badgers for his redshirt junior season and passed an opportunity to be the first running back taken in the 2014 NFL draft, and he did so to win play in the college football playoff and win a national championship, something he uses as daily motivation in the form of pictures in his bedroom.
“Different pictures up there to keep me going,” Gordon tells the Wisconsin State Journal following the spring game on Saturday. “When I wake up, I look at it. Just keeps me hungry.” … “It keeps me grounded, keeps me working,” he said. “It keeps me hungry.”