3 big-play tailbacks fit the bill for UW

CREATED Oct 8, 2012

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  • Wisconsin running backs Melvin Gordon (25), Montee Ball and James White exit the field after their 31-14 win over Illinois in an NCAA college football game on Saturday, Oct. 6, 2012, in Madison, Wis. (AP Photo/Andy Manis) ORG XMIT: WIAM111 Image by Andy Manis

Wisconsin offensive coordinator Matt Canada faces a challenge that requires a delicate touch. In Montee Ball, James White and Melvin Gordon, UW has three tailbacks capable of generating big plays as runners or receivers.