Josh Gordon Reportedly Applied for NFL Reinstatement: Latest Comments, Reaction

January 20, 2016   ·     ·   Jump to comments

After missing the entire 2015 season due to suspension, Cleveland Browns wide receiver Josh Gordon reportedly applied for reinstatement Wednesday.
According to ESPN.com's Tony Grossi, the 24-year-old wideout will learn within 60 days if he is eligible to return to the league as a member of the Browns.
While Gordon is an immensely talented player, his off-field issues have limited him to just five games over the past two seasons.
Per ESPN.com's Jeremy Fowler, the 2013 Pro Bowler and All-Pro selection has been suspended three times for violating the NFL's substance abuse policy. The most recent suspension began in February 2015 for alcohol, and he previously served a suspension after testing positive for marijuana.
The 2012 NFL supplemental draft second-round pick has proved to be a dominant receiver in 35 career NFL games, and that was on full display in 2013.
Gordon caught 87 passes for 1,646 yards and nine touchdowns in 14 games that season, and...

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