Josh Gordon RUMORS & NEWS

  • Jim Brown has talked to Josh Gordon and says he's getting help

    Cleveland Plain Dealer "Browns Hall of Famer Jim Brown, who's playing a larger role in the organization under Hue Jackson, has talked to suspended Browns receiver Josh Gordon in the past month and was encouraged by what he heard. "I've talked with Josh twice on the phone, and the last time I talked with him he sounded..." June 02

  • Browns' approach does not seem to bode well for Josh Gordon's return

    ESPN "The Cleveland Browns have not addressed what they will do if Josh Gordon is reinstated by the league in August. They may not have to. The team's actions speak loud, and they do not seem to bode well for Gordon's return. The Browns took an armada of receivers in the draft. The four drafted..." May 11

  • Robert Griffin III hopes Josh Gordon ‘understands the situation that he’s in and what’s at stake’

    Akron Beacon Journal "Browns quarterback Robert Griffin III hopes wide receiver Josh Gordon realizes his NFL career is on the line. Griffin would like to reunite with his friend and former Baylor University teammate in Cleveland, but it won’t happen unless Gordon gets his life in order. The NFL denied Gordon’s..." April 22

  • NFL's Josh Gordon -- Partying with Manziel at Coachella

    TMZ "Josh Gordon was part of Johnny Manziel's party crew at Coachella this weekend ... TMZ Sports has learned. Several people told us they saw Gordon -- we were able to confirm by the tattoos on his arm. With several teams reportedly still interested in signing Gordon for next season, the..." April 19

  • A person identifying himself as Josh Gordon was with Johnny Manziel at trashed party home

    Cleveland Plain Dealer "A person identifying himself as Josh Gordon was with Johnny Manziel at a rented home in the Hollywood Hills area of Los Angeles last week that was damaged, with alcohol and what appeared to be drugs readily visible, the owner of the rental agency told cleveland.com on Friday. Nicholas Goodwin..." April 16

  • NFL Teams Eager to Forgive and Forget Josh Gordon's Past

    Bleacher Report "It shouldn't be shocking. No, it shouldn't be. But in a way it is. Josh Gordon has numerous suitors. Lots of them. Lots and lots and lots. Over the past few days, in speaking with sources in eight NFL front offices, a clear picture of Gordon's future has emerged. Despite failing multiple drug..." April 15

  • Drew Rosenhaus: 'Josh Gordon had a temporary setback but I'm confident' he's ready to resume NFL career

    Cleveland Plain Dealer "Drew Rosenhaus said Wednesday night that Josh Gordon has had a 'hiccup' and a 'temporary setback' in his bid to return to the NFL, but that he's ready to do so. "Josh has been working very hard over the past year to get himself back into the NFL,'' Rosenhaus told SiriusXMNFL radio. "Obviously..." April 14

  • Johnny Manziel Passenger In Alleged Hit & Run ... Picked Up By Josh Gordon

    TMZ "Johnny Manziel was a passenger in a car that allegedly hit a light pole and fled the scene in Hollywood this weekend ... and the person who picked him up after the crash was Josh Gordon. TMZ Sports has learned ... Manziel was interviewed by LAPD about a crash that occurred on the Sunset Strip..." April 14

  • Browns exec Sashi Brown hoping Josh Gordon returns but not counting on it

    Akron Beacon Journal "Browns head of football operations Sashi Brown hopes suspended wide receiver Josh Gordon straightens up enough to be reinstated into the NFL, but the executive is not counting on it. That was Brown’s message Wednesday during an interview with SiriusXM NFL Radio. The NFL denied Gordon’s petition..." April 13

  • 49ers had deal in place to acquire Browns receiver Josh Gordon

    EndZone Score "After reports surfaced that embattled Cleveland Browns wide receiver Josh Gordon had failed yet another drug test, ESPN’s Adam Schefter offered an interesting tidbit that said the San Francisco 49ers had a deal in place to acquire the 24-year-old. The 49ers had reportedly been in the market to..." April 13

  • Report: Josh Gordon denied NFL reinstatement

    Larry Brown Sports "Cleveland Browns wide receiver Josh Gordon has been denied reinstatement by the NFL. Mary Kay Cabot of Cleveland.com reports that Gordon’s indefinite ban has not been lifted, and the 24-year-old can try to apply for reinstatement again later in the year. The news should surprise no one,..." April 13

  • Gordon, NFLPA could seek investigation regarding confidentiality breach

    Pro Football Talk "On multiple occasions over the last 24 hours, someone has violated the confidentiality provisions of the substance abuse policy in relation to Browns receiver Josh Gordon. The first came when someone leaked to FOX Sports, the Associated Press, and NFL Media that Gordon had failed a drug test..." April 12

  • Report: Gordon failed drug test for marijuana in March

    Larry Brown Sports "Josh Gordon may have to wait a while longer before he is reinstated, as the Cleveland Browns wide receiver reportedly failed yet another drug test last month. According to Mike Garafolo of FOX Sports, Gordon failed an NFL-administered drug test in March after he tested positive for marijuana..." April 12

  • Manziel Living with Josh Gordon, not Von Miller

    ESPN "Johnny Manziel says he has found a roommate who is on a quest to get the troubled quarterback back into the NFL. "I'm living out here with my guy, Von Miller. Everybody knows Von Miller. Super Bowl MVP, Von Miller, my brother. I'm living with him right now," Manziel told TMZ on Saturday night...." April 11

  • Josh Gordon still in limbo 2 weeks after Roger Goodell addressed his suspension

    Cleveland Plain Dealer "The first week of the Browns' off-season program is in the books and still no word from the NFL on suspended receiver Josh Gordon. At the NFL Annual Meeting two weeks ago, NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell said he'd receive a report from his staff in the next two weeks and then decide if it's..." April 09

  • 60-Day Deadline Isn't Strict for Josh Gordon's Reinstatement

    Dawgs By Nature "Yesterday was the 60-day deadline that we believed the NFL had to make a decision on Cleveland Browns WR Josh Gordon's request for reinstatement to the NFL. Today, though, multiple reports are relaying through a league spokesman that there really isn't a strict deadline; the 60-day window is just..." March 22

  • NFL: Decision on Josh Gordon reinstatement will be made 'when appropriate'

    ESPN "It has been reported that Cleveland Browns wide receiver Josh Gordon applied for reinstatement to the NFL on Jan. 20, 2016, after missing the entire 2015 season due to a suspension. Though it was widely noted that the NFL would have 60 days to make a decision on Gordon's reinstatement, an NFL..." March 21

  • As Browns make changes, Josh Gordon wonders who’s next

    Pro Football Talk "The new regime in Cleveland has made no secret that it wants to dramatically overhaul the roster, and suspended receiver Josh Gordon is wondering if he’ll be back. In an apparent response to the departures of quarterback Johnny Manziel, receiver Dwayne Bowe, receiver Travis Benjamin, linebacker..." March 17

  • Josh Gordon takes exception to teammate's weight gain comments

    The Score "Cleveland Browns safety Donte Whitner was forced to do some backtracking Tuesday after being called out by Josh Gordon for comments he made about the embattled wide receiver. Whitner praised Gordon's work ethic while speaking at the Cleveland Auto Show on Monday night, recalling how he watched..." March 02

  • Josh Gordon can be All-Pro again after hitting 'rock bottom' and ballooning

    Cleveland Plain Dealer "Browns safety Donte Whitner believes Josh Gordon can regain his All-Pro form after having football taken from him. "I understand he's a young guy,'' Whitner said at the Cleveland Auto Show. "He's made a few mistakes in his career, and when you hit rock bottom the way he did, there's nowhere..." March 01

  • Browns exec: Gordon is accountable for mistakes, has place on team

    The Score "Any discussion about whether wide receiver Josh Gordon has a future with the Cleveland Browns can be put to rest. He does. Head coach Hue Jackson told reporters Wednesday he wants "high-character" players, likely an allusion to Johnny Manziel but also possibly to Gordon. Jackson's..." February 25

  • If Josh Gordon has changed 'there's a spot for him on the roster' says Sashi Brown

    Cleveland Plain Dealer "Browns Executive Vice President Sashi Brown says signs are pointing to Josh Gordon being reinstated and that the club will welcome him back if he's doing the right things. "Josh we know is working out and by all signs he's on a path to come back and be reinstated,'' Brown said during his podium..." February 25

  • Can the Browns count on Josh Gordon in 2016?

    Cleveland Plain Dealer "The Browns have an interesting scenario playing out at wide receiver -- they could get one of the league's most talented players at the position back this season, if they want him. Josh Gordon, when he's right, has been one of the league's best. Can they count on him, though? Chris Fedor,..." February 16

  • Josh Gordon not reinstated yet

    Pro Football Talk "On Sunday, a cryptic tweet from Browns receiver Josh Gordon sparked speculation that he has been reinstated to the NFL after a one-year banishment. Per a source with knowledge of the situation, that hasn’t happened yet. Gordon tweeted “[a] fresh start” with praying hands emoji at 4:47 p.m. ET." February 15

  • NFL wants Josh Gordon to show he's changed before reinstatement

    ESPN "NFL commissioner Roger Goodell said he wants Josh Gordon to convince him that he will change his lifestyle before reinstating him from indefinite suspension for repeated violations of the league’s substance abuse policy. In response to a question at his annual Super Bowl press conference,..." February 06

  • Browns WR Josh Gordon vows to change circle of friends

    ESPN "Suspended Cleveland Browns receiver Josh Gordon indicated on his Twitter account Monday that he planned to "disassociate" himself from anyone that might be a contributing factor to keeping him out of the NFL. The wide receiver, who has been suspended since last February, recently applied to the..." February 01

  • Josh Gordon to the Baltimore Ravens?

    Baltimore Beat Down "Joe Flacco fires deep, right side, HE'S GOT A MAN OPEN! GORDON TOUCHDOWN! BALTIMORE IS ON THE BOARD! Now wouldn't that be something to hear. Small rumors have been bouncing around with Josh Gordon and the Cleveland Browns deciding whether or not to clean house once again to fix the re-occuring..." February 01

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    Mary Kay Cabot @MaryKayCabot

    #Browns Sashi Brown said Josh Gordon "could be back" with team if reinstated. "We'd sit down with Josh and see where he is"

  • Browns will be patient with Johnny Manziel, Josh Gordon

    ESPN "The Cleveland Browns are in "no panic" to make a decision on the future of quarterback Johnny Manziel, the team's new vice president of football operations said Thursday. Sashi Brown said the team still does not know where Manziel was the final weekend of the regular season because the Browns..." January 21

  • Report: Josh Gordon applies to the league for reinstatement

    Pro Football Talk "New Browns coach Hue Jackson has a reputation for explosive offense, and for reaching people others cannot. He may have a chance to kill two birds with one stone, as one of his new team’s best players is taking steps toward a return. According to Tony Grossi of ESPNCleveland.com, suspended..." January 20