Josh Gordon RUMORS & NEWS

  • Browns wideout Josh Gordon entering rehab facility

    NFL.com "Josh Gordon's return to the Cleveland Browns has hit another roadblock. The wide receiver announced Thursday that he is entering an in-patient rehabilitation facility in an effort to "gain full control of my life." Gordon was previously eligible to play in the Browns' Week 5 contest against the..." September 29

  • Josh Gordon submits DNA test in paternity suit, avoids arrest

    Larry Brown Sports "Josh Gordon appeared in a Cuyahoga County court on Wednesday to avoid an arrest related to a paternity suit. An arrest warrant had been issued for the Browns receiver earlier in the day, but it was withdrawn after Gordon made his appearance. Gordon also submitted a DNA test, according to..." September 22

  • Browns receiver Josh Gordon slapped with warrant in paternity case

    Cleveland Plain Dealer "A judge issued a warrant for the arrest of Cleveland Browns wide receiver Josh Gordon after he failed to respond to several months worth of subpoenas in a paternity case. Cuyahoga County Juvenile Court Judge Alison Floyd authorized the arrest warrant Aug. 31. Gordon is prohibited from..." September 21

  • Browns wanted second-round pick for Josh Gordon

    NFL.com "Josh Gordon doesn't want to be traded by the Cleveland Browns. The team says it has no plans to trade the receiver. Sashi Brown, the Browns' executive vice president of football operations, rejected a report from earlier this week that the team is fielding trade calls regarding..." August 26

  • Browns exec weighs in on Josh Gordon trade rumors

    Fox Sports "The Cleveland Browns will have to wait until Week 5 of the regular season to officially welcome Josh Gordon back to game action, but he remains a significant asset to the team. He’s been working out with the Browns and participating in practice, and if all goes well, Gordon is expected to make his..." August 25

  • Report: Josh Gordon will be restricted free agent after 2016

    The Sports Daily "Cleveland Browns receiver Josh Gordon will not be entering unrestricted free agency after the 2016 NFL season. According to Mike Florio of Pro Football Talk, Gordon will become a restricted free agent—meaning his team, be it or the Browns or some other franchise—can control his rights for the..." August 25

  • There's something fishy about the Josh Gordon trade rumors

    ESPN "Trade Josh Gordon now? After waiting for over a year for him to be reinstated from an NFL drug suspension? Now that he’s back on the field, trying hard this time, and dominating cornerbacks like no Browns receiver has done in 50 or so years? “We’re not looking to trade Gordon,” was the..." August 24

  • Multiple teams inquire about availability of Josh Gordon

    ABC News "Multiple teams have reached out to the Cleveland Browns to inquire about the availability of wide receiver Josh Gordon, league sources told ESPN's Adam Schefter. However, a Browns team source told Schefter that the team is not looking to trade Gordon. Cleveland has tried to establish an..." August 24

  • Joe Haden: Josh Gordon “looks the exact same”

    Cleveland Plain Dealer "Hue Jackson is witnessing the raw, natural ability of Josh Gordon in practice that some of Gordon's teammates have experienced for years. The Pro Bowl receiver was activated last week, and has only practiced with the team a handful of times. But Gordon is getting reps with the first-team..." August 22

  • Josh Gordon comes off NFI list

    Pro Football Talk "Browns wide receiver Josh Gordon took part in the team’s walkthrough on Sunday and it looks like he’ll be doing more than that on Monday and in future practices. The team announced that Gordon has been activated from the non-football injury list he was placed on after being reinstated from the..." August 15

  • Browns wish Josh Gordon would distance himself from Johnny Manziel

    Sportsnaut "It’s no secret Josh Gordon and Johnny Manziel are friends, which seems to be a sore spot for some in the Cleveland Browns organization. According to Charles Robinson of Yahoo Sports, the team wants Gordon to make an adjustment to his relationship with the troubled former Browns quarterback." August 06

  • Terrelle Pryor realizing his dream of playing with Josh Gordon: 'It's going to be awesome'

    Cleveland Plain Dealer "Terrelle Pryor and Josh Gordon baked in the hot sun at the Randy Moss Academy in North Carolina last summer, dreaming of the day they might be together on the field for the Cleveland Browns. At the time, it seemed like a pipe dream. Gordon was gearing up to sit out the entire year for violating..." August 02

  • Johnny Manziel -- Back at the Clubs ... Hyping Up Josh Gordon, Still Vows Own Return

    TMZ "Johnny Manziel was back in a familiar spot -- one of his favorite nightclubs -- talking football and his pal Josh Gordon's NFL comeback. We got Manziel leaving the Nice Guy in West Hollywood and he was all about Gordon's return this week to the Cleveland Browns." July 30

  • Browns' Josh Gordon says he's a changed man in wake of 1-year ban

    ESPN "Josh Gordon says he is returning to the Cleveland Browns a different man, one more willing and ready to accept help and support from others. Those were Gordon's words Thursday in his first public comments since he was reinstated by the NFL from a one-year ban. Gordon did not apologize for..." July 29

  • NFL insider suggests Eagles might consider acquiring Browns receiver

    Bleeding Green Nation "On Monday, it was revealed that Browns receiver Josh Gordon will be reinstated to the NFL this year after he serves a four-game suspension to start the 2016 season. There has since been speculation if Cleveland will keep Gordon or trade him in order to move on and get something for him in return..." July 27

  • Browns will give Josh Gordon another chance and support him 'on and off the field'

    Cleveland Plain Dealer "Browns head of football operations Sashi Brown indicated Monday the club will give Josh Gordon another chance to redeem himself in Cleveland. "With the league's decision to afford Josh the opportunity to resume his career, he will be with us for the start of training camp,'' Brown said in a..." July 26

  • Josh Gordon & Manziel Supporting Each Other in SnapChat Video

    Black Sports Online "Despite the trouble that seems to follow these two, one thing you can’t do is question the sincerity of their friendship. While I can write sweet music to their friendship, lets not turn a blind eye to the sometimes reckless actions these two engage into together and apart." July 25

  • Josh Gordon conditionally reinstated, can play starting in Week Five

    Pro Football Talk "Suspended Browns wide receiver Josh Gordon has been reinstated, NFL Network’s Ian Rapoport reported Monday. The report said Gordon has been suspended for the first four games of this season and that his reinstatement is conditional, but he can participate in training camp and be in meetings..." July 25

  • Josh Gordon can be reinstated anytime after Aug. 1

    Cleveland Plain Dealer "NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell summoned Josh Gordon to a meeting at the NFL offices in New York on Wednesday as part of the reinstatement process. It doesn't mean that Goodell is ready to end the Browns' receiver's indefinite suspension under the substance abuse policy, but he's one step..." July 23

  • Josh Gordon Met With Roger Goodell, Can Reapply For Reinstatement Aug. 1

    NFL Trade Rumors "Ian Rapoport of NFL Media reports that suspended Browns WR Josh Gordon met with commissioner Roger Goodell on Wednesday regarding being reinstated and continuing his NFL career. According to Rapoport, Gordon can reapply for reinstatement on August 1. Rapoport gets the sense that nothing is..." July 21

  • 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