'Clean and sober' Gordon wants to be NFL's best receiver

'Clean and sober' Gordon wants to be NFL's best receiver

On Wednesday, the newly reinstated Cleveland Browns wideout said now that he's on an National Football League roster once again, he's ready to be the top receiver to ever play the game. He isn't eligible to practice right now and won't be eligible to play until December, but the process has begun to try and get him back on the field.

"(I'm) in a good spot. My life is just in a conducive space of where I need to be for me psychologically, physically. Let y'all know where I'm at. It's all come together.

Through 35 career games, Gordon has tallied 161 catches, 2,754 yards and 14 touchdowns on 306 targets. I feel as though if I can stick to that plan, the rest will take care itself.

Gordon, though, couldn't escape the allure of alcohol and drugs that first seduced him in his early teens and a cycle of suspensions, rehab stays and appeals for forgiveness followed. Most in the Browns organization would settle for a drama-free final few months of the season from a wideout who hasn't sniffed regular-season action in almost three years because of a suspension for violating the league's substance abuse policy.

Per Schefter, Gordon is expected to be in team meetings on Wednesday. "I'm looking forward to that". He will be eligible to play on December 3 when the Browns visit the Los Angeles Chargers.

Gordon returned to the Browns facility Tuesday where he met with both head coach Hue Jackson as well as executive vice president of football operations Sashi Brown. "The ceiling is very high and there's a lot of potential there".



Latest news

Keith Urban Releases Uncompromising 'Female' Single
For a guy who grew up with no sisters in a house of boys, it's incredible how now I'm surrounded by girls. Now I am in a house that's all girls. "I am going to write songs", DiPiero said .

Harry Styles To Perform At 2017 ARIA Awards
In a disclaimer, directing duo Us (Chris Barrett and Luke Taylor) promised his fans, "No children or animals were harmed during the making of this film".

Trump Impeachment Vote to Take Place in The House 'Before Christmas'
He spoke in Washington as Democrats celebrated having swept to victory in Tuesday votes in Virginia, New Jersey and beyond. In order for articles of impeachment to get passed in the House, a simple majority "yes" vote is required.

Kate Middleton says children need a strong support system in the community
The Duchess revealed the news while speaking at the annual School Leaders Forum hosted by Place2Be in London Wednesday morning. She has been stepping back into the limelight after suffering from hyperemesis gravidarum - a severe form of morning sickness.

California NAACP pushes to have 'The Star-Spangled Banner' removed as national anthem
The California and Hawaii NAACP hope that California lawmakers forward the resolution on to Congress, and "The Star-Spangled Banner" is replaced with a more inclusive song.

Other news