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|Sep. 19 11:42 AM PT12:42 PM MT1:42 PM CT2:42 PM ET18:42 GMT2:42 AM 北京时间11:42 AM MST1:42 PM EST1:42 PM CT22:42 UAE14:42 ET17:42 - Gordon has been reinstated into the NFL and had his one-year suspension reduced to 10 games after the league announced changes to its drug policy.
Analysis: The league and Players' Association reached an agreement on Friday on revisions to the substance-abuse program. Earlier this week, they announced changes on performance-enhancing drugs. Gordon, who has at least four drug violations, has already served two games of the suspension. He will be eligible to play Nov. 23 when the Browns visit Atlanta.
|Sep. 16 10:54 AM PT11:54 AM MT12:54 PM CT1:54 PM ET17:54 GMT1:54 AM 北京时间10:54 AM MST12:54 PM EST12:54 PM CT21:54 UAE13:54 ET16:54 - A prosecutor says Cleveland Browns receiver Josh Gordon will receive probation and undergo a substance-abuse assessment after pleading guilty to a drunken-driving charge in North Carolina.
Analysis: Acting Wake County district attorney Ned Mangum says Gordon received a 60-day suspended jail sentence and one year of unsupervised probation Tuesday.
|Aug. 28 10:03 AM PT11:03 AM MT12:03 PM CT1:03 PM ET17:03 GMT1:03 AM 北京时间10:03 AM MST12:03 PM EST12:03 PM CT21:03 UAE13:03 ET16:03 - A person familiar with Josh Gordon's situation says the suspended wide receiver wants to play in the Canadian Football League, but is prohibited from doing so.
Analysis: Under CFL rules, a player suspended by the NFL and under contract is not eligible to play in Canada. But of the Cleveland Browns released Gordon, he would be able to play elsewhere.
|Aug. 27 9:05 AM PT10:05 AM MT11:05 AM CT12:05 PM ET16:05 GMT12:05 AM 北京时间9:05 AM MST11:05 AM EST11:05 AM CT20:05 UAE12:05 ET15:05 - It appears Gordon, a repeat drug offender who was banned for a year for another failed test for marijuana, will play with the Browns at some point this season. Under provisions of the new drug policy the union reps approved, Gordon's suspension likely would be cut to 10 games.
Analysis: Friday's vote by player representatives to the union to implement testing for human growth hormone for the 2014 NFL season has cleared the way for Gordon to have his suspension reduced. The union and league agreed to significantly increase the threshold for positive marijuana tests. Under provisions of the new drug policy, Gordon's suspension likely will be cut to 10 games.
|Aug. 26 7:59 AM PT8:59 AM MT9:59 AM CT10:59 AM ET14:59 GMT10:59 PM 北京时间7:59 AM MST9:59 AM EST9:59 AM CT18:59 UAE10:59 ET13:59 - The attorney for Josh Gordon says the Cleveland Browns receiver's hearing on a drunken-driving charge in North Carolina has been rescheduled for November.
Analysis: Gordon was due to appear in Wake County court Tuesday on charges of driving while impaired and speeding. Attorney Trey Fitzhugh says Gordon had a waiver to miss the pretrial appearance and the case is continued until Nov. 18.
|Aug. 24 3:18 PM PT4:18 PM MT5:18 PM CT6:18 PM ET22:18 GMT6:18 AM 北京时间3:18 PM MST5:18 PM EST5:18 PM CT2:18 UAE (+1)18:18 ET21:18 - Cleveland coach Mike Pettine says Josh Gordon did not play in the Browns' last exhibition game because the team is preparing to be without the All-Pro wide receiver for at least part of the season. Gordon is waiting to hear from the NFL regarding his appeal of a possible yearlong suspension for again violating the league's substance-abuse program.
Analysis: Gordon has been practicing and playing for weeks amid uncertainty about his career. Asked on Sunday why Gordon did not play in Saturday night's 33-14 loss to St. Louis, Pettine said: "We're fairly certain that we're not going to have him for a minimum of some part of the year. We wanted to make sure that we were getting repetitions with the guys that are going to be out there early."
|Aug. 4 7:40 AM PT8:40 AM MT9:40 AM CT10:40 AM ET14:40 GMT10:40 PM 北京时间7:40 AM MST9:40 AM EST9:40 AM CT18:40 UAE10:40 ET13:40 - Gordon has returned to practice while his appeal hearing with the NFL enters a second day in New York. Gordon was back on the field with his teammates Monday after missing two days of practice last week and Saturday's scrimmage in Akron. Gordon and his legal team met with an arbitrator for nearly 10 hours on Friday as he fights a potential one-year suspension for violating the league's substance abuse policy.
Analysis: Gordon's hearing will resume at noon in the league offices. The 23-year-old was suspended two games last season, but still led the league in yards receiving despite playing in 14 games and with three quarterbacks.
|Aug. 1 10:28 AM PT11:28 AM MT12:28 PM CT1:28 PM ET17:28 GMT1:28 AM 北京时间10:28 AM MST12:28 PM EST12:28 PM CT21:28 UAE13:28 ET16:28 - Gordon is meeting with NFL officials in New York to appeal a possible indefinite suspension for violating the league's substance abuse policy. Gordon's attorney is expected to argue that Gordon tested positive for marijuana because of secondhand smoke.
Analysis: Gordon has not been at training camp the past two days. Cleveland coach Mike Pettine does not know if the Pro Bowler will be at Saturday's scrimmage in Akron.
|July 29 12:24 PM PT1:24 PM MT2:24 PM CT3:24 PM ET19:24 GMT3:24 AM 北京时间12:24 PM MST2:24 PM EST2:24 PM CT23:24 UAE15:24 ET18:24 - A person familiar with the decision says Browns wide receiver Josh Gordon has hired attorney Maurice Suh to represent him at his appeal hearing with the NFL.
Analysis: Suh, who helped Seahawks cornerback Richard Sherman win an appeal for a suspension in 2012, will be with Gordon in New York on Friday, said the person who spoke Tuesday to The Associated Press on condition of anonymity because of the sensitive nature of the talks. Gordon is facing an indefinite ban under the league's substance abuse policy. While he awaits his hearing, the Pro Bowler has been at training camp with the Browns.
|July 25 2:30 PM PT3:30 PM MT4:30 PM CT5:30 PM ET21:30 GMT5:30 AM 北京时间2:30 PM MST4:30 PM EST4:30 PM CT1:30 UAE (+1)17:30 ET20:30 - Gordon has reported to training camp as he awaits an appeal hearing with the NFL on a possible suspension.
Analysis: Gordon is scheduled to meet with the league on Aug. 1. He's facing an indefinite suspension for violating the substance abuse policy for at least the third time. Gordon was suspended for the first two games last season. He entered the league with a history of marijuana abuse after failing two drug tests in college. Gordon reportedly entered a rehab clinic following a recent DUI arrest in North Carolina.
|July 24 8:08 AM PT9:08 AM MT10:08 AM CT11:08 AM ET15:08 GMT11:08 PM 北京时间8:08 AM MST10:08 AM EST10:08 AM CT19:08 UAE11:08 ET14:08 - A person with knowledge of the meeting tells The Associated Press that Cleveland Browns wide receiver Josh Gordon will have a hearing with NFL officials in New York on Aug. 1.
Analysis: Gordon was arrested this month on charges of driving while intoxicated after speeding down a street in Raleigh, North Carolina. He was released on bail. The 23-year-old player was suspended for two games last season for violating the NFL's substance abuse policy. He still led the league with 1,646 yards receiving.
|July 5 12:07 PM PT1:07 PM MT2:07 PM CT3:07 PM ET19:07 GMT3:07 AM 北京时间12:07 PM MST2:07 PM EST2:07 PM CT23:07 UAE15:07 ET18:07 - Gordon was arrested and charged with driving while intoxicated after speeding down a street in Raleigh. Police spokesman Jim Sughrue said Gordon was taken into custody after being pulled over for going 50 mph in a 35 mph zone on U.S. 70 in northwest Raleigh around 3 a.m. Saturday. Gordon was released on bail. Court records did not list an attorney.
Analysis: The 23-year-old Pro Bowl wide receiver has been in trouble before off the field. He missed two games last season for violating the NFL's substance-abuse policy and reportedly failed another drug test during the offseason, which could lead to a season-long ban. Browns general manager Ray Farmer said the team is aware of the arrest and is disappointed.
|May 19 9:41 AM PT10:41 AM MT11:41 AM CT12:41 PM ET16:41 GMT12:41 AM 北京时间9:41 AM MST11:41 AM EST11:41 AM CT20:41 UAE12:41 ET15:41 - The Browns are expecting Gordon to practice this week as he awaits a possible suspension.
Analysis: Gordon reportedly failed another drug test and is facing a one-year ban. Gordon led the NFL in yards receiving last season despite being suspended two games for violating the league's substance-abuse policy. ESPN reported that Gordon tested positive for marijuana.
|May 9 3:46 PM PT4:46 PM MT5:46 PM CT6:46 PM ET22:46 GMT6:46 AM 北京时间3:46 PM MST5:46 PM EST5:46 PM CT2:46 UAE (+1)18:46 ET21:46 - Gordon has failed another drug test - for marijuana - and is facing an indefinite suspension.
Analysis: Gordon was suspended for the first two games last season for violating the league's substance-abuse policy for the second time. Still, he led the NFL with 1,646 yards receiving. The ESPN report was based on anonymous sources who described letters Gordon received about the failed test. The Browns deferred any comment on Gordon's situation to the league office.
|Apr. 7 2:15 PM PT3:15 PM MT4:15 PM CT5:15 PM ET21:15 GMT5:15 AM 北京时间2:15 PM MST4:15 PM EST4:15 PM CT1:15 UAE (+1)17:15 ET20:15 - Gordon and Cavs All-Star guard Kyrie Irving spent the past few days in a media spat, exchanging barbs across TV, Twitter and newspaper. Gordon, who led the NFL with yards receiving last season, fired the first verbal volley last week when he went on ESPN and discussed Irving's problems this season with teammate Dion Waiters. Irving then didn't waste any time in shooting back.
Analysis: Irving said he has spoken to Gordon about the comments. "I just let him know that the whole situation kind of got blown out of proportion," Irving said. "There was no disrespect on my end to him or anything he does. I have the utmost respect for him."