Just hours after he was suddenly ruled out for Week 2 with a hamstring injury, the Cleveland Browns stunned the football world by releasing wide receiver Josh Gordon. Per a report from Mary Kay Cabot of the Cleveland Plain Dealer, the Browns were anxious Gordon had a relapse in his substance abuse addiction. For the past six years, the Browns have fully supported and invested in.
No specifics were given over the reasoning behind Gordon's departure, but the 27 -year-old thanked the city of Cleveland following the news via an Instagram story. Gordon missed the 2015 season because of a drug suspension and opted to spend 2016 in rehab.
Selected in the second round of the 2012 Supplemental Draft, Gordon exploded onto the scene during his second year, recording 87 catches for 1,646 yards and nine touchdowns during the 2013 season.
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