In the latest hit absorbed by the Cleveland Browns during a rocky season, trouble-prone wide receiver Josh Gordon was suspended for violating team rules in advance of Sunday’s regular season finale against the Ravens.
Gordon was suspended for skipping practice Saturday, according to league sources.
Although supremely talented physically, Gordon has a lengthy history of off-field problems. The 6-foot-3, 220-pound 2013 Pro Bowl selection served a 10-game suspension this season after he tested positive for marijuana, violating the NFL substance-abuse policy. He served a two-game suspension last year after testing positive for codeine.
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