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Cleveland Browns receiver Josh Gordon suspended for season
Cleveland Browns receiver Josh Gordon suspended for season

The NFL has suspended Cleveland Browns All-Pro receiver Josh Gordon for the entire 2014 season for violating the league’s substance-abuse policy. The suspension, confirmed by a league spokesman, was upheld on appeal Wednesday, meaning the Browns will be without their premier offensive playmaker. Technically, the suspension is indefinite because Gordon’s eligibility for reinstatement will be determined after the 2014 season. The suspension is effective immediately. Arbitrator Harold Henderson heard the case, in which Gordon’s attorneys argued their client was a victim of second-hand marijuana smoke. “I’d like to apologize to my teammates, coaches, the...

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