Josh Gordon issues statement on suspension reduction

Cleveland Browns star wide receiver Josh Gordon issued a statement saying that he's grateful that his substance-abuse policy has been reduced from a year to 10 games.

"?l'm happy that the NFLPA and NFL worked hard to agree on a new Substances of Abuse policy," Gordon said. "I'm very thankful to my union for fighting for a significant reduction in my suspension. I?'m glad I can go to the facility during my suspension.

"I look forward to going to meetings, working out individually, and learning from my coaches and teammates. I can?t wait until game 11 to get back on the field!?"

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Aaron Wilson
Aaron Wilson covers the NFL for National Football Post, his second stint at the Post. He has previously written for Pro Football Talk and FOX Sports-Scout. Entering his 13th year covering the Baltimore Ravens, he's a beat writer for The Baltimore Sun. Wilson has also covered the Jacksonville Jaguars and Tennessee Titans.

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