Cleveland Browns wide receiver Josh Gordon has been reinstated by the National Football League, the league announced Wednesday.
Terms of the reinstatement are conditional, and Gordon will be eligible to return to game action on November 27. Effective immediately, Gordon can attend meetings with the team, engage in conditioning work, and individual workouts. He will be permitted to practice with the Browns starting on Monday, November 20.
Cleveland Browns Executive Vice President Sashi Brown said the following in a statement released by the team after the Gordon reinstatement:
“We’ve been informed of the league’s decision to reinstate Josh. The personal well-being of all our players is of the utmost importance to us. We respect and commend Josh for taking the steps necessary to have the opportunity to return to the league. Josh will be in our building in the coming days and we look forward to having him back and sitting with him to discuss his future on our team.”