Broad receiver Josh Gordon, suspended from the NFL after violating the league’s insurance policies on performance-enhancing components and substance abuse, is becoming a member of the upstart Fan Managed Soccer (FCF).
Gordon, a Professional Bowler who has been suspended by means of the NFL 5 occasions, has signed a freelance with the league, according to FCF CEO Sohrob Farudi, and is anticipated to play with quarterback Johnny Manziel as a member of the Zappers. Farudi stated that FCF founders had licensed Gordon and that the Zappers would franchise tag him for Week four and for the remainder of the season.
Gordon and Manziel had been in the past teammates with the Cleveland Browns in 2014 and 2015.
Bryan Kirsch, communications guide for the FCF, stated Gordon will wish to undergo quarantine and be cleared by means of the FCF clinical personnel earlier than he performs. Gordon is anticipated to play in Week four assuming he passes COVID-19 protocols, Farudi stated.
The FCF, which is taking part in all of its video games at Endless Power Enviornment in Duluth, Georgia, enters its 3rd week of play Saturday.
Manziel used to be out of motion Saturday after present process dental surgical operation previous within the week, Farudi showed to USA TODAY Sports activities.
Gordon, 29, used to be conditionally reinstated to the NFL in December as a member of the Seattle Seahawks. However in January the NFL rescinded Gordon’s conditional reinstatement for breaking phrases of his reinstatement, striking him again on indefinite suspension.