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19:24  02 november  2019
19:24  02 november  2019 Source:   nbcsports.com

Patriots Place Josh Gordon on IR

  Patriots Place Josh Gordon on IR People around the NFL were a bit puzzled when the Patriots traded for Mohamed Sanu just one day after they crushed the Jets on Monday Night Football by the score of 33-0. On Wednesday, the reasoning became much clearer. The Patriots have placed wideout Josh Gordon on the Injured Reserve, and his season is likely over. Per @FieldYates, the Patriots have placed WR Josh Gordon on injured reserve. Gordon’s season is over due to a knee injury. — MikePer @FieldYates, the Patriots have placed WR Josh Gordon on injured reserve. Gordon’s season is over due to a knee injury.

The Seahawks claimed former Patriots wide receiver Josh Gordon off waivers, adding what coach Pete Carroll calls a "unique talent" to their offense. Matthew Berry investigates the stats of some players, including Josh Gordon and Larry Fitzgerald, and advises fantasy managers on whether they

Getty Russell Wilson wanted the Seahawks to add Josh Gordon . “ The # Seahawks have claimed former #Patriots WR Josh Gordon , source said. Seahawks head coach Pete Carroll admitted the team was “surprised” to see Gordon was available given the team was down the list on waivers, per

Josh Gordon may be down to his last NFL chance.

LANDOVER, MARYLAND - OCTOBER 06:  Josh Gordon #10 of the New England Patriots warms up prior to the game against the Washington Redskins at FedExField on October 06, 2019 in Landover, Maryland. (Photo by Patrick McDermott/Getty Images) © Patrick McDermott LANDOVER, MARYLAND - OCTOBER 06: Josh Gordon #10 of the New England Patriots warms up prior to the game against the Washington Redskins at FedExField on October 06, 2019 in Landover, Maryland. (Photo by Patrick McDermott/Getty Images)

After the Patriots put Gordon on waivers, every team had the opportunity to claim him on their rosters. According to Ian Rapoport of NFL Network, the Seahawks were the only team to put in a claim.

So the Patriots don’t want Gordon anymore, and 30 other teams didn’t want him, either. That suggests that, for all of Gordon’s impressive talent, NFL teams have decided that his off-field issues simply aren’t worth the trouble.

Reports: Josh Gordon expected to be waived off IR when healthy

  Reports: Josh Gordon expected to be waived off IR when healthy The Patriots placed Josh Gordon on injured reserve Wednesday, a day after acquiring receiver Mohamed Sanu from the Falcons. It might not signal the end of Gordon’s season, though. Gordon’s knee injury is considered “minor,” according to multiple reports, and he expects to be cleared soon. The receiver recently went 22 mph on a treadmill [more]

Josh Gordon had an epic response about heading to the Seattle Seahawks . Seahawks head coach Pete Carroll made it clear that the team felt Gordon ’s talent was too unique to pass up. Carroll also admitted that the team would have to learn more about the receiver once he arrives.

Josh Gordon is no guarantee, but he should be a quality addition for the Seahawks . Russell Wilson doesn’t need Josh Gordon ’s help, but it certainly won’t hurt. At the time the team claimed Gordon off waivers, Wilson already led the NFL in touchdown passes (17) and passer rating (115.5).

If over the remaining months of this season Gordon can start to look like the great receiver he once was, he could be in demand in free agency next year. But if he flames out in Seattle, he could be out of chances in the NFL.

Josh Gordon Admits Patriots’ Decision To Waive Him Was Surprising .
The New England Patriots made a move that was surprising to fans just weeks ago and it appears the player who got let go had a similar reaction as well.© Provided by New England Sports Network L.P. Oct 10, 2019; Foxborough, MA, USA; New England Patriots wide receiver Josh Gordon (10) is helped off of the field during the first half against the New York Giants at Gillette Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Paul Rutherford-USA TODAY Sports When the Patriots placed Josh Gordon on injured reserve and then proceeded to waive him, fans were left stunned.

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