Published: Nov 30, 2017, 2:48 pm • Updated: Nov 30, 2017, 2:48 pm
It’s no secret that Josh Gordon has a history of drug and alcohol use. The Cleveland Browns wide receiver recently was reinstated by the NFL from an indefinite suspension for violating the league’s substance-abuse policies and also detailed the extent of his issues with drugs and alcohol in a mini-documentary last month. But what hadn’t been revealed was that the former Baylor star wasn’t just using drugs; he was selling them – and making a sizable profit.
Gordon, 26, said that while in college he was making as much as $10,000 a month from the sale of marijuana, according to a feature by Sports Illustrated’s Ben Baskin. From SI:
As a sophomore at Baylor he says he was receiving as much as six pounds of weed – vacuum-sealed and wrapped in Mylar, sprayed with kerosene and covered in coffee beans to mask the smell, shipped through U.S. mail – every week from a dealer back home. He would drive