The NFL and its players association agreed to a new drug policy that reduces Browns receiver Josh Gordon's one-year suspension to 10 games, reports CBS Sports NFL Insider Jason La Canfora. Gordon will be eligible to play Nov. 23 at Atlanta.
Bengals linebacker Vontaze Burfict will not return Sunday at Indianapolis. It was announced in the third quarter that he was ruled out with a neck injury suffered in the first half when he hit Colts quarterback Andrew Luck with his helmet.
Bengals injured wide receiver A.J. Green told a teammate in the locker room after the shutout Sunday at Indianapolis that he was tired of watching from the sideline and that he plans on playing in Week 8 against Baltimore, per Fox 19 in Cincinnati.