Wide receiver Josh Gordon will make his debut for the Kansas City Chiefs of their Week 5 matchup towards the Buffalo Bills on Sunday Night Football, the NFL Network reported on Tuesday.

Sep 29, 2019; Orchard Park, NY, USA; New England Patriots wide receiver Josh Gordon (10) enters the field prior to the game between the Buffalo Bills and the New England Patriots at New Era Field.

Sep 29, 2019; Orchard Park, NY, USA; New England Patriots huge receiver Josh Gordon (10) enters the sphere previous to the sport between the Buffalo Bills and the New England Patriots at New Era Field.
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After Gordon practiced with the Chiefs following their Week 3 sport towards the Los Angeles Chargers, head coach Andy Reid stated that it could “take a while” to get him promoted from the apply squad.

Last season, Gordon was on the suspended checklist because of his battle with substance abuse.

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FILE - In this Dec. 15, 2019, file photo, Seattle Seahawks wide receiver Josh Gordon (10) sets up against the Carolina Panthers during the second half of an NFL football game in Charlotte, N.C. The Kansas City Chiefs have never been shy about giving players with questionable backgrounds a second chance. But when it comes to wide receiver Josh Gordon, they are giving him what amounts to a sixth. That's because Gordon was just reinstated by the NFL following a fifth drug-related suspension. But if he can steer clear of trouble in Kansas City, the wildly talented Gordon could provide the Chiefs offense with the kind of big, athletic wide receiver they have been lacking. (AP Photo/Brian Blanco, File)

FILE – In this Dec. 15, 2019, file photograph, Seattle Seahawks huge receiver Josh Gordon (10) units up towards the Carolina Panthers throughout the second half of an NFL soccer sport in Charlotte, N.C. The Kansas City Chiefs have by no means been shy about giving gamers with questionable backgrounds a second probability. But relating to huge receiver Josh Gordon, they’re giving him what quantities to a sixth. That’s as a result of Gordon was simply reinstated by the NFL following a fifth drug-related suspension. But if he can avoid bother in Kansas City, the wildly gifted Gordon may present the Chiefs offense with the sort of massive, athletic huge receiver they’ve been missing. (AP Photo/Brian Blanco, File)
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Two years in the past, Gordon performed in 11 video games for the New England Patriots and Seattle Seahawks. He completed with 426 yards and a landing.

Gordon’s greatest season got here again in 2013 when he was a member of the Cleveland Browns. He completed with 87 receptions, a league-high 1,646 yards and 9 touchdowns that yr.

CHARLOTTE, NC - DECEMBER 21: Josh Gordon #12 of the Cleveland Browns watches the action against the Carolina Panthers on December 21, 2014 at Bank of America Stadium in Charlotte, North Carolina. (Photo by Scott Cunningham/Getty Images) *** Local Caption *** Josh Gordon

CHARLOTTE, NC – DECEMBER 21: Josh Gordon #12 of the Cleveland Browns watches the motion towards the Carolina Panthers on December 21, 2014 at Bank of America Stadium in Charlotte, North Carolina. (Photo by Scott Cunningham/Getty Images) *** Local Caption *** Josh Gordon

This will doubtless be Gordon’s ultimate alternative within the NFL.

Teams are clearly nonetheless clinging onto the potential the 6-foot-3-inch, 225-pound wideout brings to the desk. He might be a incredible complement to All-Pro tight finish Travis Kelce and speedy huge receiver Tyreek Hill. And he’ll most actually be a viable choice for Patrick Mahomes.