Browns WR Gordon in minor car accident

Browns wide receiver Josh Gordon was involved in a minor car

accident Saturday, but is cleared to play against the Chicago


Gordon was a passenger in his SUV and on his way to the team’s

training complex when the car swerved in snowy weather to avoid

hitting another vehicle. Team spokesman Zak Gilbert said Gordon was

not injured in the road mishap. He was checked by medical


Gordon was able to attend team meetings and is in the starting

lineup Sunday.

Gordon has amassed 774 yards receiving in the past four games-

an NFL record for a four-game stretch. Gordon leads the league with

1,400 yards this season – also a team record – and is averaging

127.3 yards per game.

He enters Sunday’s game needing 88 yards to break Calvin

Johnson’s five-game receiving record of 861 yards.