A real ring now, and perhaps a positive ring on the phone from the NFL soon.

For a player who reportedly was still getting treatment at an inpatient facility in Florida as of last week while the team he left behind was preparing for the Super Bowl, it was a good weekend for Josh Gordon.

The troubled NFL star, who played 11 games with the Patriots this season before stepping away for both mental health reasons and because the league suspended him indefinitely for violating the drug agreement, is getting his jewelry. He’ll have his piece of the Super Bowl LIII title despite not being with New England since Dec. 20.

“Big & shiny, just like you said! #lfg,” Gordon wrote on Instagram after the 13-3 Patriots victory, attaching an emoji of a ring.

The question is now whether he’ll get a chance to earn another. NFL Network reported this weekend that he could be reinstated by training camp, a surprise for a player who missed the entire 2015 and ’16 seasons (along with some of this season) due to drug bans.

“I understand the struggles and challenges that [Gordon has] had to go through,” commissioner Roger Goodell told reporters last week. “And he is working at it. He understands what he has to do and this is well beyond football. This is for his life.”

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