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Steelers WR Martavis Bryant Conditionally Reinstated By NFL

Pittsburgh Steelers wide receiver Martavis Bryant has been reinstated by the NFL, but there are some conditions involved in the decision.

Bryant had been suspended since last March for multiple violations of the league's substance abuse policy. Today, the Steelers announced his reinstatement in a statement.

Martavis Bryant has followed the protocol and has been conditionally reinstated by the National Football League. We appreciate that he has taken the necessary steps in an effort to get his personal life in order. We also understand this is just the beginning as he works to return to the team and meet all of the conditions of his reinstatement.

We look forward to working with Martavis to ensure that he is mentally and physically prepared to contribute to our efforts on the field, while also maintaining the proper balance to keep his life in order off the field.

The former Clemson standout is a big target and has proven to be a valuable weapon for Ben Roethlisberger and the Steelers when active. In 21 career games during the 2014 and 2015 seasons, Bryant has 76 catches for 1,314 yards and 14 touchdowns.

NFL insider Ian Rapoport has more on the conditions that Bryant must meet.

Bryant bolsters a receiving corps headlined by Antonio Brown, one of the NFL's best players, regardless of position.