Patriots CB Stephon Gilmore Among N.F.L.'s New Covid-19 Cases

New England Patriots celebrity cornerback Stephon Gilmore, the league’s defensive participant of the 12 months in 2019, has examined certain for the coronavirus, forcing the crew to cancel prepare Wednesday and probably imperiling their house recreation Sunday towards the Denver Broncos.

Gilmore was once printed to have examined certain two days after the Patriots performed at Kansas Town, a recreation that have been driven again an afternoon after quarterback Cam Newton and a Chiefs practice-squad quarterback, Jordan Ta’amu, additionally examined certain. With out a new certain coronavirus assessments rising for both crew on Sunday or Monday, the league felt comfy staging the sport on Monday evening.

The Tennessee Titans, who’ve been grappling with an endemic for greater than every week, realized Wednesday that two extra avid gamers had examined certain, operating their general of avid gamers and staff who’ve examined certain since Sept. 24 to 22. This is a discouraging building the Titans, who after returning unfavorable assessments on Monday and Tuesday, have been hoping to be cleared to re-enter their facility on Wednesday.

The Titans’ outbreak led to their recreation final Sunday towards the Pittsburgh Steelers to be rescheduled for later within the season, and with the crew nonetheless prohibited from working towards, this newest information jeopardizes this week’s house recreation towards Buffalo.

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