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NFL postpones Broncos-Patriots game postponed indefinitely

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) – The NFL has postponed the Denver-New England game indefinitely due to one other determined coronavirus take a look at with the Patriots.

That game, in the inspiration scheduled for Sunday, had been moved to Monday evening.

A person familiar with the mission says the Patriots bear closed their facility but again after the determined take a look at result, whereas the Tennessee Titans announced they closed their facility Sunday morning after a team member tested determined.

The most up-to-date result also endangers the Titans’ game with Buffalo (4-0) convey for Tuesday evening after it became once moved from Sunday. Six video games bear been moved already because the league is in its fifth week of the schedule.

There bear been no other determined COVID-19 checks Sunday.

The NFL rescheduled New England’s game for a 2d straight week after reigning NFL Defensive Player of the Year Stephon Gilmore tested determined. This most up-to-date determined result locations their outbreak at four, according to the actual person that spoke to The Associated Press on situation of anonymity on tale of neither team announced the most up-to-date results.

“Ain’t no device we practiced all week and they canceled our game,” Denver operating back Melvin Gordon wrote on Twitter on Sunday morning.

Well, no, it’s no longer canceled. However when Broncos-Patriots can be performed is unsure.

The Titans closing performed Sept. 27 on tale of of a plague that has now reached 24. They’ve already had a game with Pittsburgh first postponed, then rescheduled to Oct. 25. They sent out a press liberate announcing they realized a team member tested determined.

“We bear now temporarily closed our facility and are in verbal exchange with the league on the following steps,” the Titans stated.

The Bears also had an mission, provocative offensive lineman Badara Traore from their practice squad to the reserve/COVID-19 listing on Saturday.

Titans quarterback Ryan Tannehill addressed the uncertainty of the mission on Saturday.

“It became once a roller coaster for determined,” he stated. “Positively the truth that we had guys with out a symptoms attempting out determined and we had guys with plump-blown symptoms getting consecutive destructive checks on multiple days became once indubitably ogle opening. Fair appropriate the truth of we indubitably don’t know.

“So, we’ve got got to treat all individuals as in the occasion that they’ve the virus. Sadly, indubitably potentially misplaced some faith in the attempting out system appropriate thru every little thing we’ve been thru over the previous week and a half. However we stated that from the starting that attempting out is no longer going to terminate the virus from being unfold, it’s the device in which we contend with ourselves with the entire protocols and contend with ourselves start air the constructing as effectively.”

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Wilner reported on this fable from New York.

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