By BRETT MARTEL, AP Sports activities Author
A coronavirus retest has come again unfavourable for a New Orleans Saints participant who examined constructive on Saturday, an individual conversant in the state of affairs mentioned Sunday.
The Saints realized of the constructive check after leaving New Orleans for Sunday’s scheduled sport in Detroit and ran one other collection of assessments on gamers and workers in a single day.
The Saints wrote on social media that kickoff with the Lions stays scheduled for midday CDT.
The temporary virus scare for New Orleans got here in the identical week that two NFL video games have been postponed due to constructive assessments.
The Tennessee Titans have had an outbreak affecting greater than a dozen gamers or workers that led to the postponement of their sport in opposition to Pittsburgh initially set for Sunday. That sport has been rescheduled for Oct. 25.
Additionally New England’s sport at Kansas Metropolis on Sunday was postponed after constructive assessments on each groups. Patriots beginning quarterback Cam Newton and Chiefs follow squad quarterback Jordan Ta’amu have been each added to the NFL’s COVID-19 reserve listing launched on Saturday. The NFL has but to announce when that sport could be rescheduled.
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