JACKSONVILLE, Fla. — The Jacksonville Jaguars closed their facility Saturday after a follow squad participant examined optimistic for COVID-19 on Friday.
The group stated it consulted with the NFL and is following league protocols and conducting soccer actions remotely.
The Jaguars are scheduled to play host to the Detroit Lions at 1 p.m. ET at TIAA Financial institution Area on Sunday, and the group stated in a press release they’re nonetheless planning to play the sport.
The group stated it discovered Friday evening that the participant had examined optimistic and was given a POC take a look at to verify the optimistic outcome.
The Jaguars have follow squad gamers sit collectively and aside from the gamers on the energetic roster throughout group conferences.
That is the primary optimistic take a look at for a Jaguars participant since operating again Ryquell Armstead was positioned on the reserve/COVID-19 checklist on Sept. 5