FOXBOROUGH, Mass. — The New England Patriots have canceled their Friday follow and participant interviews after a optimistic COVID-19 take a look at, in response to a supply, and are additionally awaiting affirmation on a second optimistic take a look at.
The Patriots are scheduled to host the Denver Broncos on Sunday. That sport had been rescheduled from Week 5 after the Patriots had beginning defensive deal with Byron Cowart take a look at optimistic two days earlier than kickoff.
Friday’s optimistic take a look at comes at some point after quarterback Cam Newton, cornerback Stephon Gilmore and follow squad defensive deal with Invoice Murray practiced for the primary time after being taken off the reserve/COVID-19 list.
The Patriots had been scheduled to follow Friday at 1 p.m. ET. Gamers beforehand stated they’ve solely been inside the power for weightlifting the previous few days, with all conferences being held nearly.
The power had been shut down Sunday, Monday and Tuesday, earlier than gamers returned Wednesday for conditioning work. The staff’s first follow of the week was Thursday.