Vancouver Sun

NFL PROB­ING TI­TANS OUT­BREAK

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A Ten­nessee Ti­tans player and coach tested pos­i­tive for COVID-19 on Sun­day morn­ing, bring­ing the to­tal num­ber of pos­i­tives in the or­ga­ni­za­tion to 18 — nine play­ers and nine oth­ers — in the past week. There have been 20 pos­i­tive re­sults in all in the or­ga­ni­za­tion. The NFL and the NFL Play­ers As­so­ci­a­tion are in­ves­ti­gat­ing whether the team's per­son­nel broke league pro­to­cols. The league and union are re­ported to have re­quested video­tapes of team ac­tiv­i­ties to try to un­der­stand how the out­break oc­curred. Mean­while, the New Eng­land Pa­tri­ots were in­formed they will play the Chiefs in Kansas City at 4:05 p.m. to­day. The NFL post­poned Sun­day's game af­ter Pa­tri­ots quar­ter­back Cam New­ton tested pos­i­tive for COVID-19. Fol­lowup tests and point of con­tact tests be­gan on Satur­day. New­ton is out for Week 4 and prob­a­bly Week 5.

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