Bears place DT John Jenkins on COVID-19 list

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The Chicago Bears put protective deal with John Jenkins on the Reserve/ COVID-19 list on Thursday, significance he checked favorable for the coronavirus or is being quarantined after can be found in close contact with somebody contaminated.

Jenkins played in 16 video games for Miami in 2015. He appeared in 8 video games with Chicago in 2017.

Jenkins likely would have supported nose deal with Eddie Goldman, who has actually pulled out of this season.

The Bears have three gamers on the COVID-19 list, consisting of tight end Eric Saubert and running back Artavis Pierce.


The Detroit Lions put protective back Justin Coleman and tight end Isaac Nauta on the reserve/COVID-19 list.

The list was produced for gamers who either test favorable for COVID-19 or have actually remained in close contact with a contaminated individual.

Coleman has actually not missed out on a routine-season video game considering that the 2016season Nauta appeared in 6 video games for Detroit last season.


The LPGA Tour’s go back to golf has actually yielded 2 favorable tests for the coronavirus out of the 466 provided to gamers and caddies prior to they took a trip and when they showed up in Ohio for the LPGA Drive On Championship.

The LPGA states Marina Alex had no signs when she checked favorable prior to leaving forInverness Following 10 days of quarantine, she is anticipated to return next week at the MarathonClassic The trip states one caddie also checked favorable and did not take a trip. The caddie was just to arranged to work the very first occasion.

Gaby Lopez has the favorable test result out of the 233 provided to gamers and caddies at the competition.

The LPGA states one gamer from the Symetra Tour, Fatima Fernandez Cano, checked favorable and withdrew from recently’s competition inMichigan The trip states she has actually recuperated and has actually been cleared to play.


The Buffalo Bills ended up being the NFL’s first string to send their novices house and hold training school from another location after 2 more gamers checked favorable for COVID-19

Defensive backs Siran Neal and Dane Jackson both checked favorable Thursday, upping the group’s overall to 5 considering that novices reported on July21 Neal is a second-year gamer and Jackson is a novice seventh-round draft choice.

The Bills stated the choice to send out gamers house was made as “a disciplined, proactive and preventative approach” in a quote to remove extra cases.

The Bills did not offer a timeline regarding for how long novices would continue working from another location.

Undrafted novice protective back Ike Brown was put on the group’s reserve/Covid-19 list Monday, followed by protective deal with Vincent Taylor and receiver Duke Williams on Wednesday.

— AP Sports Writer John Wawrow.


The Las Vegas Raiders have actually put backup running back Devontae Booker on the brand-new reserve/COIVD-19 list.

The list is being utilized for any gamer who evaluates favorable for the coronavirus or has actually been quarantined after having actually remained in close contact with somebody who has actually been contaminated.

Booker is the very first gamer the Raiders have actually put on the list.


The San Francisco 49 ers have actually put backup running back Jeff WilsonJr on the brand-new reserve/COIVD-19 list.

The list is being utilized for any gamer who evaluates favorable for the coronavirus or has actually been quarantined after having actually remained in close contact with somebody who has actually been contaminated.

Wilson is the 2nd gamer the Niners have actually put on thelist Receiver Richie JamesJr was put on it previously in the week.

Wilson had 27 brings for 105 backyards and 4 TDs last season.


Cleveland Browns punter Jamie Gillan has actually been put on the NFL’s reserve/COVID-19 list, which suggests he’s either checked favorable for the infection or remained in close contact with a contaminated individual.

Gillan is the 3rd gamer put on the list, signing up with running back Dontrell Hilliard and security Jovante Moffatt.

The Browns signed Gillan as an undrafted totally free representative prior to training school last season and the 23- year-old ended up being a fan preferred with his long air and thick Scottish accent. He used a kilt to Cleveland’s last house video game last season.

Gillan set a club single-season record by balancing 41.6 net backyards per begin 2019 as a novice. He also put 28 punts inside the 20.


The sideline location college football groups utilize to gather will be extended by 20 backyards this season and just one captain from each group will be allowed to take part in the pregame or overtime coin toss.

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NCAA playing guidelines oversight committee revealed modifications in football and other sports to accommodate for COVID-19 issues this coming season.

The group sideline location presently extends from one 25- backyard line to another. Those locations will now cover from 15 to15 Currently, as numerous as 4 group captains can take part in the coin toss. That has actually been minimized to one and just 2 authorities will be permitted to get involved.

In soccer, the charge for spitting at a challenger has actually been increased from an ejection and one- video game suspension to an ejection and two-game suspension. In beach ball, groups will not change benches throughout a match.


Georgia Tech has actually moved this season’s house video game versus Notre Dame to its school arena, mentioning unpredictability over scheduling due to the fact that of the coronavirus pandemic.

The Atlantic Coast Conference revealed a brand-new 11- video game scheduling format that consists of 10 conference video games, with Notre Dame signing up with as a full-time member for the 2020 season.

Georgia Tech was currently set to play Notre Dame at Atlanta’s 75,000- seat Mercedes-Benz Stadium onNov 14. While that video game stays a part of the Yellow Jackets’ modified ACC schedule, the unpredictability over a playing date triggered the school to move the contest to its routine house place, 55,000- seat Bobby Dodd Stadium.


Milwaukee Bucks coach Mike Budenholzer states guards Eric Bledsoe and Pat Connaughton will not play Friday versus the Boston Celtics after both gamers showed up late to Florida due to the fact that they had actually checked favorable for the unique coronavirus.

Budenholzer hasn’t revealed a timeline for when either gamer might appear in a video game. He states getting them a minimum of a number of 5-on- 5 session and some three-on-three work will be essential for their conditioning and establishing a rhythm.

Budenholzer states it’s a huge difficulty to conquer when everyone else has actually currently put in 10 to 14 days of work.


Season tickets will not be readily available for Dallas Cowboys video games this season.

The Cowboys revealed that due to NFL policies, federal government and CDC standards on the COVID-19 pandemic, capability at AT&T Stadium will be restricted.

The group sent out season ticket holders an e-mail providing them alternatives. They can decide in for the chance to acquire a minimal variety of tickets for a minimal variety of video games and will have the very first opportunity to acquire those tickets, though they might be in various places from their regular seats.

They also might decrease to purchase single-game tickets for the 2020 season however “will still retain tenure, seat location and associated benefits for the 2021 season and beyond.”

Any season ticket holders who have actually paid their billing cost will have the choice to use the credit to future ticket purchases or get a refund.

The Cowboys also stated any fans who acquired single-game tickets from a main NFL accredited channel for video games this season will be getting interaction from the point of purchase relating to cancellations of tickets and how to get a credit or refund.


The Phillies have actually gotten the outcomes of Wednesday’s screening, and while no gamers checked favorable for COVID-19 2 team member did test favorable.

One belongs to the training personnel and one belongs to the house clubhouse personnel.

All activity at Citizens Bank Park has actually been canceled up until additional notification.


Rookie running back Malcolm Perry is amongst numerous Miami Dolphins gamers who have actually contributed convalescent plasma after recuperating from COVID-19

The plasma assists clients still combating the infection.

“Being able to give back to people who weren’t fortunate enough to react the same way you did to the virus and give back to the community was important,” the previous Navy star stated in a declaration launched Thursday by the group.

People who have actually recuperated from the coronavirus have actually established antibodies to the infection that stay in the plasma part of their blood. By transfusing plasma from an individual who has actually recuperated from COVID-19 into a client still combating the infection, it can enhance their body immune system and possibly assist them recuperate.


There has actually been a spike in the variety of Rutgers’ football gamers who have actually checked favorable for COVID-19

New Jersey Health Commissioner Judy Persichilli stated the number is now 15 and kept in mind that even smaller sized events can result in favorable tests.

Rutgers stopped all in-person group activities and quarantined the whole program this previous weekend after finding out 6 individuals connected with the program had actually checked favorable.

The Big Ten Conference member had actually formerly reported 4 favorable tests considering that going back to school on June 15.


Sevilla states no other gamers have actually checked favorable for the coronavirus ahead of its Europa League match versus Roma.

The Spanish club revealed on Wednesday that Serbian gamer Nemanja Gudelj checked favorable for COVID-19 and was separated from the remainder of the team.

Sevilla states gamers and club workers were checked once again and no favorable outcomes were reported.

The club states training will resume with specific sessions.

Players and workers will continue to be checked prior to the group’s journey to Germany for the match.

The round-of-16 video game is arranged to be played onAug 6. The group prepares to take a trip on Tuesday.


Napoli president Aurelio De Laurentiis is worried about his club taking a trip to face Barcelona in the Champions League in the middle of a current spike in coronavirus cases in Spain.

De Laurentiis states “I hear a lot of perplexity and fear coming from Spain and they’re acting like nothing is wrong. What does it take to say, ‘Don’t go to Barcelona but rather go to Portugal, Germany or Geneva?’”

The Barcelona-Napoli video game is arranged forAug 8. The very first leg of the round-of-16 encounter completed 1-1 in Naples inFebruary The winner will advance to the quarterfinals in Lisbon, Portugal.

The Napoli president states “if they’ve decided to play the Champions League in Portugal and the Europa League in Germany, I think we can go to Portugal or Germany for the round of 16. I don’t understand why it should stay in a city that has a really critical situation.”


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