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Giants’ Saquon Barkley, Xavier McKinney, Matt Skura in COVID-19 protocol

The Giants are currently dealing with a COVID-19 scare.

There were thirteen beneficial COVID-19 tests within just the Giants corporation Tuesday. Working backs mentor Burton Burns was the only one particular who analyzed beneficial on the re-take a look at. As a result, players, Tier one, and Tier 2 staff were necessary to re-take a look at Wednesday.

1 of the players that to begin with analyzed beneficial for the virus was jogging again Saquon Barkley. Though he’s vaccinated, Barkley has been positioned in the COVID-19 protocol and wasn’t equipped to practice Wednesday.

According to NFL Network’s Mike Garafolo, security Xavier McKinney and offensive guard Matt Skura were also in the protocol Wednesday.

If you are vaccinated and have a verified beneficial COVID take a look at, you will need to have two detrimental tests in a 24-hour period alongside with zero indications in purchase to be cleared to engage in.

This goes for Barkley, but his lingering ankle damage is also a variable in whether or not he fits up this Sunday towards the Raiders.

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