DETROIT — Coming off one particular of the most important upsets of the year, Detroit Lions quarterback Jared Goff has been placed on the reserve/COVID-19 checklist.
Tackle Matt Nelson has also been included to the checklist, the Lions declared.
A total of 47 players had been placed on the COVID-19 checklist Monday, all as a end result of a beneficial examination. Which is the most the NFL has had in a single working day.
Goff concluded 21 of 26 passes for 216 yards with three touchdowns through Sunday’s thirty-12 win around Arizona.
Goff’s first year in Detroit has been whole of problems, with the team getting 2-11-one, and this is the most up-to-date one particular. He claims the highs and lows have brought him closer to the recreation.
“It tests you. It seriously does. You say you appreciate it until you lose nevertheless lots of in a row we dropped, proper? And then it really is difficult to continue on to. But you do for the reason that you do appreciate it,” Goff stated subsequent Sunday’s win. “I imagine it does examination you and in that way, it has strengthened it [my appreciate for the recreation]. You find out how difficult it is to win, and then you win a recreation like right now in opposition to arguably the finest team in the league. On paper we do not match up with them, on paper we do not.