NFL provides update on coronavirus contingency plans

The NFL sent an update to players Saturday on its reaction to the coronavirus pandemic, in accordance to Pro Football Speak.

The web site wrote that it bought a duplicate of the memo from NFL main healthcare officer Allen Sills, which reportedly was sent to players through the NFL Gamers Affiliation.

The memo recapped the ways that the league has taken above the previous 10 times in reaction to the COVID-19 outbreak, which includes designs to hold the draft devoid of supporters current, postponing offseason crew pursuits (OTAs), closing crew amenities to players and banning interaction of players and crew workers except for ongoing rehab courses.

Sills wrote, in section, “The NFL Draft will seem various this year. The clubs’ range of players will proceed as scheduled April 23-twenty five. Nonetheless, public events in Las Vegas are cancelled. Supporters can continue to abide by the draft working day pleasure on Tv set, and the NFL is discovering innovative solutions for how the method will be performed and will share that information as it gets to be obtainable.”

No NFL player is recognized to have tested good for COVID-19, but Saints head mentor Sean Payton did announce Thursday that he has the virus.