A Saints participant had a optimistic COVID-19 check Saturday, however sources mentioned a retest got here again destructive and that contact tracing discovered destructive assessments amongst these gamers as properly.
The Saints are scheduled to play the Lions in Detroit at 1 p.m. ET.
The Athletic first reported the destructive retest.
Two different video games in Week Four have been postponed because of optimistic assessments. The Tennessee Titans‘ Week 4 game in opposition to the Pittsburgh Steelers has been rescheduled for Week 7 as eight gamers and eight staff personnel have examined optimistic because the staff’s Week 3 game final Sunday.
The Patriots’ game in opposition to the Kansas City Chiefs has been postponed after optimistic assessments from each groups, with plans to play the game on Monday or Tuesday. League sources informed ESPN’s Adam Schefter and Field Yates on Saturday that New England Patriots quarterback Cam Newton examined optimistic for COVID-19.