Browns will miss the top three wide receivers against Jets on Sunday.
Jarvis Laundry, Rashard Higgins, and Donovan Peoples Jones are all considered high-risk close contacts with people with COVID-19 and will play at MetLife Stadium after being on the Reserve / COVID-19 list. I will miss you. In addition, wide receivers Kha Darel Hodge and linebackers BJ Goodson and Jacob Phillips have also been added to the Reserve / COVID-19 list.
As a result of these transactions, Browns left one wide receiver (Marvin Hall) on the roster of 53 people. They promoted receivers Ja’Marcus Bradley and Derrick Willies from the practice team and gave them three receivers for the Sunday match.
Cleveland had to change his travel plans on Saturday and move his flight to New Jersey from 2:45 pm to 7:00 pm after learning that Goodson tested positive for COVID-19. .. The rest of the players were considered to be closely related. Browns has also closed the training facility.
Browns (10-4) can beat Jets and secure a playoff spot to help with other outcomes.
Landry, Higgins and Peoples-Jones all played against the Giants last week. Laundry leads the Browns with 67 catches and 789 yards and has received three touchdowns. Higgins leads Cleveland with four touchdowns and is second on the team with 35 catches and 544 receive yards. People’s Jones has made 13 catches and 2 touchdowns at 293 yards this season.
The game is in progress as planned. The NFL has shown that the game will take a lot of time to move and has not canceled the game this season. Lions played the Buccaneers on Saturday, despite the lack of a provisional head coach, defense coordinator, and three position coaches in Detroit due to strict quarantine regulations. Earlier this season, Broncos had to play Saints without a true quarterback after one of Denver’s quarterbacks was positive and the other quarterbacks were excluded due to close contact with him. It was.
Cleveland received some good news related to the Reserve / COVID-19 list and activated Jedrick Wills, the rookie’s left tackle.
Jets has activated rookie RB La’Mical Perine from the injured list. Perine has missed the last four games due to a high ankle sprain. They also promoted LB Noah Doukins, Sharif Finch and Brady Sheldon from the practice team.
– NFL Sports
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