Wed, 28 Oct 2020

Report: NFL postpones Titans game vs. Steelers

Field Level Media
01 Oct 2020, 01:55 GMT+10

The NFL has postponed Sunday's Week 4 matchup between the Tennessee Titans and Pittsburgh Steelers due to an outbreak of COVID-19 among Titans players and team personnel, ESPN reported Wednesday.

The league is considering Monday night as an option, per the report.

Three Titans players -- defensive tackle DaQuan Jones, long snapper Beau Brinkley and practice squad tight end Tommy Hudson -- were placed on the Reserve/COVID-19 list on Tuesday as the NFL shut down the team facility. A fourth player returned a positive test Wednesday, according to NFL Network.

The Titans also reported five positive tests among team personnel.

There is no announcement yet on the status of Sunday's game involving the Minnesota Vikings. Their Week 4 game could also be postponed pending COVID-19 test results this week. The Vikings hosted the Titans on Sunday in Minneapolis and the team's facility was closed Tuesday and Wednesday.

--Field Level Media

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