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Sport New relocation: Thanksgiving game Steelers against Ravens now on Tuesday

01:45  28 november  2020
01:45  28 november  2020 Source:   sport1.de

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The Steelers have had one game postponed this season because of COVID-19, and now their Thanksgiving night game against the Ravens is postponed 24): As of Tuesday afternoon, ESPN's Adam Schefter reported that the Ravens - Steelers Thanksgiving game was still on as scheduled.

Ravens - Steelers game postponed until Sunday afternoon. Over the last week, the Ravens have reported at least nine positive cases to players and staff, with additional members of the organization expected to test positive as well.

The game of the Pittsburgh Steelers against the Baltimore Ravens in the NFL originally scheduled for Thanksgiving has been rescheduled again.

Erneute Verlegung: Thanksgiving-Partie Steelers gegen Ravens nun am Dienstag © Provided by sport1.de New relocation: Thanksgiving game Steelers against Ravens now on Tuesday

Cologne (SID) - The game of the Pittsburgh Steelers against the Baltimore Ravens in the US football professional league NFL, originally scheduled for Thanksgiving last Thursday has been relocated again. After a corona outbreak at the Ravens, the game should now take place next Tuesday.


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Last Wednesday the league moved the game to next Sunday. It is now known that at least twelve Baltimore players tested positive, including star quarterback Lamar Jackson, according to media reports.

The renewed postponement to Tuesday was now due to "an abundance of precautionary measures to ensure the health and safety of players, coaches and match day staff," said the NFL.

Should the game go as planned, the game originally planned for next Thursday between Baltimore and the Dallas Cowboys would be postponed to December 7th.

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