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Sport Calais Campbell shares Ravens' concerns about COVID-19

00:25  28 november  2020
00:25  28 november  2020 Source:   yardbarker.com

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The Baltimore Ravens placed Calais Campbell , Matt Skura, and Patrick Mekari on the Reserve/ COVID - 19 list Wednesday. Defensive end Calais Campbell and offensive linemen Patrick Mekari and Matt Skura will now miss the Ravens ' rescheduled game Sunday in Pittsburgh.

So far, the Reserve/ COVID - 19 list consists of: Quarterback Trace McSorley, running backs Mark Ingram and J.K. Dobbins, defensive tackle Brandon Williams, outside linebacker Pernell McPhee, defensive ends Calais Campbell and Ward, offensive linemen Patrick Mekari and Matt Skura and soon enough

A report on Thursday claimed some within the Baltimore Ravens organization are “rattled” by the team’s COVID-19 outbreak, and veteran defensive lineman Calais Campbell has seemingly confirmed that.

Calais Campbell that is standing in the grass © Tommy Gilligan-USA TODAY Sports

Campbell is among the players who have been placed on the reserve/COVID-19 list by the Ravens this week. While placement on that list does not necessarily mean a player has contracted the coronavirus, Campbell implied in a tweet on Friday that he has. He responded to some reports about Baltimore’s COVID-19 situation and said players “just want to contain this outbreak.”

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Another Ravens player hit the Reserve/ COVID - 19 list on Thanksgiving Day, as the team placed defensive end Jihad Ward on the list in the afternoon according to a The Ravens have now put eight players on the COVID list this week: Running backs Mark Ingram and J.K. Dobbins, defensive tackle

The Ravens ' team-wide COVID - 19 outbreak isn't slowing down yet. The # Ravens had one player and a couple of staff members test positive for COVID - 19 , source said. Defensive end Calais Campbell and lineman Patrick Mekari and Matt Skura were placed on the list on Wednesday, so

“We just want to contain this outbreak! Speaking from experience…you don’t want to catch covid! This virus is brutal!” Campbell wrote. “I pray no one else has to go thru this. This is bigger than football.”

We now know that Campbell and star quarterback Lamar Jackson are among those who have tested positive for COVID-19. Despite that and the Ravens closing their facility for the time being, their game against the Pittsburgh Steelers is still scheduled for Sunday.

Several players have taken to Twitter to express frustration with the way the NFL is handling the COVID-19 pandemic. Steelers players ripped the NFL over the schedule changes, while Campbell seemed to indicate the Ravens are more concerned than annoyed.

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The Ravens biggest COVID case of the season unfolded on Thursday night. Ravens quarterback Lamar Jackson has tested positive for COVID - 19 , NFL Network's Ian Rapoport reported Thursday. The Ravens ’ star starting quarterback would be the ninth player this week to have tested positive and

Amid rising coronavirus cases and concerns , the NFL is implementing new safety protocols as well as postponing what would have a Thanksgiving Day matchup between the Baltimore Ravens and the Pittsburgh Steelers. NBC’s Morgan Chesky reports for TODAY from Arlington, Texas.

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