Mike Reiss and Field Yates reports that the Patriots are canceling their Friday practice after another positive COVID-19 test surfaced.
According to Reiss, there’s a second test the Patriots are waiting to confirm as positive.
Adam Schefter explains that if the game between the Patriots and Broncos can’t be played on Sunday, the NFL would be in a very tough predicament from a scheduling standpoint, considering that both teams had their byes last week.
This could force the NFL to consider implementing a Week 18 and moving the game to the end of the regular season.
New England just reopened their facility a few days ago after dealing with positive COVID-19 tests in recent weeks.
Cam Newton and Stephon Gilmore were both activated from the COVID-19 list and were set to return this weekend.
We’ll have more regarding the Patriots as the news is available.