Report: Pats practice squad player placed on COVID list

Report: Pats practice squad player placed on COVID list

FOXBORO, Mass. — The New England Patriots have reportedly placed a second player onto the Reserve/COVID-19 list, according to a report from ESPN’s Field Yates. That news broke just after 4:30 on Tuesday afternoon.

After Cam Newton was added to the list following a positive COVID-19 test over the weekend, DT Bill Murray, a member of New England’s practice squad, was also reportedly placed on that list.

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Newton’s positive test, which was announced Saturday morning, caused New England’s game on the road against the Kansas City Chiefs to be postponed to Monday night. The Patriots fell in that contest at Arrowhead Stadium, 26-10.

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