Browns linebacker Sione Takitaki has been placed on the COVID-19 list after testing positive for the virus. Takitaki will miss this week's game at Jacksonville, along with star defensive end Myles Garrett, who became ill last week. Coach Kevin Stefanski said it's possible the No. 1 overall pick in 2017 could return for the Dec. 6 game against Tennessee.
The Thanksgiving night game between the Ravens and Steelers has been switched to Sunday because of coronavirus issues with Baltimore. The NFL announced the move Wednesday, but did not specify a time of game nor which network would televise it. Baltimore placed outside linebacker Pernell McPhee on the reserve/COVID-19, joining running backs Mark Ingram and J.K. Dobbins and defensive tackle Brandon Williams.
The NFC East is on track to make some very bad playoff history.