Cam Newton’s nice begin to the 2020 NFL season shall be briefly interrupted.

Based on the NFL Network’s Ian Rapoport, the New England Patriots quarterback examined constructive for the coronavirus on Saturday (October 3) and has been positioned on the reserve/COVID checklist.

Newton has been dominated out for his group’s upcoming recreation towards the Kansas Metropolis Chiefs, which has been postponed till both Monday or Tuesday.

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As of proper now, Newton’s COVID-19 case is an remoted prevalence and he’s being quarantined. The Patriots reportedly went by way of all regular procedures as soon as studying of the constructive check, which incorporates follow-up POC assessments. The group additionally instantly monitored information taken from the contact tracing units worn by gamers and workers.

The Patriots have but to journey to Kansas Metropolis with all choices remaining on the desk over the destiny of the sport. Learn the Patriots’ assertion over Cam Newton’s constructive check beneath.