Jags put 12 practice players, Mauro on COVID list

8:49 AM ET

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. — The Jacksonville Jaguars are placing 13 players — including 12 practice squad players — on the reserve/COVID-19 list after one player tested positive on Friday.

RB Nathan Cottrell, TE Ben Ellefson, LB Nate Evans, LB Joe Giles-Harris, WR Terry Godwin, WR Josh Hammond, OT Jared Hilbers, OL K.C. McDermott, DB Doug Middleton, DB Josh Nurse, OT Austin Pleasants, and WR Trey Quinn were placed on the practice squad/COVID-19 list. DE Josh Mauro, who just finished serving a five-game suspension for performance enhancing substances and was still on the exempt list, was placed on the regular reserve/COVID-19 list.

The Jaguars have practice squad players sit together and apart from the players on the active roster during team meetings.

The Jaguars are scheduled to play host to Detroit at 1 p.m. at TIAA Bank Field on Sunday and the team said in a statement they are still planning to play the game.

The Jaguars closed their facility on Saturday after the practice squad player tested positive for COVID-19 on Friday. The team said it consulted with the NFL and is following NFL protocols and is conducting football activities remotely. hat the player

Read More

 

Share on facebook
Share on twitter
Share on reddit
Share on pinterest
Share on email

Scroll to Top