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The Seattle Seahawks introduced Monday that head coach Pete Carroll has examined optimistic for COVID-19.
The crew mentioned Carroll, who’s absolutely vaccinated, is coping with gentle signs and can work remotely.
The Seahawks opened coaching camp final Wednesday and have their first preseason sport in lower than two weeks Aug. 13.
Carroll is the second notable NFL determine to have a optimistic COVID check introduced Monday, joining Arizona Cardinals quarterback Kyler Murray.
In March, the NFL and the NFL Gamers Affiliation agreed to suspend their joint COVID-19 protocols, which included masks necessities and common monitoring of gamers and staffers.
NFL Community’s Tom Pelissero reported in June the league was dropping its mandated surveillance testing as nicely.
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In different information from the memo: No extra “Tier” restrictions in facility or journey get together, and golf equipment might individually decide whether or not to require COVID vaccines/boosters for workers, topic to state legislation. So unvaccinated coaches who have been restricted in 2021 might not be in 2022.
The variety of optimistic COVID assessments in the USA started declining in the spring however has risen once more across the summer. In line with the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, the present day by day common for brand spanking new circumstances is 125,355.