#Cleveland Browns

NFL network identified the two players who will miss the next game due to testing COVID-19 positive.(Representative Image/Pixabay)

  • NFL Network reported the Browns players testing positive were KhaDarel Hodge and Joel Bitonio
  • Special teams coordinator Mike Priefer will serve as Cleveland's acting head coach
  • The Browns were without six starters last Sunday because of COVID-19

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Half of the NFL's 14 playoff berths were at stake on the final day of the campaign. (Photo Credit: Unsplash)

  • The Cleveland Browns reached the NFL playoffs for the first time since 2002
  • Lamar Jackson became the first quarterback in NFL history with back-to-back 1,000-yard rushing seasons
  • Also sustaining their playoff hopes were the New York Giants, who beat visiting Dallas 23-19

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NFL has been severely hit by the ongoing pandemic. (Representative Image/Pixabay)

  • Cleveland Browns closed their training facility Saturday after a coach tested postive
  • At least five Brown players are expected to miss the next game due to COVID-19 safety protocols
  • Saints star rusher Alvin Kamara tested positive for COVID-19 and all other running backs were in close contact

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The club will not name the player until tracing is complete. (Photo Credit: Twitter/@Browns)

  • The Cleveland Browns have closed their practice facility and delayed their flight to New Jersey
  • The step was taken after a player tested positive for COVID-19
  • The Browns are scheduled to take on the New York Jets on Sunday