Report: Patriots RB Sony Michel Tests Positive for COVID-19, Two Other Players Placed on Reserve List

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Patriots running back Sony Michel has tested positive for COVID-19, according to The Athletic.

Right guard Shaq Mason and defensive end Derek Rivers have also reportedly been placed on the NFL’s COVID 19 Reserve list after coming in close contact with someone who had coronavirus.

New England’s game against the Denver Broncos is still scheduled to kick off Sunday at 1pm.

The Patriots have called up offensive lineman Caleb Benenoch, defensive end Rashod Berry, defensive tackle Nick Thurman, and wide receiver Isaiah Zuber from their practice squad as replacement players for those unable to play.

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