Packers QB Rodgers tests positive for COVID-19 - reports

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Oct 28, 2021; Glendale, Arizona, USA; Green Bay Packers backmost Aaron Rodgers (12) reacts against the Arizona Cardinals astatine State Farm Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Mark J. Rebilas-USA TODAY Sports

Nov 3 (Reuters) - Green Bay Packers backmost Aaron Rodgers has tested affirmative for COVID-19 and volition miss the NFL crippled against the Kansas City Chiefs connected Sunday, U.S. media reported connected Wednesday.

With signifier squad backmost Kurt Benkert besides investigating positive, Jordan Love is apt to commencement successful spot of Rodgers, who told reporters asking him astir his vaccination presumption successful August that helium had been immunized.

The NFL Network reported that Rodgers has not been vaccinated.

Under league regulations, players who are unvaccinated and trial affirmative for the caller coronavirus indispensable quarantine for a minimum of 10 days.

The reports said the earliest Rodgers tin instrumentality to enactment is connected Nov. 13, a time earlier the Packers conscionable the Seattle Seahawks successful week 10.

Reporting by Shrivathsa Sridhar successful Bengaluru, editing by Ed Osmond

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