Sprouts Covid-19 between unvaccinated players may cause the loss of matches in the
This Thursday a new protocol was announced in American football in which if there were cases of Covid in the teams, they could lose games or even have an impact on the sowing in the face of the NFL Playoffs of the following season.
“If a game is canceled / postponed because a team is unable to play due to a Covid spike among its unvaccinated players / staff or as a result of them, then the burden of cancellation or delay will fall on the club experiencing the infection by Covid “
“We will seek to minimize the burden on the opposing team or clubs. If a team is unable to play due to a Covid spike in vaccinated individuals, we will attempt to minimize the competitive and economic burden on both participating teams,” the statement said.
What the NFL is looking for is that all players and members of the 32 teams comply with their complete vaccination schedule In order to reduce the risks of contracting coronavirus and also avoid a possible week 19 due to the rescheduling of matches.
Even the league said it will not extend the 2021 season due to new Covid-19 outbreaks that could occur among unvaccinated players that can lead to game cancellation, according to Tom Pelissero of the NFL Network.