Washington has placed DT Daron Payne on the Reserve/COVID-19 list. This is the 7th player to be placed on the list since players reported to training camp on Tuesday.
Update from Daron Payne:
I do not have covid ♂️— Daron Payne (@94yne) August 1, 2021
Ron Rivera has been vocal about his frustration with players who haven't been vaccinated. He has acknowledged that the team can't force people to get the shot(s), but has run through the scenarios that will hurt the team with them.
We have placed DT Daron Payne on the Reserve/COVID-19 List.— Washington Football Team (@WashingtonNFL) August 1, 2021
We're not told if contract tracing or players test positive.— Ben Standig (@BenStandig) August 1, 2021
Unvaccinated players must isolate for at least 10 days, whether symptomatic or not. Fully vaxed, asymptomatic players can return to camp after 2 negative tests at least 24 hours apart.
WFT 1st preseason game: 8/12. https://t.co/yJPNDLdPmi