Report: Bears practice squad player tests positive for COVID-19

Contact tracing is ongoing.

(670 The Score) A Bears player on the practice squad has tested positive for COVID-19, Adam Schefter of ESPN reported Saturday. The player wasn’t named in the report.

Contact tracing is ongoing. The Bears beat the Buccaneers, 20-19, at Soldier Field on Thursday night. Practice squad players aren’t allowed to be on the sideline during games.

The Bears didn’t gather as a team Friday, and they have the weekend off. The Bears are currently scheduled to practice Monday, when coach Matt Nagy is also set to meet the media. Chicago next plays at Carolina on Oct. 18.

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