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The NFL has pushed again its Week 12 recreation between the Baltimore Ravens and the Pittsburgh Steelers for a third time due to the Ravens’ COVID-19 outbreak, based on a number of reviews.
With Baltimore already slated to face the Dallas Cowboys subsequent Monday, the NFL is also transferring Pittsburgh’s subsequent scheduled recreation Sunday in opposition to the Washington Soccer Crew again someday, the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette reported.
The most recent shift comes after the NFL ordered the Ravens’ facility to stay closed Monday morning, and a reported menace of a wildcat strike by Baltimore gamers if the sport remained scheduled for Tuesday night time with out observe time. The Ravens now are slated to carry a walkthrough observe Monday night time, and “they’ll presumably get some observe time Tuesday, as effectively,” according to NBC’s Pro Football Talk.
The Ravens and Steelers have been initially slated to play on Thanksgiving night time earlier than a number of constructive exams on the Baltimore roster compelled a postponement to Sunday after which to Tuesday night time.
Whereas it’s uncommon for the NFL to play on a Wednesday, the Giants opened their 2012 season in opposition to Dallas on a Wednesday night time as a result of President Barack Obama was slated to talk the next night time on the Democratic Nationwide Conference.