Eight Tennessee Titans personnel test positive for COVID

The NFL is facing its first outbreak of the novel coronavirus on a team during the 2020 season after the Tennessee Titans shut down in-person activities Tuesday following a series of positive test results among players and other personnel.

The Minnesota Vikings, who played the Titans on Sunday in Minneapolis, also suspended in-person team activities, including practices and live meetings, at least temporarily.

The Titans had three positive test results returned Tuesday morning among players and five positive results among other team personnel, the NFL and NFL Players Association said in a joint written statement.

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