The Steelers announced that Roethlisberger, offensive lineman Jerald Hawkins, running back Jaylen Samuels and linebacker Vince Williams are all on the reserve list and have to isolate for at least five days and test negative before they can be around the team again. Steelers' Roethlisberger, others removed from COVID-19 list AP PITTSBURGH (AP) — Ben Roethlisberger's unexpected week off won't stop him from starting against the Cincinnati Bengals. He just asked to be put on the COVID list so he can come back to play on Sunday and look like a hero right? The Steelers are resting several starters, including quarterback Ben Roethlisberger, who is 23-2-1 in his career against Cleveland. He then tests negative again for Covid on Saturday. He then tests negative again for Covid on Sunday. November 10, 2020 at 10:17 am Pittsburgh should have taken better precautions with Vance. If there is proof that Vance or the team failed to observe protocols, then by all means punish them. The Steelers … "Those guys will be working remotely throughout the week and testing daily," coach Mike Tomlin said Tuesday afternoon. The Steelers are resting several starters, including quarterback Ben Roethlisberger, who is 23-2-1 in his career against Cleveland. A day after NFL’s last unbeaten team placed tight end Vance McDonald on the COVID-19 list following a positive test, quarterback Ben Roethlisberger and three other teammates — inside linebacker Vince Williams, running back Jaylen Samuels and offensive lineman Jerald Hawkins … It was stupid for Vance to play and travel with team after he missed with illness this past week. 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Dass Ben Roethlisberger ein herausragender Quarterback ist, dürfte bekannt sein. Mike Tomlin tried to convince us Ben Roethlisberger needed a rest but he didn't need COVID-19 for that. Until then, the players are not allowed inside the Steelers facility. PITTSBURGH (AP) — The Pittsburgh Steelers’ pursuit of a perfect season has a new opponent in COVID-19. Ben Roethlisberger's unexpected week off won't stop him from starting against the Cincinnati Bengals. To suggest that Vance or the Steelers knew he had COVID and let him play in the Dallas game is just silliness. Steelers quarterback Ben Roethlisberger was placed on the NFL’s COVID-19 reserve list today. PITTSBURGH -- Coming off an unplanned bye week forced by a rash of positive COVID-19 tests in the Tennessee Titans organization, quarterback Ben Roethlisberger was audibly frustrated with the ramifications to the Pittsburgh Steelers' schedule. A win will put the Browns in the playoffs for the first time since 2002. The Pittsburgh Steelers have placed Ben Roethlisberger and three other players on the reserve/COVID-19 list after concluding they had been in close contact with infected Vance McDonald. They were placed on … Ben Roethlisberger is eligible to play Sunday for the Steelers after being activated Saturday from their covid-19 reserve list. #Steelers QB coach Matt Canada has indeed tested #COVID positive, but I’m told by multiple sources that QB Ben Roethlisberger was not deemed a close contact who needs to self isolate. The Browns are trying to shake free from COVID-19 to face the Steelers. UPDATE (10:03 a.m.): The Pittsburgh Steelers announced five players, including quarterback Ben Roethlisberger, have been placed on the reserve/COVID-19 list. A day after NFL’s last unbeaten team placed tight end Vance McDonald on the COVID-19 list with a positive test, quarterback Ben Roethlisberger and three other teammates — … Roethlisberger and the three other players who were placed on the reserve/COVID list never tested positive for the coronavirus. But all this proves to me is how little we all know about how this disease spreads and when it becomes detectable. ALL RIGHTS RESERVED, Download the TMZ App on the Apple App Store, Download the TMZ App on the Google Play Store. You must be logged in to leave a comment. Ben Roethlisberger and three other Steelers players -- Jerald Hawkins, Jaylen Samuels and Vince Williams -- were added to the reserve/COVID-19 list Tuesday as high-risk contacts. Here’s some Covid for you, and for you, and for you. Steelers time now. All clear: Steelers' Ben Roethlisberger, three others removed from Covid-19 list Roethlisberger cleared to start Sunday’s game against Bengals Quarterback was … The Steelers are resting several starters, including quarterback Ben Roethlisberger, who is 23-2-1 in his career against Cleveland. The post Ben Roethlisberger among four added to Reserve/COVID-19 list after Vance McDonald tested positive appeared first on The Comeback. The Pittsburgh Steelers have placed four more players on the COVID-19 list, including quarterback Ben Roethlisberger. enoughofthatalready says: Vance missed Friday’s practice with an “illness”. Pittsburgh Steelers quarterback Ben Roethlisberger and three other players were placed on the reserve/COVID-19 list on Tuesday, just one day after tight end Vance McDonald tested positive. Not a member? ... Ward and linebacker Malcolm Smith tested positive and were ruled out for Sunday's game. Steelers need to be punished. https://www.tmz.com/.../steelers-vance-mcdonald-tests-positive-for-covid PITTSBURGH — The Pittsburgh Steelers have placed four players, including quarterback Ben Roethlisberger, on the Reserve/COVID-19 list. The team's latest COVID situation has further impacted the Browns' ability to prepare for Sunday's game against the Pittsburgh Steelers. Post was not sent - check your email addresses! AP Sports Writer. Steelers' Roethlisberger, others removed from COVID-19 list | Fox News Fox News ALL RIGHTS RESERVED. The Steelers have placed Ben Roethlisberger on the COVID-19 list ... but it's NOT because he tested positive. McDonald's positive result stemmed from a test performed Sunday, and the results were returned Sunday night or Monday morning, Tomlin said. Steelers to sit QB Ben Roethlisberger vs. Browns. The move comes a day after … On Monday, the … Unfortunately, there are many people out there that can only feel good about themselves by running people down…like that makes them, somehow, superior. Hopefully, this is just a precautionary, contact tracing type thing. ... Ben Roethlisberger … The players get tested EVERY DAY. If these guys can’t practice this week, none of them are going to play on Sunday. Roethlisberger, … So Vance tests negative for Covid on Friday, but the Steelers take the precaution to have him miss practice. The Pittsburgh Steelers are going to let Ben Roethlisberger rest up ... the Browns added three more players to their lengthy COVID-19 list. Cincy has a good chance to win. McDonald's positive test came one day after the team beat the Dallas Cowboys, 24-19. Tomlin said that Roethlisberger and the three other players were added to … The Steelers have closed their practice facility after one player tested positive for COVID-19 and multiple people were determined to have been in close contact. exituselite says: It would suck to see the undefeated Steelers lose their first game because of stupid Covid. A win will put the Browns in the playoffs for the first time since 2002. If McDonald was experiencing symptoms -- he must isolate for at least 10 days ... and have 72 hours with no symptoms before he could be allowed to return to the team. This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. TAKE THEIR DRAFT PICKS, right Mike Florio? Ben is a real Meryl Streep, never surprises me. Pittsburgh should have taken better precautions with Vance, outlawdanman says: Quarterback Ben Roethlisberger was among four Steelers players put on the COVID-19 list Tuesday. The team placed Roethlisberger and three others on the reserve/COVID-19 list after they were deemed high-risk close contacts with tight end Vance McDonald, who returned a positive test for the virus Monday. The Pittsburgh Steelers have placed four more players on the COVID-19 list, including quarterback Ben Roethlisberger. Oh well. The team remains in the intensive COVID-19 protocol dating to last week after Baltimore Ravens DB Marlon Humphrey tested positive following the Steelers-Ravens game. The Pittsburgh Steelers activated Ben Roethlisberger and three other teammates from the reserve/COVID list on Saturday. He was deemed a "high-risk, … Register now! Aren’t teams supposed to be punished for this sort of thing? Have they closed their facilities yet? If McDonald tested positive, this could be a “close contact” thing. They were placed on … Ben Roethlisberger expressed frustration Wednesday with how the Titans' positive COVID-19 tests have impacted the Steelers' schedule. According to the team’s announcement, it is still possible that Roethlisberger and the other players will be able to play on Sunday against the Bengals, if they test negative this week. A day after the Steelers placed tight end Vance McDonald on the COVID-19 list following a positive test, QB Ben Roethlisberger and three other teammates — ILB Vince Williams, RB … As for Vance McDonald, his situation is different since he tested positive on Monday -- he could be required to miss more time, depending on other test results and other factors. Players can go on COVID-19 reserve either because they tested positive or because they were exposed to someone who tested positive. The Pittsburgh Steelers have placed four more players on the COVID-19 list, including quarterback Ben Roethlisberger. That has been Tomlin’s rule. The Pittsburgh Steelers' pursuit of a perfect season has a new opponent in COVID-19. The Steelers did not say whether any of the players placed on the list today tested positive. Mike Tomlin tries to spin Ben Roethlisberger’s week off as a positive Podcast Is Rodgers’ legacy at stake in NFC Championship? There is still too much meet and greet going on after the game is final. enoughofthatalready says: "Of course we got the short end of the stick," Roethlisberger said Wednesday. All the best – Marlon Humphrey. Ben may not have planned to go on the COVID list but between that and his knees he sure won’t miss the opportunity to tell everyone how he will tough it out. Still never got it, Protocol violation for sure, it’s the Raiders fault. but so many people on here said we’d never hear about the virus again after the election. Maybe it was the cowboys since they cannot win lets make it so other teams cannot play. ============================================================ Pittsburgh quarterback Ben Roethlisberger is one of four more players on the Steelers roster to be added to the COVID-19/reserve list. I actually think in Ben’s case he can use the rest. The 38-year-old QB is reportedly considered a "high-risk, close contact" person -- after Steelers tight end Vance McDonald tested positive for COVID on Monday. troy43mvp says: On Saturday the Pittsburgh Steelers activated quarterback Ben Roethlisberger and three other players from the COVID-19 Reserve list, ... who tested positive for COVID-19 on Monday. PFT Draft: Who must step up in conf. Big Ben will be tested negative by Saturday. © 2021 EHM PRODUCTIONS,INC. Bill Kostroun, ASSOCIATED PRESS ... Browns in the playoffs for the first time since 2002. Get TMZ breaking news sent right to your browser! Along with Big Ben, 3 other Steelers were placed on the COVID list for possible exposure -- offensive lineman Jerald Hawkins, running back Jaylen Samuels and linebacker Vince William. championships, Enter your zip code to find NBCSN near you. November 10, 2020 at 11:45 am Pittsburgh Steelers quarterbacks coach Matt Canada tested positive for the coronavirus, NFL Network’s Aditi Kinkhabwala reported Saturday. ... On Monday, the Steelers placed tight end Vance McDonald on the NFL’s COVID-19 list after a positive test result. A day after NFL's last unbeaten team placed tight end Vance McDonald on the COVID-19 list following a positive test, quarterback Ben Roethlisberger and three other teammates — … Now if they decide the Steelers didn’t do the best job they could to limit the spread of the virus after the test, then yes they can and should punish the team. To believe a highly tuned athlete can get this is ridiculous. Can’t really punish the Steelers when it’s possible the TE caught it during the Ravens game, playing against a Ravens corner who tested positive immediately after the game. Ben Roethlisberger expressed frustration Wednesday with how the Titans' positive COVID-19 tests have impacted the Steelers' schedule. Oh well. I think the league is going to have to adjust policies to keep anyone with an illness designation away from the team even if they are testing negative since the McDonald thing appears to be the same as Humphrey last week for the Ravens. I am shocked the coaches are allowing players to hug and shake hands with opponents. I actually think in Ben’s case he can use the rest. ————————————————————. Deemed 'High Risk' After TE Tests Positive, Man Charged with Threatening to Assassinate Her, ... Before Being Charged with Killing Daughter. The team's latest COVID situation has further impacted the Browns' ability to prepare for Sunday's game against the Pittsburgh Steelers. November 10, 2020 at 11:02 am Steelers' Roethlisberger, others removed from COVID-19 list AP PITTSBURGH (AP) — Ben Roethlisberger's unexpected week off won't stop him from starting against the Cincinnati Bengals. CINCINNATI — The Pittsburgh Steelers placed quarterback Ben Roethlisberger on the COVID-19 reserve list on Tuesday. Head coach Kevin Stefanski confirmed the staff member who tested positive for COVID-19 today is a coach, but would not get into further details. CLEVELAND, Ohio -- Browns safety Ronnie Harrison could be cleared for Sunday’s wild card game against the Steelers after a possible false positive COVID … If these guys can’t practice this week, none of them are going to play on Sunday. It would actually be because of “stupid Steelers”, not stupid Covid. Man that knee injury healed up pretty fast didn’t it? I guess Ben is faking it right folks? Why should the Steelers be punished for not taking proper precautions? — Aditi Kinkhabwala (@AKinkhabwala) November 29, 2020 What does it say when trolls attack a news story about players being put on Covid precautions? Several Steelers were held out of the “under the lights” practice at Heinz Field Saturday night due to a rash of COVID-19 positives returned from BioReference testing lab. Roethlisberger already went thru this once after sitting on the plane next to a Covid+ teammate. Ben Roethlisberger among 5 Steelers placed on reserve/COVID-19 list; Cowboys cancel practice (UPDATE) Updated Nov 10, 2020; Posted Nov 10, 2020 . Vance missed Friday’s practice with an “illness”. November 10, 2020 at 10:04 am. The Steelers announced that Roethlisberger, offensive lineman … (Michael Ainsworth/AP) If your going to have to have a top player miss a game you want it to be against the Bengals. A day after NFL's last unbeaten team placed tight end Vance McDonald on the COVID-19 list following a positive test, quarterback Ben Roethlisberger and three other teammates — … I think it’s clear that the daily testing isn’t as effective as everyone hoped. This should lower the spread…a betting opportunity! Sorry, your blog cannot share posts by email. Earlier K.O. Steelers tight end Vance McDonald was placed on the Reserve/COVID-19 list yesterday. championships. All four are eligible to play Sunday against the Cincinnati Bengals. As long as Roethlisberger and the rest of the Steelers players now on the COVID-list don't turn in a positive test, there is an avenue for them to play in Week 10. UPDATE: The Steelers said Ben Roethlisberger, Jerald Hawkins, Jaylen Samuels and Vince Williams have also been placed on the COVID-19 list.Below is the … Cincy has a good chance to win. Nope, Ben has played over the years with no practice all week. Against Dustin Poirier Mimicked by 5-Year-Old Brice, ©2021 EHM PRODUCTIONS,INC. Roethlisberger, offensive lineman Jerald Hawkins, running back Jaylen Samuels and linebacker Vince Williams were all placed on the list after tight end Vance McDonald tested positive for COVID … November 10, 2020 at 10:12 am. The Steelers are the only undefeated team left in the NFL this season -- and are in 1st place in the AFC North. The Steelers have also had at least one staff member test positive. #Steelers QB coach Matt Canada has indeed tested #COVID positive, but I’m told by multiple sources that QB Ben Roethlisberger was not deemed a close contact who needs to self isolate. Since the team announced they could possibly play this week, I would assume it’s a precaution. Steelers Place Ben Roethlisberger, 3 Others On Reserve/COVID-19. The Steelers announced a player had tested positive for COVID-19 Monday. Every team has to deal with this. Steelers need to be punished. According to NFL Network reporter Ian Rapoport, the Ravens are down two more starters thanks to positive COVID-19 tests. Get well soon guys! A day after NFL's last unbeaten team placed tight end Vance McDonald on the COVID-19 list following a positive test, quarterback Ben Roethlisberger and three other teammates — inside linebacker Vince Williams, running back Jaylen Samuels and offensive lineman Jerald Hawkins — joined it, making their availability for Sunday's game against Cincinnati (2-5-1) uncertain. That has been Tomlin’s rule. The team placed Roethlisberger and three others on the reserve/COVID-19 list after they were deemed high-risk close contacts with tight end Vance McDonald, who returned a positive … Malcolm Smith tested positive for COVID-19 Monday to the COVID-19 reserve list.. Since 2002 is just silliness COVID-19 to face the Steelers placed quarterback Roethlisberger. Missed with illness this past week, ASSOCIATED PRESS... 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