Rodgers activated from COVID-19 list
GREEN BAY, Wis. (WBAY) - UPDATE: The Green Bay Packers have officially activated quarterback Aaron Rodgers off the reserve/COVID-19 list.
However, Rodgers has been added to the injury report with no game-status designation for a toe injury, according to the team.
As previously reported, Rodgers had tested positive for COVID-19 on November 2nd.
Earlier in the day, sources told ESPN Rodgers had remained asymptomatic during the past 10 days.
The Packers take on the Seattle Seahawks at home Sunday afternoon.
On Saturday, the Packers also announced cornerback Isaac Yiadom was also activated off the COVID-19/reserve list.
The team adds LB La’Darius Hamilton was released.
INITIAL REPORT: Reports say Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers has met the return-to-play protocols set by the NFL and the NFLPA.
According to ESPN’s Adam Schefter, sources tell him the MVP quarterback has remained asymptomatic from COVID-19 after testing positive for it it on November 2nd.
If cleared, the Packers will need to activate Rodgers by 3 p.m. CT Saturday for Sunday’s home game against the Seattle Seahawks. In order to play, he has to nest negative twice within 24 hours.
Check back for updates.
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