If you were to ask Tom Brady, it may be a little early to act like COVID-19 is in the NFL’s rearview mirror.
The phrase “New year, new me” apparently didn’t seem like a good idea to Houston sports teams, as the city has itself another disgruntled superstar to deal with at the beginning of 2021.
Take a look at some of the biggest names that were forced out of action due to the injury bug that ran through the NFL, varying from season-ending injuries to unknown timetables that could last weeks or months.
Some MLB and NBA players aren’t alone in their decisions to step away from their respective games for the 2020 season due to COVID-19, as numerous names across the NFL voiced their concerns and opted out before training camp began.
The Patriots have officially returned to the conversation when it comes to the NFL’s most interesting quarterback rooms, signing former Panthers QB and league MVP Cam Newton to a one-year deal.