NFL eliminate daily COVID-19 testing for remaining unvaccinated players in playoffs
Eight teams remaining in postseason contention, the NFL and NFL Players Association have agreed to eliminate daily COVID-19 testing for unvaccinated players.
The league and union had already agreed in the latter part of December to eliminate weekly testing for vaccinated individual
Unvaccinated players continued to fall under a different distinction and had to abide by daily testing protocol as they had all season.
A dozen players who have not received the vaccine would have been subject to daily testing, according to a person familiar with the situation
The other remaining non-vaccinated players are exempt from testing because they had tested positive for COVID-19 within the last 90 days.
NFL-NFLPA COVID-19 Protocols to eliminate the distinction between vaccinated and unvaccinated players to determine testing cadence.
According to league rules, players and family members can seek more regular testing. Take-home tests for athletes and staff are still available.
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