Amari Cooper COVID-19 replace: What’s subsequent after Cowboys WR dominated out for Sunday
The Cowboys shall be with out considered one of their prime large receivers Sunday after they face the Chiefs.
Amari Cooper was positioned on the group’s COVID-19 reserve listing Friday. That makes him unavailable to play at Kansas Metropolis in Week 11. The timing additionally jeopardizes his availability for the Cowboys’ Thanksgiving Day matchup towards the Raiders.
Cowboys shall be with out WR Amari Cooper on Sunday vs. Chiefs. He’s in COVID-19 protocol. Standing now in query for Thanksgiving sport vs. Raiders.
— Michael Gehlken (@GehlkenNFL) November 19, 2021
Sporting Information has every little thing you could find out about Cooper’s standing, together with whether or not he’s vaccinated:
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How lengthy is Amari Cooper out?
Cooper’s placement Friday on the COVID-19 listing implies that he is unavailable to play towards the Chiefs on Sunday at Arrowhead Stadium.
In accordance with the NFL’s COVID-19 protocols, vaccinated gamers who check optimistic and are symptomatic must be remoted whereas contact tracing takes place. These gamers must be out till they’ve had two destructive assessments not less than 24 hours aside. If a participant is unvaccinated, they’ll have to be remoted for 10 days and have to be asymptomatic earlier than their return.
If Cooper is vaccinated, he might return in time for the Cowboys’ Thanksgiving Day matchup towards the Raiders. If he’s unvaccinated and has examined optimistic for the virus, the earliest he might return to sport motion is Dec. 2.
With Cooper out, Cowboys quarterback Dak Prescott will depend on main receiver CeeDee Lamb, Cedrick Wilson and Michael Gallup on Sunday.
Is Amari Cooper vaccinated?
In accordance with ESPN’s Todd Archer, Cooper is unvaccinated. He might want to bear a compulsory 10-day isolation and produce two destructive COVID-19 assessments with out signs earlier than he can return to the sector. If he assessments destructive twice on Nov. 29, he might be cleared to play within the Cowboys’ Dec. 2 matchup towards the Saints.
Archer additionally reported that Cooper examined optimistic for COVID-19 and can miss the Cowboys’ video games Sunday and on Thanksgiving.
Amari Cooper has been positioned on the reserve/COVID 19 listing and can miss the Cowboys subsequent two video games.
— Todd Archer (@toddarcher) November 19, 2021