Late Saturday night, it was reported by Adam Schefter that the Detroit Lions were facing a possible roster shortage for Sunday’s game against the Denver Broncos as they awaited results from COVID-19 testing.
Schefter mentioned in his report that one possibility would be to move the game to Monday night.
Well, according to a report from Mark Maske, the Lions vs. Broncos game will go on as scheduled as the Lions’ entire traveling party tested negative on Sunday morning.
Maske noted that the status of the game was never in question and that there was never a discussion of contingencies.
Lions-Broncos is on as scheduled today in Denver, with source saying the status of the game was never in question, there was no discussion of contingencies and the entire Lions' traveling party tested negative today. In our Sunday live NFL updates…. https://t.co/xj5fNMTxAr
— MarkMaske (@MarkMaske) December 12, 2021