Aaron Rodgers COVID Case and Other NFL Legal Woes

On the most recent Sporticast episode, hosts Scott Soshnick and Eben Novy-Williams are signed up with by Michael McCann, Sportico‘s legal expert, to chat through a series of NFL stories, starting with Aaron Rodgers testing positive for COVID-19.

One of the league’s most noticeable stars, Rodgers informed press reporters previously this year that he was “immunized,” which numerous required another method of stating he was immunized. The three-time MVP checked favorable for COVID today and while doing so exposed that he was not immunized. The group and league knew, however the confusion has actually appeared brand-new concerns concerning the league’s stringent guidelines for unvaccinated gamers, and whether Rodgers and the Packers followed those standards.

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Next, the trio speaks about the league’s continuous legal fight with the city and county of St. Louis. The NFL has actually been handed a series of losses in the event, which argues that the league broke its own laws in moving the Rams from St. Louis to Los Angeles. To make matters more complex, at their yearly fall event recently, NFL owners supposedly talked about the possibility that Rams owner Stan Kroenke might revoke his dedication to indemnify the other owners from damages in the match.

Last but not least, the group talks about the most recent in the fallout over the league’s examination into work environment harassment at the Washington Football Group. Commissioner Roger Goodell has actually repeated that the league will not go public with an parts of the examination, however lots of people talked to for the probe have actually openly stated they desire some information launched.

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Jobber Wiki author Frank Long contributed to this report.