The NFL on … Wednesday?
For the first time since 2012, the NFL is playing a game on Wednesday — as the Pittsburgh Steelers and the Baltimore Ravens are meeting in a game originally scheduled to be played on Thanksgiving.
A Covid outbreak among the Ravens necessitated a postponement — or, rather, a series of postponements. First, the contest was pushed back to Sunday. Then, additional positives required a move to Tuesday. And now, this highly-anticipated matchup between two AFC powers is set for Wednesday afternoon.
At one point, the Ravens had 20 players on the Covid-19/Reserve list. Many on that list were confirmed positives, while others were close contacts. Among the positives was star Ravens