South Alabama pausing football workouts to test team for COVID-19

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MOBILE, Ala. (WKRG) — South Alabama Atheltic Director Dr. Joel Erdmann confirms to News 5 that the Jaguar football workouts have been put on “pause” for an additional round of COVID-19 testing. 

Erdmann tells WKRG that the team has had positive tests. He did not disclose how many.

He says they will pause at least a week to test all players and staff members, and once they get a new baseline, they will consult with medical professionals on a return date.

Randy Patrick will have more on News 5 at 10 p.m.


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