Broncos gamers are fuming over the second postponement of their Week 5 matchup towards the Patriots.
Quite a lot of gamers took to social media to vent that they had been being unfairly punished for the Patriots’ COVID-19 instances after the Patriots had a fourth participant take a look at optimistic Sunday morning.
“Ain’t no method we practiced all week they usually canceled our recreation,” star working again Melvin Gordon wrote on Twitter.
“Accidents at an all time excessive and our bye week was burned up with practices,” free security Justin Simmons wrote in a quote-tweet of Gordon.
2020 first-rounder Jerry Jeudy posted a succinct tweet of an emoji of a person face-palming to point his frustration.
The sport had already been moved from Sunday to Monday after 2019 Defensive Participant of the Yr Stephon Gilmore examined optimistic for coronavirus earlier within the week, which shut down the Patriots’ services. Quarterback Cam Newton had examined optimistic the week prior on Oct. 3 and stays on the COVID-19/reserve record. Broncos gamers had been already annoyed with the preliminary change.
“Why are we getting punished once we did nothing improper,” defensive finish Shelby Harris wrote on Thursday. “Pats go on a bye subsequent week and we’re caught on a brief week taking part in the dolphins assist it make sense.”
Offensive deal with Calvin Anderson additionally wrote Thursday that the Broncos adopted protocols and have had zero positives.
“End result when opponent has a number of optimistic exams: -Sport is postponed and our staff is compelled into a brief week the next recreation. Hmm,” Anderson wrote.
The Patriots vs. Broncos recreation has been tentatively rescheduled to be performed on Sunday Oct. 18 as reported by ESPN’s Adam Schefter. Each groups will lose their bye later this season.
This week’s Titans-Payments recreation remains to be scheduled to be performed on Tuesday.