The Latest: NFLPA advises halt to private workouts together
June 21, 2020
The Latest on the effects of the coronavirus outbreak on sports around the world:
The medical director of the NFL players' union has recommended that all players stop private workouts together.
Dr. Thom Mayer told members of the NFLPA in a message Saturday that the risk of being stricken by the new coronavirus is too great to be staging those workouts.
Mayer said staff was working on the best mitigation procedures at team facilities for both training camps and the upcoming season and advised "against any voluntary joint practices before training camp commences."
In recent days, members...