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Business of Football: Big Ten returns; Tyrod Taylor’s legal case

Before getting to the usual column, a word about today’s breaking news of positive COVID-19 tests shutting down team activities in the NFL:

Despite all the vigilance that the NFL and its players have shown, it was inevitable that COVID-19 would rear its head with a group of players and/or team personnel. That has now happened with the Titans and, by extension, their opponent on Sunday, the Vikings. It is way too early for alarm, as this “abundance of caution” (keeping teams out of their facilities) is what we have all prepared for. But as I said throughout the offseason, playing through the pandemic is no sure thing. The NFL has powered through with confidence since March: Free agency, the draft and training camp all went full speed ahead with necessary testing and precautions. And the first month of the season seemed surprisingly normal, with the biggest COVID-19 story line

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Modern Healthcare Ranks Perficient Among Top Ten Largest Healthcare Management Consulting Firms

Perficient, Inc. (Nasdaq: PRFT) (“Perficient”), the leading global digital consultancy transforming the world’s largest enterprises and biggest brands, today announced that it has been ranked the ninth-largest healthcare management consulting firm in Modern Healthcare’s 2020 survey. The annual survey ranked healthcare management consulting firms according to 2019 revenue from total healthcare consulting fees. Modern Healthcare previously recognized Perficient as a key healthcare consulting leader in their 2020 survey ranking the largest healthcare IT consulting firms.

“We are honored to once again be recognized by Modern Healthcare as a leading healthcare consultancy, this time as one of the largest healthcare management consulting firms,” said Patrick Schwierking, vice president, Perficient. “We believe these recognitions further validate Perficient’s status as a trusted digital partner to leading healthcare organizations.”

The COVID-19 pandemic has caused untold challenges to healthcare payers, providers, and life sciences companies alike. Organizations must be proactive and agile in their forward-thinking

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