PITTSBURGH — The Pittsburgh Steelers learned just hours before their Thursday practice that their Week 4 game against the Tennessee Titans will be rescheduled to later in the season.
The NFL decided to postpone the game past their initial hopes of Monday or Tuesday after one more Titans player and one personnel tested positive for COVID-19 on Thursday morning. The league released a statement saying they will set a new date for the matchup “shortly.”
“I’m disappointed because we were preparing to play, and we’re not getting an opportunity to,” head coach Mike Tomlin said. “But we understand the nature of the environment we’re in in 2020 so we’re adjusting accordingly. There’s disappointment. No question. We’ve worked in the beginning portion of this week in preparation for what we thought was an opportunity against an undefeated team in their home venue. You lean in on those opportunities.”
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