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Odell Beckham Jr. is anticipated to stand the Pittsburgh Steelers on Sunday after trying out detrimental for COVID-19 a 2nd time whilst recuperating from an sickness.

The entire Browns’ assessments from Friday got here again detrimental Saturday morning, an individual accustomed to the placement instructed the Akron Beacon Magazine, so Beckham was once cleared to go back to workforce headquarters. The individual asked anonymity because of the sensitivity of the placement.

The Browns could have a walk-through consultation later within the day, then bus to Pittsburgh.

The Browns (Four-1) despatched Beckham house from paintings Thursday with an sickness, however the extensive receiver did not take a look at certain for the coronavirus. If truth be told, he has had two assessments go back as detrimental since then.

Odell Beckham Jr. is about to play Sunday. (Photograph: Ken Blaze, USA TODAY Sports activities)

The NFL lately advised groups to stay contributors in their organizations out of membership amenities in the event that they start to revel in signs akin to coughs and sore throats. Symptomatic people want two detrimental COVID-19 assessments separated through 24 hours to rejoin their workforce in individual. Beckham simply went in the course of the protocols.

On Friday, Browns trainer Kevin Stefanski stated Beckham felt smartly sufficient to stand the Steelers (Four-1) in an AFC North showdown at Heinz Box.

“He is doing higher, sure,” Stefanski stated on Zoom.

The Browns formally indexed Beckham as questionable to play Sunday, however Stefanski made it transparent Beckham is anticipated to play so long as he continues to check detrimental. The consequences from the Saturday trying out of all avid gamers might be identified previous to Sunday’s video games.

So far as Beckham lacking Thursday and Friday’s practices, Stefanski did not appear frightened. He defined Beckham “were given some excellent paintings in Wednesday” right through observe, have been in digital conferences Thursday and Friday and would have the ability to take part in a walk-through consultation Saturday so long as he was once granted re-entry into the workforce’s coaching facility. He was once.

“I believe there may be sufficient time to catch him up,” Stefanski stated.

Beckham is tied for the workforce lead in catches (21), holds the lead in receiving yards (294) and is tied for the lead in landing receptions (3). He additionally has 3 carries for 72 yards and a TD this season. He hasn’t ignored a sport since becoming a member of the Browns, who traded for him in March 2019. He performed with a core muscle harm all through closing season and had surgical treatment in January.

Nate Ulrich may also be reached at nulrich@thebeaconjournal.com.

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