The tight end news comes to Philadelphia just after it was confirmed that they will lose defensive end Brandon Graham for the year to an Achilles tendon injury.
PHILADELPHIA – The Philadelphia Eagles they placed the tight end Zach Ertz on the reservation list / COVID-19 this Monday.
According to the protocols of the NFL, players who are vaccinated and asymptomatic may return after testing negative 24 hours apart, while unvaccinated players who test positive must remain in isolation for at least 10 days. The next game of the Eagles is in the “Monday Night Football“, on September 27 in front of the Dallas cowboys.
Ertz, 30, played Sunday in a 17-11 loss to the San Francisco 49ers, ending with a 6-yard catch on two directed passes.
The Eagles they have already lost a couple of key veterans to injuries this week. The head coach Nick sirianni confirmed on Monday that the defensive end Brandon graham he broke his Achilles tendon and he will miss the rest of the season. The guard Brandon brooks sustained a pectoral muscle injury and is expected to make it to injured reserve, but must return at some point in the remainder of the season, according to Sirianni.
“We are going to miss BG. It is the heart and soul of this team, “he said. Sirianni. “I look forward to seeing the guys step up, different guys taking the lead, just an ongoing role to play. Fletcher Cox as a leader. I think he is a great leader. Has been sharing that with BG; now it’s up to him to take on that role when we get back on the field to help lead that defense. “
The noob Landon dickerson replaced Brooks as a right guard. Sirianni said they haven’t decided if Dickerson or Nate herbig it would be the headline next Monday night.