New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady has won an NFL-record 31 consecutive regular-season starts at home, a streak that will be in jeopardy Sunday when Eli Manning and the 5-2 New York Giants pay a visit to Gillette Stadium. Meanwhile, in upstate New York, the Buffalo Bills will put their perfect home record on the line against the New York Jets in a game with all kinds of playoff implications. And the undefeated Green Bay Packers travel to San Diego to meet the struggling Chargers, who cling to a share of first place in the AFC West.
Memo details updates to NFL's COVID-19 protocols; masks required for players on sidelines
Major updates to the NFL's COVID-19 protocols were sent to all clubs on Monday in a memo obtained by NFL Network's Tom Pelissero. Among the updates are a mandate for players to wear face coverings on the sideline if they are not wearing a helmet or entering a game with those who do not subject to discipline.