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Update: 9:20 p.m.
**Click on story in tweet for details about Sanders.
According to a report, Miles Sanders and Zach Ertz are both scheduled to undergo MRIs Monday. https://t.co/3hdT3uYgOS
— NBC Sports Philadelphia (@NBCSPhilly) October 19, 2020
**Also, some good general knee info in this physical therapist’s thread. Click on the tweet to see the thread and what he believes the issue could be with Sanders (plus some potential good news on how much time he may miss).
– Miles Sanders
Sanders was ruled out fairly quickly after suffering a knee injury (suspected Right knee). Typically when ruled out this quickly, it is either a meniscus or MCL injury.
I’m leaning meniscus here given the mechanism of planting his foot with twisting…
— Jeff Mueller, PT, DPT (@jmthrivept) October 19, 2020
Update: 4:05 p.m.
Miles Sanders is hurt.
And so is everyone else basically. https://t.co/H2UA5WspQN
— Bleeding Green Nation (@BleedingGreen) October 18, 2020
Miles Sanders fumbles and Arcega-Whiteside picks it up for a TD 😅
— Bleacher Report (@BleacherReport) October 18, 2020
Update: 2:20 p.m.
Purdue coach Jeff Brohm tested positive for COVID Sunday. He informed his staff and the team this afternoon and is currently at home in isolation.
— Brett McMurphy (@Brett_McMurphy) October 18, 2020
FBS coaches who have tested positive for Covid-19:
Dan Mullen, Florida
Jason Candle, Toledo
Chip Kelly, UCLA
Les Miles, Kansas
Kevin Sumlin, Arizona
Mike Norvell, Florida State
Blake Anderson, Arkansas State
Jeff Brohm, Purdue
Nick Saban, Alabama (deemed a false positive)
— Rachel Lenzi 😷 (@rachelmlenzi) October 18, 2020
Update: 12:20 p.m.
Penn State's updated roster is a window into where Lions players made the most progress this offseason. https://t.co/eFWHcB7VSi
— Penn State Football (@psufootball) October 18, 2020
Update 10:30 a.m.
**Check back throughout the day for news and notes on Penn State players in the NFL.
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