“很可怕,” 齐默说, speaking to the media during the team’s regularly scheduled press availability on Wednesday.
, including ESPN and NFL.com
, reported the player involved is offensive lineman Dakota Dozier
. CNN has reached out to the Vikings for comment
“One of our players that was vaccinated, he had to go to the ER last night because of Covid,” Zimmer said Wednesday. “我的意思是, it’s serious stuff.”
When asked for an update on the player’s condition, 齐默说, “he’s stable now” and is still in the hospital.
“He had a hard time breathing,” 齐默说.
The coach added roughly “29 伙计们” who were in close contact are now getting tested, “including myself.”
Dozier was placed on the reserve/Covid-19 list about five days ago. The list is for a player who tests positive or has been in close contact with an infected person.
The team has four other players on that list: Harrison Smith, Garrett Bradbury, Ryan Connelly, and Timon Parris.