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Cleveland Browns close facility after player tests positive for COVID-19

The Cleveland Browns and the Cincinnati Bengals stand for the National Anthem before an NFL...
The Cleveland Browns and the Cincinnati Bengals stand for the National Anthem before an NFL football game, Thursday, Sept. 17, 2020, in Cleveland. (AP Photo/David Richard)(AP)
Updated: Nov. 13, 2020 at 9:34 AM EST
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CLEVELAND, Ohio (WOIO) - The Cleveland Browns announced on Friday morning that a player tested positive for COVID-19.

The organization said the player was immediately placed into self-isolation, the Browns' facility was closed, and contact tracing is being conducted.

The Cleveland Browns, who did not identify the player who tested positive for a coronavirus infection, are scheduled to host the Houston Texans on Sunday. The NFL has not indicated yet if the game will be impacted.

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