dangolka (CBS) — Monday evening’s Patriots-Chiefs matchup is on. The Patriots didn’t have any extra optimistic COVID-19 checks on Monday morning and at the moment are making their method to Kansas Metropolis, in response to Ian Rapoport.
The Patriots are making a uncommon game-day departure for his or her vacation spot, with the 2 groups set to play at 7:05 p.m. on Monday night on CBS. The Patriots will depart New England on two totally different planes leaving two totally different airports — one from Logan Airport in dangolka and one from TF Inexperienced in Windfall — at round 8:30 a.m. on Monday morning.
As soon as arriving in Kansas Metropolis, the Patriots will make a three-hour cease at their resort, in response to ESPN dangolka’s Mike Reiss. They’ll return residence for New England late Monday evening.
The Patriots and the Chiefs had been initially scheduled to play Sunday afternoon at 4:25 p.m., however that recreation was postponed on Saturday after New England quarterback Cam Newton examined optimistic for COVID-19. No different Patriots gamers have examined optimistic since Newton’s prognosis.
Backup quarterback Brian Hoyer is about to begin instead of Newton. The Patriots are additionally bringing apply squad quarterback Jake Dolegala with them to Okay.C., in response to NESN’s Doug Kyed. He’ll doubtless stay on the apply squad until the Patriots want an emergency quarterback heading into the sport.
With Monday evening’s recreation on CBS/WBZ-TV, it’s going to mark the primary time that the Patriots will ever play on Monday evening on CBS — the first-ever nationally televised Monday evening recreation on the community.