dangolka (CBS) — It was reported final week by ESPN’s Adam Schefter that Patriots quarterback Cam Newton and cornerback Stephon Gilmore had dinner the evening that Newton later came upon he had examined constructive for COVID-19. It was extensively assumed that Gilmore, who examined constructive a number of days later, had caught the virus from Newton.
However Gilmore’s spouse took to twitter on Tuesday to debunk Schefter’s report. In keeping with Gabrielle Gilmore, that dinner by no means occurred.
“There was no dinner out, I’m going that will help you out so that you guys cease reporting false information,” Gabrielle tweeted Tuesday afternoon.
There was no dinner out, I’m going that will help you out so that you guys cease reporting false information https://t.co/k9UxrnVWoQ
— Gabrielle Gilmore ❥ (@Eneekonese) October 13, 2020
“I’ve seen it circulating a pair instances and now I’m irritated,” she adopted up a short while later.
Newton’s constructive check on Oct. 2 led to that weekend’s Patriots-Chiefs recreation to be pushed again to Monday. The Patriots took two planes of their Monday morning journey to Kansas Metropolis, maintaining the shut contacts with Newton separate from everybody else. Gilmore, who was on that second aircraft, performed the complete recreation for the Patriots, however two days later, examined constructive for COVID-19.
Each Newton and Gilmore stay on the NFL’s reserve/COVID record, however may very well be eligible to return as early as this weekend towards the Denver Broncos.