Las Vegas Raiders $ 500,000 and head coach Jon Gruden $ 150,000 after tournament deemed “recidivism” COVID-19 two federated sources told Yahoo Sports this season. “data-reacttid =” 16 “> The NFL fined Las Vegas Raiders $ 500,000 and head coach Jon Gruden $ 150,000 after what the federation considered a”; recidivism “against COVID -19 protocol this season, two federated sources told Yahoo Sports.
Other Raid players have violated various aspects of the COVID-19 rule Federation commissioner Roger Goodell has set out. “data-reacttid =” 17 “> The NFL will also deprive the Raiders 6 year 2021 draft option, after the federation determined that the assault on Trent Brown and other Raiders had violated various aspects of COVID -19 guidelines that federation commissioner Roger Goodell has outlined.
A spokesman for the Raiders team did not immediately respond to comment.
$ 350,000 fine is assigned Tennessee Titans in October for protocol violations were uncovered in the franchise in October. The latest fine bringing the Raiders’ total finances to $ 800,000 landed this season – and the fish fine Gruden multiplier to $ 250,000 – for derivative violations Brown landing on the COVID reserve list at the end of October, one person does not have a certificate Staff are allowed to enter the team changing rooms after 2 wins week New Orleans Saints on “Monday Night Football” and an additional fine for Gruden is not properly masked in the same game. Las Vegas also had 10 players fined a total of $ 165,000 for does not comply with COVID-19 protocol in a charity event at the end of September. “data-reacttid =” 34 “> The sanctions were the strongest the NFL put in place, exceeding the $ 350,000 fine assigned to the Tennessee Titans in October for Protocol violations were uncovered during that franchise in October. The latest fines bring Raiders’ total finances to $ 800,000 docked this season – and Gruden’s personal fine to 250,000 dollars – because the violation stemmed from Brown’s entry to the COVID bench at the end of October, a non-certified employee allowed to enter the dressing room team following Week 2’s win over New Orleans Saints on “Football Monday night ”and additional penalties for not properly masking Gruden during that match Las Vegas also had 10 players fined a total of $ 165,000 for not complying with COVID-19 protocols during an event. Charity at the end of September.
This latest penalty also becomes a clear indication of the determination of the NFL when applying penalties for teams under the “recidivism” flag. After a training exercise on October 21, the Raiders put Brown on the COVID-19 reserve list, while also quarantining five teammates linked to Brown when not wearing a mask. A joint investigation between the NFL and NFLPA also determined that Brown failed to adequately wear a monitoring device used to assist contact tracking teams in the event of a positive test result. calculated in the franchise.
Goodell put on the potential penalty table with the teams during the conference call in early October, when he issued a stern warning to the teams that the NFL would increase his penalties for continued COVID violations. Goodell then issued a memo for the teams to repeat the same warning. “Data-reacttid =” 38 “> While many teams have been penalized for COVID violations this season, Raiders is the first brand to be deprived of the draft option for repeated violations. Discussed with the teams during a conference call in early October, when he issued a stern warning to the teams that the NFL would increase penalties for continued COVID violations, Goodell then issued a memorandum for Teams repeat the same warning.
“Protocol breaches that lead to the spread of viruses, require adjustments to schedules or affect other teams will result in financial discipline and additional competition,” Goodell said in the memo. including adjusting or losing draft options or even disqualification. “… Simply put, compliance is imperative. Now is the time to curl up with our best protocols and practices throughout the season. “