PITTSBURGH (KDKA) – More members of the Steelers organization have tested positive for COVID-19, according to a recent report

More positives in Pittsburgh: A coach and player tested positive with multiple contacts in Pittsburgh per source

Adam Schefter of ESPN reports that a coach and a player on the team have tested positive for the virus

According to NFL Network reporter Aditi Kinkhabwala, the player who tested positive is James Conner, she says, sources tell her he’s waiting for a second test to confirm if he has the virus and that contact tracing efforts are underway are

James Conner is the # Steelers player who tested positive for #COVID, multiple sources tell me He is waiting for a second test tomorrow to confirm these results Contact follow-up will continue And as with any positive case in the # NFL and in the country this is about recovery and good health

Another reporter, Gerry Dulac, reports that the special team’s trainer, Danny Smith, tested positive for the virus, according to the sources

This comes as the Steelers added three players to the Reserve / COVID-19 roster, the team announced on Friday that Stephon Tuitt, Isaiah Buggs and Jerald Hawkins are going defensive

The NFL states that the list was made for a player who either tested positive for coronavirus or who was quarantined after close contact with one or more infected people

James Conner

World News – USA – Report: James Conner, Steelers Coach test positive for COVID-19

Source: https://pittsburgh.cbslocal.com/2020/11/28/report-more-members-of-steelers-organization-test-positive-for-covid-19/