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The Atlanta Falcons have become the first team in the NFL to be fully immunized against Covid.

The Atlanta Falcons are the first NFL team to declare that all of their players have been vaccinated against Covid-19.
After coming into close contact with a positive case, players might stop completing daily testing, donning masks, and going into self-isolation because to their immunization status.
“On July 23, the Falcons reached a vaccination rate of 92 percent, ensuring that every player on the squad is protected against COVID-19.”
According to a statement on the team’s website, “each player will now experience the benefits of being able to work out and eat together.”
The news came about a month after NFL commissioner Roger Goodell announced teams would be forced to forfeit games if they were unable to play due to Covid outbreaks and would not be compensated for games missed due to unvaccinated players.
“As we learned last year, if we maintain a solid commitment to adhering to our health and safety rules and making necessary adjustments in reaction to changing situations, we can play a full season,” he wrote in the memo.
According to NBC Sports, all 32 NFL clubs have a vaccination percentage of at least 75%, with 15 teams reaching 95%.
97.1 percent of gamers had received at least one immunization since the last survey on August 11th.
Georgia has fully immunized 39 percent of its population, one of the lowest rates in the country, according to data.
The state is currently facing daily increases of over 5,700 cases.
Governor Brian Kemp has promised to invest $125 million in financing to help the state’s overburdened hospitals.
The Atlanta Falcons were contacted for comment by The Independent.

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The Seahawks are said to have made an offer to Jamal Adams and are waiting to hear back.

According to ESPN’s Brady Henderson, the Seattle Seahawks have reportedly made another offer to Jamal Adams and are waiting to hear whether he will accept it.
Henderson adds that the Seahawks and Adams’ agency haven’t communicated in several days.
Adams is seeking a contract extension that would make him the highest-paid safety in the NFL, surpassing Justin Simmons of the Denver Broncos’ $15.25 million per year average.
Due to his contract circumstances, the 25-year-old arrived at training camp on time this summer but has yet to practice.
According to Henderson, Adams and the Seahawks had been talking about a deal all offseason and have only lately come to a halt.
According to Mike Garafolo of NFL Network, the Seahawks are willing to make Adams the highest-paid safety in the league.
According to Garafolo, the veteran safety sees himself as more of a Fred Warner than a Simmons.
Warner recently inked a five-year, $95 million agreement with the San Francisco 49ers ($19 million AAV).
The Seahawks, on the other hand, are allegedly interested in keeping Bobby Wagner, their highest-paid defensive player, at $18 million per year.
As a result, it appears unlikely that Adams will receive money from Seattle in the same way that Warner did.
In 12 games last season, Adams, 25, set a career high with 9.5 sacks, three pass breakups, one forced fumble, 83 tackles, 11 tackles for a loss, and 14 quarterback hits.
After three seasons with the New York Jets, it was his first season with the Seahawks.
For the time being, Adams will play the 2021 season on his fifth-year option, which pays $9.86 million.

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The latest on the NFL’s COVID-19 response as teams and coaches disagree about immunization procedures.

Two assistant coaches left their organizations over pandemic-related policies one day after the NFL warned teams they may face forfeiture if a COVID-19 epidemic emerged from unvaccinated players. The Athletics Chad Graff confirmed Friday that Vikings offensive line coach Rich Dennison was fired after refusing to acquire the COVID-19 vaccine.
The Vikings later issued a statement indicating they were continuing in talks with Dennison, but that the former NFL assistant didn’t have an exemption to the league’s vaccine standards for Tier 1 personnel. “We will comply to the requirements of the procedures and of applicable law,” the statement said.
The league then committed to a number of incentives (together with the NFL Players Association) that would make working conditions for those who were vaccinated much better than for those who were not.