Recommended Video: No fans. No exhibition games. A ton of testing. And plenty of fingers crossed to see if it all actually works. The plan to play professional football this fall is finally coming into focus, just as rookies are set to report to NFL training camps around the country. There will be an NFL season — or at least an attempt at one — even if that season looks unlike any of the 100 that have come before. Whether it ends as scheduled on Feb. 7 with a Super Bowl in currently coronavirus-ravaged Florida is debatable. But the events of the last few days — including some encouraging progress in other sports — at least offer some hope. Will it look the same as before? No, but we’re getting used to the idea that no sports will ever look quite the same again. Besides, once you get past the empty seats and the masks on the sidelines, it will look good enough. That’s being proven already elsewhere, and the NFL has surely taken notice. Golf, auto racing, boxing and UFC have all returned and fans have shown they’re more than eager to tune in and watch on television even… Read full this story
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