Wisconsin quarterback Graham Mertz has reportedly tested positive for coronavirus on a second test.
According to CBS Sports, Mertz’s second test for coronavirus has come back positive, and he’ll now be out for 21 days. (RELATED: David Hookstead Is The True King In The North When It Comes To College Football)
Wisconsin qb Graham Mertz has tested positive for COVID a second time (backing up the first positive) and will enter the Big Ten’s 21-day protocol, a source told CBS Sports. https://t.co/pLIYcHiqde
— Dennis Dodd (@dennisdoddcbs) October 27, 2020
If the test came earlier than Sunday, then I think there’s a real chance he could play against Michigan. If it came on Sunday, then he’s out for the next three games.
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Seeing as how Chase Wolf reportedly also has the virus, that means Danny Vanden Boom will be tasked with running the offense against Nebraska, Purdue and Michigan.
To call that a tall task is the understatement of the year.
If there was ever a time to call in some favors with the big man upstairs, now is the time. The Badgers are facing the toughest task we have faced in my lifetime.
It’s a damn shame, but let’s just go out there and get the job done.