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Eagles coach Doug Pederson tests positive for coronavirus

Eagles Super Bowl-winning coach Doug Pederson tested positive for the corona virus, the NFL franchise confirmed Sunday.

The Eagles said Pederson is asymptomatic and self-quarantined.

The news comes after attacking lineman Lane Johnson was placed on the Reserve / COVID-19 list on Wednesday after his coronavirus diagnosis.

The organization follows the protocols established by the NFL and NFLPA.

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“All individuals in close contact with Pederson at our facility have been notified and will continue with daily testing procedures and adherence to all protocols before returning to the facility.”

The Eagles are scheduled for the Washington Football Team in Week 1 of the NFL season on September 13.

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