Because it seems, it will not.
Relatively, DeWine stated on Thursday that whereas the state is extending its 10 p.m.-5 a.m. curfew till Jan. 2, it has additionally issued a variance that can apply to occasions together with Browns and Cincinnati Bengals house video games, the Columbus Crew’s look within the MLS Cup and the College of Cincinnati’s look within the AAC Championship Recreation. These in attendance at these occasions, nonetheless, shall be required to observe correct protocols, together with secure social distancing and the sporting of masks.
Underneath a present order, FirstEnergy Stadium is allowed a most capability of 12,000 followers.
DeWine additionally stated that he’s much less involved concerning the coronavirus spreading at outside occasions which might be following correct protocols than he’s about those that are gathering at house or indoor institutions. to look at the video games. On Thursday, DeWine introduced 10 “Keep Protected Ohio” protocols associated to the coronavirus heading into what he deemed “a very powerful three weeks” of the coronavirus pandemic.
Kickoff between the Browns and Ravens on Monday, Dec. 14 is scheduled for 8:15 p.m. ET. Moreover, Cleveland is slated to host the Pittsburgh Steelers in its regular-season finale at FirstEnergy Stadium on Jan. 3 — at some point after the present curfew is scheduled to run out.