On Monday, Browns head coach Kevin Stefanski revealed that Garrett is “on observe” to be activated from the league’s reserve/COVID-19 listing — which was created for gamers who’ve both examined optimistic for or have been uncovered to the coronavirus — as early as Wednesday.
Garrett’s potential return would offer a giant enhance to a Cleveland protection heading into one in all its hardest matchups of the season towards the Tennessee Titans on Sunday. In Derrick Henry, the Titans lay declare to the NFL’s main rusher, in addition to a formidable passing assault headlined by quarterback Ryan Tannehill and huge receivers A.J. Brown and Corey Davis.
Previous to being positioned on the reserve/COVID-19 listing on Nov. 20, Garrett was having fun with an NFL Defensive Participant of the Yr-caliber season. In 9 video games, the No. 1 choose of the 2017 NFL Draft tallied a league-high 9.5 sacks and 4 pressured fumbles, together with a number of game-altering performs that helped the Browns get off to a 6-Three begin.
Whereas Cleveland gained each of its video games with out Garrett within the lineup, his absence, in addition to cornerback Denzel Ward’s absence, within the Browns’ 27-25 win over the Jacksonville Jaguars on Sunday did not go unnoticed. To that finish, Stefanski revealed that Ward will possible miss Sunday’s matchup towards Tennessee as he continues to get better from a calf harm.