Odell Beckham is cleared to play this Sunday vs. the Pittsburgh Steelers.
The Cleveland Browns star wideout tested negative in their newest round of testing, NFL Network’s Mike Garafolo reports.
On Friday, NFL Network’s Tom Pelissero reported that Beckham stayed out of the team facilities with an illness that sent him home on Thursday. As a preventative measure, players with cold or influenza signs are being kept out of the building this year regardless of their screening results.
With a 2nd consecutive day of negative outcomes, that includes the rest of the Browns players, Beckham will rejoin the team on Saturday for their journey to Pittsburgh.
Beckham remains noted as doubtful with a illness on the team’s main injury report vs. the Steelers.
The Browns can breathe a sigh of relief after taking the correct steps to make sure the health of Beckham and the rest of his Browns colleagues. Ahead of an essential divisional matchup that will impact a top-heavy AFC North.
Beckham has taken pleasure in a stellar start to the 2020 season by scoring four touchdowns (3 receiving, one rushing) through 5 games. Beckham leads the team with 294 getting yards. Quarterback Baker Mayfield (chest) is also listed as questionable, but all are expected to play.