Trent Brown | Photo by Jim McIsaac/Getty Images
It is his fifth missed game of 2020 season
Yet, the team has made Brown one of their inactive players. Brown was activated off the reserve-COVID-19 list Friday after being on it for nine days. He practiced for the first time in three weeks Friday.
The team said Sunday morning Brown was not active because he was ill, but is not related to the coronavirus,
Sam Young will likely start for Brown. This is the fifth game in seven games that Brown will miss. He left the Week 1 win over Carolina with a calf injury and didn’t play again until a Week 5 win at Kansas City. Brown, who signed a four-year, $66 million contract in 2019, missed five games last season.