Status of Bengals, Colts game gets update from Indy’s owner

Status of Bengals, Colts game gets update from Indy’s owner
Empty seats in Paul Brown Stadium before an NFL football team scrimmage in Cincinnati, Sunday, Aug. 30, 2020. (AP Photo/Bryan Woolston) (Source: Bryan Woolston)

CINCINNATI (FOX19) - Sunday’s Bengals game against the Indianapolis Colts is still on, according to Colts owner Jim Irsay.

On Twitter, Irsay said emphatically the Bengals and Colts will still go head to head Sunday at 1 p.m.

Earlier in the morning, it was announced that members of the Colts organization tested positive for COVID-19 ahead of the Bengals road game.

However, the Colts said the tests were re-tested and confirmed negative.

“Earlier this morning, we were informed that four individuals within the organization tested positive for COVID-19,” the Colts said in a statement. “The four positive samples were re-tested and have been confirmed negative. After consultation with the NFL and Chief Medical Officer Dr. Allen Sills, the team will open the practice facility this afternoon under the league’s intensive protocol and will continue preparation for Sunday’s game against Cincinnati.”

The Bengals will face the Colts at 1 p.m. in Lucas Oil Stadium and you can watch the game on FOX19 Now.

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