Santa Clara County COVID-19 restrictions could affect sports teams

Under the new restrictions, sports that involve direct contact are temporarily prohibited, which impacts the San Francisco 49ers and Stanford Cardinal football teams.
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Today we are announcing a tightening of our directives and James we'll discuss these details. This is not a shelter in place partner as I issued in March. But nevertheless the broader message is simple. And that is that we urge everyone to staying home to the greatest extent that you can't. Police stay home. Do not go out in less is more essential reasons are essential purposes. Update today to the professional sports in collegiate sports directive well temporarily suspend activities that require direct physical contact. Interaction agency and their camps and that means then for those teams. They will not be able to play games. Or have. Practices where they have direct contact with an account. It could create better yes. Well we'll you're going to be perfectly. We have been in touch with and we'll continue to be in touch when it all of the affected parties including sports news.

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