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HENDERSON, Nev.– The Las Vegas Raiders put novice cornerback Damon Arnette on the reserve/COVID -19 list on Monday.Arnette, the 19th general selection out of Ohio State in April’s draft, was currently on injured reserve after undergoing surgery on his ideal thumb the week of Sept. 30. Arnette injured his right hand in training school, and he was playing with a cast on it when he landed awkwardly on a sideline take on at the New England Patriots in Week 3. The novice has 13 tackles, 11 solo, and a pass defensed in 3 video games as a starter.The Raiders likewise took protective tackle Maurice Hurst off the reserve/COVID -19 list after placing him there on Oct. 6.
Las Vegas(3-2)is coming off its bye week and will host Tom Brady and the Tampa Bay Buccaneers(4-2 )at Allegiant Arena on Sunday night.NFL Network initially reported the news of Arnette being put on the reserve/COVID -19 list.