The league said the Seattle Seahawks and Arizona Cardinals game will fill the 8:20 p.m. Et slot for NBC. The Bucs-Raiders will now be at 4:05 p.m. Et on Fox.
The move came “out of an abundance of caution to ensure that a game would be available for fans on Sunday Night Football.” The Seahawks are a favorite among football bettors, so the ratings are likely to be strong even without the marquee matchup of NFL superstar Tom Brady versus a surprisingly strong Raiders team.
Raiders tackle Trent Brown was placed on the reserve/Covid-19 list Wednesday, and the team sent home its starting offensive lineman as part of its contact tracing protocol. The league said it still