Wisconsin QB Graham Mertz tests positive for COVID-19

The redshirt freshman will miss this Saturday's game against Nebraska.
Huskers Set To Battle Badgers

LINCOLN – It was reported by CBS Sports this morning that Wisconsin QB Graham Mertz has test positive for COVID-19. The redshirt freshman tested positive for the virus this weekend, but after a further testing, the positive test results were confirmed.

Mertz will enter the 21-day protocol enforced by the Big Ten. He will miss this Saturday’s game against the Huskers.

Mertz is already the Badger’s backup quarterback after starter Jack Coan suffered a foot injury in preseason camp this year.

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