WATCH LIVE: Alabama head football coach, Nick Saban, holds presser after testing positive for COVID-19


BATON ROUGE, La (BRPROUD)- Alabama head coach, Nick Saban, announced today that he has tested positive for COVID-19.

He released this statement:

“I found out earlier this afternoon that I had tested positive for COVID-19. I immediately left work and isolated at home. At this time, I do not have any symptoms relative to COVID, and I have taken another PCR test to confirm my diagnosis. I informed our team of my positive test at 2 p.m. today on a Zoom call and let them know offensive coordinator Steve Sarkisian will oversee preparations at the complex while I work from home.”

Saban will hold a press conference via zoom on October 14 at 5:55 p.m.

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