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Report: Ryquell Armstead expected to miss the rest of the season

The Jaguars running back has reportedly been hospitalized twice with complications to COVID-19
Credit: AP
FILE - Jacksonville Jaguars running back Ryquell Armstead (23) sets up for a play during the second half of an NFL football game against the Indianapolis Colts Sunday, Dec. 29, 2019, in Jacksonville, Fla. Armstead is expected to miss significant time after landing on the COVID-19 list for the second time in five weeks. Coach Doug Marrone says Armstead will be sidelined "a while.” “I can't put a real timetable on it, but he'll be out for a while," Marrone said Monday, Sept. 7, 2020.(AP Photo/Phelan M. Ebenhack, File)

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. — It has been kept quiet for the majority of the season, the condition of second year Jaguars running back Ryquell Armstead. Many speculated that he had been dealing with COVID-19 for the better part of this season but today ESPN first reported that Armstead has been hospitalized twice due to complications with the virus.

Armstead is expected to miss the remainder of the season according to the report Sunday afternoon.