Dallas Cowboys wide receiver Amari Cooper was fined $14,650 on Thursday by the NFL for breaking the league’s COVID-19 health and safety protocols for unvaccinated players.
As ESPN reported, the violation occurred when Cooper attended a Dallas Mavericks basketball game last week and did not wear a mask.
According to the NFL’s rules for unvaccinated players, “A player who is not fully vaccinated is prohibited from attending a professional sporting event unless he is seated in a separated seating section, such as a suite or owner’s box, is wearing PPE, and there are no more than 10 people in that separate seating section.”
Cooper missed two games in November after testing positive for COVID-19.
Following the Cowboys week 18 win over the Philadelphia Eagles, Cooper discussed doing everything possible to