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The eleven thinnest rosters in the NFL

SMG Logo By Mark Schofield of SMG | Slide 1 of 12: Football fans across the planet are hopeful that a 2020 season will take shape, one way or another. However, in a COVID-19 world, what that season looks like, if it happens at all, remains to be seen. One thing that the global pandemic might do to NFL teams is test their depth. As we learn of reports from college teams, and even NFL franchises, of players testing positive for COVID-19 and facing mandatory quarantine times, we can only speculate about what could happen in a potential 2020 season. What happens if some teams face an outbreak? What teams are ready to contend with the loss of players during such a situation? That might test the depth of NFL rosters in the season ahead. It is certainly a dark topic to consider, but one that we are forced to confront in this new world. NFL seasons are often struggles of attrition, and some rosters are deeper than others. Given these facts, what teams might face an uphill climb if their depth is tested?

Football fans across the planet are hopeful that a 2020 season will take shape, one way or another. However, in a COVID-19 world, what that season looks like, if it happens at all, remains to be seen. One thing that the global pandemic might do to NFL teams is test their depth. As we learn of reports from college teams, and even NFL franchises, of players testing positive for COVID-19 and facing mandatory quarantine times, we can only speculate about what could happen in a potential 2020 season. What happens if some teams face an outbreak? What teams are ready to contend with the loss of players during such a situation? That might test the depth of NFL rosters in the season ahead. It is certainly a dark topic to consider, but one that we are forced to confront in this new world. NFL seasons are often struggles of attrition, and some rosters are deeper than others. Given these facts, what teams might face an uphill climb if their depth is tested?
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