The NFL will ban national anthem singers from games in the upcoming season to help contain the spread of the coronavirus, a new report claims.

Michael McCarthy with Front Office Sports tweeted the report as breaking news Monday.

“BREAKING: NFL won’t allow National Anthem singers on-field this year. ‘The Star-Spangled Banner’ will still be played,” McCarthy wrote.

“But due to COVID-19 concerns, performers will have to pre-tape the anthem – or have their rendition

Source: NFL To Ditch On-Field National Anthem Performance: Report