@gmfb @nflnetwork Under the NFL’s proposal, the one preseason game would be played in what normally is the third preseason week, the week of Aug. 27. That’d provide an extra week of preparation, though not the full 21 days of strength and conditioning players want.

The NFL’s latest proposal to players includes just one preseason game, rather than two, sources say.

Players still want no preseason games and a longer acclimation period. But a sign the sides are working and getting closer to a plan for 2020.

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All 32 teams have submitted infectious disease emergency response plans, which have been approved by NFL chief medical officer Dr. Allen Sills as well as joint infectious disease experts, per source. Union also must approve before teams can have more than 20 players in building.

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