November 24th, 2020

Naquan Jones said he had COVID-19 and has recovered. The senior defensive tackle is the first Spartan athlete to announce contracting the coronavirus, and Jones said it has had a ripple effect across his family. “I’ve lost family members to COVID, and that’s something that my family takes very serious…,” Jones said Tuesday. “It was very stressful for my family, so I did have a few concerns. But at the end of the day, I love to play football. MSU was doing a great job with their safety measures, and I felt safe. So that thought kind of comes out of my head.”

Source: Detroit Free Press