BALTIMORE (AP/WJZ) — Robert Griffin III is slated to start at quarterback for the Ravens against the Pittsburgh Steelers after reigning league MVP Lamar Jackson was placed on the Reserve/COVID-19 list.

Griffin will be taking snaps from a third-string center and handing off to backup running backs Gus Edwards and Justice Hill.

CORONAVIRUS COVERAGE:

This comes as the Ravens placed several players on the Reserve/COVID-19 list.

The Thanksgiving night game between the Ravens and Steelers was first switched because of positive COVID-19 tests within the Ravens organization.

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CBS Baltimore Staff