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The one remaining hurdle the entire Raiders offensive line faces to return from reserve/COVID-19 list

Jon Gruden, Trent Brown, Raiders, COVID-19

The Las Vegas Raiders host the Tampa Bay Buccaneers in Week 7 and the team is hoping the starting offensive linemen will be able to suit up.

While the Raiders activated their offensive linemen off the reserve/COVID-19 list, they won’t be officially cleared until Sunday’s tests come back clean, per Mike Garafolo of NFL Network.

Raiders center Rodney Hudson, guards Gabe Jackson and Denzelle Good, and tackle Kolton Miller joined Trent Brown on the COVID-19 list. All five players were deemed high-risk contacts on Thursday under the NFL’s virus protocols, but Las Vegas is hoping they’ll be able to play against the Buccaneers with one more test coming.

The NFL announced on Thursday that the Raiders’ game against Tampa Bay, which was originally scheduled for Sunday night on NBC, has been moved to 4:05 p.m. ET “out of an abundance of caution to ensure that a game would be available for fans on Sunday Night Football.”

The Seattle SeahawksArizona Cardinals game will be on Sunday Night Football now, while the Raiders-Bucs game will be aired on FOX.

Las Vegas is 3-2 on the season. The team had Week 6 off as its bye week. The Raiders defeated the Kansas City Chiefs on the road in Week 5, which was arguably the biggest win of quarterback Derek Carr’s career.