FOXBOROUGH, Mass. — Cam Newton says he’ll use his time off from football while battling the coronavirus to quote -- “get healthy and self reflect on the other amazing things that I should be grateful for.”

Newton posted the message on his Instagram account Sunday.

The New England Patriots’ quarterback was added to the NFL’s COVID-19 inactive list this weekend along with Kansas City Chiefs practice squad quarterback Jordan Ta’amu.

Those infections prompted the NFL to push the Patriots-Chiefs game back a day to Monday night. The Patriots will play at Kansas City in a game airing on CBS at 7:05 p.m. EDT.

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