The coronavirus doesn't care how young, old, strong, frail, famous or anonymous anyone it infects is. So it should come as no surprise that some very famous current and former athletes are coming down with the illness every day.
According to Mike Freeman of Bleacher Report, former Jaguars star Tony Boselli has been hospitalized due to the coronavirus. Per the report, Boselli was initially admitted to the intensive care unit. Thankfully, he has reportedly been doing better since then.
Boselli was the No. 2 overall pick by the expansion Jaguars in 1995. In just seven years with the team, Boselli made five Pro Bowls and three First-Team All-Pro selections. He was voted to the NFL 1990s All-Decade Team and his a four-time finalist for the Pro Football Hall of Fame.
Boselli was the first member of the team's Pride of the Jaguars in 2006, and currently works on the Jaguars play-by-play team for local radio.
We've seen NBA players like Rudy Gobert, Kevin Durant, and Donovan Mitchell and others test positive in recent weeks. We've also seen Knicks owner James Dolan, Saints head coach Sean Payton, Arsenal manager Mikel Arteta and actor Tom Hanks test positive too.
Unfortunately, as more and more people get tested for the virus, more are likely to test positive.
It could be a very long time before things return to normal.