CDC Paid 'NFL Alumni' Assoc. $3.5 Mil To Promote Covid-19 Vaccine

CDC Paid 'NFL Alumni' Assoc. $3.5 Mil To Promote Covid-19 Vaccine

7/31/2021 11:07:00 AM

CDC Paid 'NFL Alumni' Assoc. $3.5 Mil To Promote Covid-19 Vaccine

The CDC paid the NFL Alumni association $3.5 million to promote the COVID-19 vaccine, TMZ Sports has learned.

The site also has a"Vaccination Tracker" and a link to access vax locations.The group is a separate entity from the NFL ... though you must have played or coached in the league to be a member.Prior to awarding the windfall of cash, the CDC issued a Notice of Intent, announcing the grant.

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"The [CDC] intends to award a sole source firm fixed price purchase order to The NFL Alumni Association (NFLA). The overall purpose of this contract is to facilitate collaboration among NFL Alumni and federal state and local public health officials as well as other local leaders to address vaccine hesitancy through communication and engagement with communities less likely to get vaccinated."

The notice continues ..."The CDC Vaccine Task Force will work directly with the NFLA to promote community-level and national COVID-19 education outreach and vaccination acceptance."The agreement with former players is interesting, because many current players and coaches are pissed about the NFL's new COVID vax rules

The league has threatened to take away players' game checks and even force forfeitures if unvaccinated players cause COVID outbreaks. Read more: TMZ »

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Nothing says generational pandemic expertise like the NFLPA. Imagine if every usa tax payer put 20 bucks a month in a joint bank account some real work could be done. So the plot thickens!!1🤔 TMZ are you doing your part to help promote importance of Covid vaccinations? You could make a HUGE impact with your global presence.

So? They should have paid more to end this shit. It isn't hard to get two free shots. EPIC BUSHMAN SCARE PRANK Ok 😬 Between that and what the state department paid for the murica campaign, the nfl is doing alright on free be money

'The war has changed': Delta strain equally contagious in vaccinated cases, masks a must, CDC saysVaccinated people are eight times less likely than unvaccinated people to contract COVID-19 and 25 times less likely to be hospitalized or die from the coronavirus. Why TF was the mask mandate dropped in the first place? This is false statement! Where the hell are Twitter fact checkers?

So? They already take way more from the US military for all those flyovers(yes the US pays the NFL for those), military honor ceremonies they do multiple times per game, and the 1000s of TV ads. All for recruitment purposes...need young soldiers to go bomb brown ppl for oil. This is the main reason why this Covid shit isn't going anywhere everyone wants to wants to be first in reporting BS no matter the consequences. All this does is feed into crackpot conspiracy theories.

DamienCollado you probably think this is “normal” too. Wake up. Defense Dept. paid NFL $5.3MM of taxpayer dollars to salute troops (2015) Exhibit A for the coach who got fired for not taking the vaccine. Lol

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CDC mask decision followed stunning findings from Cape Cod beach outbreakAll indications now are that the Provincetown outbreak investigation is among the pieces of new evidence behind the CDC's decision to ask Americans to once again put on their masks indoors, even if they are vaccinated. Read more: This is not surprising. Can't wait for the Pfizer variant. Science evolves and this virus is new. Which of the following would make you want to get vaccinated?

WaPo: CDC document warns Delta variant spreads like chickenpoxThe Washington Post is reporting on the details of an internal CDC document it obtained that warns the Covid Delta variant spreads as easily as chickenpox and causes more several illness than previous variants. We discuss that and more with Dr. Vin Gupta, Shannon Pettypiece, and Julie Pace. More “severe” vs. several . ? Other internal documents show that they will tell you anything to get you to take those experimental injections DElTA VariAnT SPrEaDS aS EasIly As chICKEnPOx AnD caUSes mOrE SeVERal iLLNESs

Internal CDC doc reportedly warns Delta variant may be more severeDr. James Hildreth tells Lawrence O'Donnell that new reporting about how the Delta variant may spread among the vaccinated means that 'this is not the same virus that we started with.' Dr. Ashish Jha agrees: “It's a different virus.” Yes. So wear a damn mask to cover your face or risk getting punched in it. The Idiocracy is shocking, but sadly not unexpected. Wearing a mask is no greater infringement on freedom than pants! NoPants PantsFree Had my 2nd moderna in feb. Got sick the first wk in june when local mask mandate lifted.. Don't know if it was covid... ... i didn't die. Btw,i never stopped wearing my mask.😷 Sounds kind of fake

CDC internal report says Delta variant as contagious as chickenpox - NYTThe U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) has described the Delta variant of the coronavirus to be as contagious as chickenpox and could cause severe illness, the New York Times reported, citing an internal CDC document. good تمنيكو تمنيكو but they weren't locking down people with chicken pox and the vaccine was not experimental and hastily approved to make fast cash.