Jun 22, 2020 2:15 PM

College athletes signing COVID-19 waivers before workouts

Posted Jun 22, 2020 2:15 PM

UNDATED (AP) — American universities have begun the process of playing sports through a pandemic. SMU is having its athletes put a signature on a waiver, acknowledging the risks for COVID-19. Ohio State and Missouri have pledges they are requiring athletes or their parents to sign before the players can take part in voluntary workouts. Legal experts say athletes may be signing away some of their rights.