NFL: Seattle Seahawks at Pittsburgh Steelers

Aug 13, 2022; Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA; Seattle Seahawks quarterback Drew Lock (2) throws a pass against the Pittsburgh Steelers during the third quarter at Acrisure Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Philip G. Pavely-USA TODAY Sports

Seattle Seahawks quarterback Drew Lock tested positive for COVID-19 on Tuesday, shortly after coach Pete Carroll told reporters that Lock would start the team's next preseason game against the Chicago Bears.

Instead, Lock will miss Thursday's game and Geno Smith will lead Seattle as the team's quarterback competition heads into the home stretch.

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