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Notes: Detroit sports teams partner with governor to ask for medical volunteers

The Lions and other pro Detroit teams are working with the governor to call on volunteers to come to Michigan to help in the fight against COVID-19.

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Detroit pro sports teams, including the Detroit Lions, have partnered with the governor to send out the call for medical volunteers to come to Michigan to help in the fight against COVID-19.

“I am grateful for the health care professionals who are on the front lines of this pandemic every single day, but these brave men and women can’t do it alone,” Gov. Gretchen Whitmer said in a release.

Matthew Stafford is featured in the video:

“We’re calling on doctors, nurses, respiratory therapists, and other health care professionals to volunteer to sign up to help us fight COVID-19 and save lives.”

As well as Lions head coach Matt Patricia Matt Patricia:

“We’ll share your information with hospitals and reach out soon if there’s a good fit for you.”

And onto the rest of your notes.

  • It was last week, but in case you missed the Lions’ tribute to Jamal Agnew’s birthday:

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