Falcons’ owner Arthur Blank misses game with COVID-19

Credit: Curtis Compton

Credit: Curtis Compton

Falcons owner Arthur Blank has tested positive for COVID-19 and did not attend Sunday’s game against the Saints at Mercedes-Benz Stadium. It was the first game that’s he’s missed since he has owned the team.

Blank is vaccinated, including a booster shot. He has been a proponent of vaccination.

Blank is doing well and is in great spirts. He has mild symptoms and will be watching and listening to the game from home.