Wednesday's health and safety news from the world of football:
- The Spartan Daily of San Jose State reported on the Race to the Row, an event to honor late NFL player and Army Ranger Pat Tillman.
- A bill protecting the safety of youth sports referees moved through the Senate Judiciary Committee in Michigan, the Detroit Free Press reported.
- A study released Tuesday in the Springer's Journal of Injury Epidemiology concluded that state concussion laws should be expanded to include summer camps, all-star teams and travel teams in youth sports.
- The Osceola Sentinel-Tribune in Iowa reported that the state's governor signed a proclamation declaring March as Traumatic Brain Injury Awareness Month.
-- Bill Bradley, contributing editor