St. Louis Rams DE Chris Long discusses rehab from foot surgery

Wednesday's health and safety news from the world of football:

  • In association with Epix cable network's feature on the integration of the NFL, published a photo gallery showing how the Browns helped to bring African-Americans into the NFL.
  • WBZ-TV in Boston looked at area schools that are using football helmets which don't rate high in the Virginia Tech STAR ratings.
  • The Staten Island Advance wrote about how one high school football player's death has sparked calls for medical officials to be present at every high school practice in the New York borough.

-- Bill Bradley, contributing editor

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