Titans take Ice Bucket Challange after Tim Shaw reveals he has ALS

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

  • The Tennessean profiled former Tennessee Titans linebacker Tim Shaw, who declared that he has been diagnosed with ALS. He then performed the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge on Wednesday. The entire Titans team took the challenge in his honor simultaneously.

Shaw was released by the Titans after last season and he retired from the NFL earlier this year.

  • CBS Sports talked to NFL executive vice president for football operations Troy Vincent about the fine process for dangerous hits.

Vincent explained the process in a series of eight tweets.

-- Bill Bradley, contributing editor

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