Zika virus concerns force Jim Harbaugh to cancel satellite camp

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The NCAA couldn’t stop Michigan coach Jim Harbaugh’s satellite football camp tour, but the Zika virus has.

Harbaugh was supposed to be in American Samoa – which is located between Australia and Hawaii — on Thursday for one of his camps, but John Raynar, the communications director for the Republican Party of American Samoa, says the camp has been canceled.

The Jim Harbaugh American Samoa Gridiron camp that was slated to happen on Thursday has been cancelled due to fears of…

Posted by John Raynar on Wednesday, June 29, 2016

Harbaugh’s wife, Sarah, is expecting a child, and the Zika virus can be particularly harmful to newborns if their mothers are infected.