5 Most Dangerous Fall Sports for Your Kids

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Most Dangerous Fall Sports

In high school, fall means Friday night football games, pep rallies and homecoming traditions. While these activities bring students excitement and pride, they also pose serious risks: between 1982 and 2012, fall sports accounted for more catastrophic events—that is, incidences where athletes suffered fatal, permanent, or otherwise severe injuries—than any other season, according to a report from the National Center for Catastrophic Sport Injury Research (NCCSIR).*