Seems like every week we hear about serious head injuries as an out-of-control problem for football. However, when it comes to concussions football is not the only sport with problems. Slate reports:
Football may have the highest number of concussions by sport because of the roster size, but many other sports see higher occurrence rates per athletic exposure. According to a National Academy of Sciences report released last month, field hockey, lacrosse, soccer, wrestling, ice hockey, and basketball have all proved about as dangerous or more so than football in recent years.