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Dustin A. Hahn, Matthew S. VanDyke, and R. Glenn Cummins

fantasy sport audiences for quite some time ( Tedesco, 1997 ). Likewise, advances in technology employed in the production of sport broadcasts have altered the onscreen presentation of sports to include information about individual players, teams, scores, and more via on-screen graphics ( Nachman

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Kelly Sarmiento, Dana Waltzman, Kelley Borradaile, Andrew Hurwitz, Kara Conroy, and Jaimie Grazi

instruction in tackling technique and learning the skills to evade and absorb tackles would be beneficial ( Council on Sports & Fitness, 2015 ). However, there is a lack of evidence comparing different styles of tackling techniques that promote player safety. Two interventions focused on instituting changes

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Kevin S. Spink and Kayla Fesser

considering intervening with a focus on the correction of mistakes, it has been suggested that if players were allowed, or expected, to provide feedback to teammates, more accurate diagnoses and productive solutions may be generated during a game ( Johnston, Smith-Jentsch, & Cannon-Bowers, 1997 ). Second, the

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Wojciech Jedziniak, Piotr Lesiakowski, and Teresa Zwierko

physically impaired individuals (e.g., lower-limb amputees), especially during sports activities. Amputee soccer is a disabled sport designed for athletes with lower-limb amputations, who are outfield players, and with upper-limb amputations, who are goalkeepers. An amputee soccer team consists of six

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Sarah A. McGraw, Christopher R. Deubert, Holly Fernandez Lynch, Alixandra Nozzolillo, Lauren Taylor, and I. Glenn Cohen

Yeah, well, these injuries kind of affect you again mentally. Because someone could come in right after you and take your place. You get hurt and there’s always someone else. Like if you’re not one of the top… three players on the team you don’t want to admit you’re hurt because someone else is

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Ryan Thomson, Danielle Carabello, Jamie Mansell, and Anne Russ

Clinical Scenario Concussive injuries are common in professional football, as 645 concussions were diagnosed during in the National Football League (NFL) from 2012–2015, 1 for an incidence rate of 0.66 concussions per game. 2 Furthermore, most NFL players report at least one concussion during

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Luke Wilkins, Jen Sweeney, Zoella Zaborski, Carl Nelson, Simon Tweddle, Eldre Beukes, and Peter Allen

has received considerable research interest in the sports domain is that of elite soccer players. Studies have reported a number of disconcerting findings including, but not limited to: i) a prevalence rate for anxiety and depression of 26% for current professional soccer players and 39% for retired

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Susanna Kola-Palmer, Samantha Buckley, Gabrielle Kingston, Jonathan Stephen, Alison Rodriguez, Nicole Sherretts, and Kiara Lewis

is a significant lack of evidence on prevalence of symptoms related to CMD is professional rugby league. A recent Australian study of players in the National Rugby League (NRL) and the National Youth Competition (NYC) found an overall prevalence of depression of 12.6% and prevalence of generalized

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Ryan W. Guenter, John G.H. Dunn, and Nicholas L. Holt

Talent identification (TID) is the process of identifying individuals with the potential to excel in a given domain ( Williams & Reilly, 2000 ). A feature of the TID process in many North American sports is the draft system, a player-selection process designed to equitably allocate the playing

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Katherine Elizabeth Black, Alistair David Black, and Dane Frances Baker

competing against each other; and in the Northern Hemisphere, there is the European Rugby Champions/Challenge Cup with teams from across Europe competing. From these competitions, players are selected to represent their respective country for international games. Below these major competitions are the lower