Relative Risk of Stinger by Football Position

Higher Risk

Defensive Back, Tight End

0.14 stingers per player per year (approx.)

Moderate Risk

Running Back, Defensive Line, Offensive Line

0.09 stingers per player per year 

Lower Risk

Linebacker, Quarterback

 0.06 stingers per player per year

Mild Risk

Wide Receiver

0.04 stingers per player per year 

Minimal Risk

Kicker

0.00 stingers per player per year 

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