9 of the Most Ridiculous Off-Field Athlete Injuries of All Time

STACK catalogs some of the craziest ways athletes have hurt themselves away from the action.

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Freak sports injuries can happen at any time. Whether a player suffers a torn ACL during a sack celebration or breaks a finger hitting a teammate's helmet, some bizarre injuries are inevitable in the heat of the moment. Apparently, the same principle governs off-the-field activities too. Spraining an ankle sliding into second base is one thing. Crashing into a glass table and cutting yourself after waking up from a nightmare in your apartment is another. Here are nine of the most ridiculous reported injuries that have happened to athletes during everyday life.

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