Members of the Centennial High School junior varsity football team practice at the school's varsity stadium in Ellicott City, Md., Wednesday, Sept. 6, 2017. Centennial decided not to field a varsity team this year because not enough boys wanted to play. Nationwide, participation in high school football is declining, in part because of concerns about head injuries. Ben Nuckols AP Photo
Members of the Centennial High School junior varsity football team practice at the school's varsity stadium in Ellicott City, Md., Wednesday, Sept. 6, 2017. Centennial decided not to field a varsity team this year because not enough boys wanted to play. Nationwide, participation in high school football is declining, in part because of concerns about head injuries. Ben Nuckols AP Photo

Football's decline has some high schools disbanding teams

October 06, 2017 6:46 AM