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Table 1 Change in body composition over the course of the season

From: A longitudinal study examining the effects of a season of American football on lipids and lipoproteins

  Pre-Season Post-Competition Post-Season
Body mass (kg) 95.21 ± 18.31 98.74 ± 17.85 98.81 ± 15.71
Fat mass (kg)* 13.96 ± 10.86 16.94 ± 11.59 14.95 ± 9.61¤
Lean mass (kg)* 81.29 ± 12.69 82.14 ± 8.96 83.60 ± 8.49
BMI 26.9 ± 4.2 27.9 ± 4.1 27.9 ± 3.5
  1. Data are mean ± SD. Significantly different from Pre-Season value (p < 0.05). ¤Significantly different from Post-Competition value (p < 0.10). *Only 7 participants included in analysis.