Chop Block

Definition

An attempt by an offensive player to cut block a defensive player who is already being blocked by another offensive player below the thigh. Exceptions: Chop blocks are legal if they occur along the line of scrimmage, the area up to 3 yards behind the line of scrimmage, or within the area 4 yards within either direction of where the ball is snapped.

Outcome

15 yards

2010 Stats

Overall Totals By Team

There was an average of 0.56 Chop Block penalties per team league wide.
AgainstBeneficiary
NameGamesCountYards LostDismissedHomeAwayCountYards 'Gained'DismissedHomeAway
Arizona160000000000
Atlanta170000000000
Baltimore180000000000
Buffalo1622002000000
Carolina160000000000
Chicago1811501000000
Cincinnati1600000115001
Cleveland160000000000
Dallas161500100000
Denver1611500100000
Detroit16230120223011
Green Bay2011500100000
Houston160010000000
Indianapolis17115010115010
Jacksonville16115001222102
Kansas City17112010115001
Miami1611601000000
Minnesota1600000115001
New England17222002110001
New Orleans170000000000
N.Y. Jets1900000230102
N.Y. Giants1611010115001
Oakland1600000115010
Philadelphia1711501015010
Pittsburgh1900000115010
San Diego1611501000000
San Francisco1600000115110
Seattle180000000000
St. Louis1611510100000
Tampa Bay160000000000
Tennessee160000011001
Washington1600000115010
Totals534182263117182263711

Per Game By Team

AgainstBeneficiary
NameGamesCountYards LostDismissedHomeAwayCountYards 'Gained'DismissedHomeAway
Arizona160.000.000.000.000.000.000.000.000.000.00
Atlanta170.000.000.000.000.000.000.000.000.000.00
Baltimore180.000.000.000.000.000.000.000.000.000.00
Buffalo160.131.250.000.130.000.000.000.000.000.00
Carolina160.000.000.000.000.000.000.000.000.000.00
Chicago180.060.830.000.060.000.000.000.000.000.00
Cincinnati160.000.000.000.000.000.060.940.000.000.06
Cleveland160.000.000.000.000.000.000.000.000.000.00
Dallas160.060.310.000.000.060.000.000.000.000.00
Denver160.060.940.000.000.060.000.000.000.000.00
Detroit160.131.880.060.130.000.131.440.000.060.06
Green Bay200.050.750.000.000.050.000.000.000.000.00
Houston160.000.000.060.000.000.000.000.000.000.00
Indianapolis170.060.880.000.060.000.060.880.000.060.00
Jacksonville160.060.940.000.000.060.131.380.060.000.13
Kansas City170.060.710.000.060.000.060.880.000.000.06
Miami160.061.000.000.060.000.000.000.000.000.00
Minnesota160.000.000.000.000.000.060.940.000.000.06
New England170.121.290.000.000.120.060.590.000.000.06
New Orleans170.000.000.000.000.000.000.000.000.000.00
N.Y. Jets190.000.000.000.000.000.111.580.050.000.11
N.Y. Giants160.060.060.000.060.000.060.940.000.000.06
Oakland160.000.000.000.000.000.060.940.000.060.00
Philadelphia170.060.880.000.060.000.060.290.000.060.00
Pittsburgh190.000.000.000.000.000.050.790.000.050.00
San Diego160.060.940.000.060.000.000.000.000.000.00
San Francisco160.000.000.000.000.000.060.940.060.060.00
Seattle180.000.000.000.000.000.000.000.000.000.00
St. Louis160.060.940.060.000.060.000.000.000.000.00
Tampa Bay160.000.000.000.000.000.000.000.000.000.00
Tennessee160.000.000.000.000.000.060.060.000.000.06
Washington160.000.000.000.000.000.060.940.000.060.00
Totals5341.0913.60.180.680.411.0813.530.170.410.66

Player

NameTeamTotal CallsYards LostHomeAwayHome/Away Diff
St. Louis11501-1
A.BradshawN.Y. Giants11101
A.FranciscoIndianapolis115101
B.GreenNew England11501-1
B.ManumaleunaChicago115101
B.WatersKansas City112101
C.RinehartBuffalo110101
D.MartinGreen Bay11501-1
F.JacksonBuffalo110101
F.JonesDallas1501-1
G.JonesJacksonville11501-1
J.BellSt. Louis10101
J.HesterSan Diego115101
J.JerryMiami116101
K.MorenoDenver11501-1
L.MankinsNew England1701-1
M.MorrisDetroit115101
S.PetermanDetroit215202
T.HerremansPhiladelphia115101
W.SmithHouston1001-1
Totals212261385

Penalties By Week

Note: Offsetting and Declined penalties are ignored, except where specified.
Overall TotalPer Game
WeekGamesTotal CountPenalty YardsHomeAwayDeclinedOffsettingTotal CountPenalty YardsHomeAwayDeclinedOffsetting
21611501000.060.9400.0600
3161110000.060.060.06000
51422511000.141.790.070.0700
71411210000.070.860.07000
81311501000.081.1500.0800
91323020100.152.310.1500.080
101434521010.213.210.140.0700.07
111611510000.060.940.06000
12161701000.060.4400.0600
141611510000.060.940.06000
151611501000.060.9400.0600
161622620100.131.630.1300.060
17161501000.060.3100.0600
Totals19618226117211.215.520.740.460.140.07

Penalty Log

AgainstBeneficiaryDatePlayerWeekQuarterTimeDownDistanceDeclinedOffsettingYardageHomeDismissed
St. LouisOakland09/19/20102205:4547NoNo15YesNo
N.Y. GiantsTennessee09/26/2010A.Bradshaw3310:53310NoNo1NoNo
BuffaloJacksonville10/10/2010F.Jackson5312:49212NoNo10NoNo
Green BayWashington10/10/2010D.Martin5104:54410NoNo15YesNo
Kansas CityJacksonville10/24/2010B.Waters7101:06110NoNo12NoNo
DenverSan Francisco10/31/2010K.Moreno8300:42110NoNo15YesNo
DetroitN.Y. Jets11/07/2010S.Peterman9112:39213NoNo15NoNo
DetroitN.Y. Jets11/07/2010M.Morris9201:5646NoNo15NoNo
DetroitN.Y. Jets11/07/2010S.Peterman9303:5139YesNo0NoYes
IndianapolisCincinnati11/14/2010A.Francisco10404:5145NoNo15NoNo
HoustonJacksonville11/14/2010W.Smith10404:33110NoYes0YesYes
ChicagoMinnesota11/14/2010B.Manumaleuna10202:00110NoNo15NoNo
New EnglandPittsburgh11/14/2010B.Green10103:0628NoNo15YesNo
PhiladelphiaN.Y. Giants11/21/2010T.Herremans11412:13110NoNo15NoNo
New EnglandDetroit11/25/2010L.Mankins12214:12213NoNo7YesNo
San DiegoKansas City12/12/2010J.Hester14412:10211NoNo15NoNo
JacksonvilleIndianapolis12/19/2010G.Jones15407:3542NoNo15YesNo
BuffaloNew England12/26/2010C.Rinehart16312:1727NoNo10NoNo
St. LouisSan Francisco12/26/2010J.Bell16303:2835YesNo0NoYes
MiamiDetroit12/26/2010J.Jerry16401:03110NoNo16NoNo
DallasPhiladelphia01/02/2011F.Jones17306:42110NoNo5YesNo
Totals2.298.952122680