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

2016 Stats

Overall Totals By Team

There was an average of 0.28 Chop Block penalties per team league wide.

 AgainstBeneficiary
NameGamesCountYards LostDismissedHomeAwayCountYards GainedDismissedHomeAway
Arizona121000110010
Atlanta120000000000
Baltimore1211400100000
Buffalo1200000115001
Carolina120000000000
Chicago1200000115001
Cincinnati120000000000
Cleveland1200000114010
Dallas1223002000000
Denver120000000000
Detroit1200000230020
Green Bay120000000000
Houston120000000000
Indianapolis110000000000
Jacksonville120000000000
Kansas City120000000000
Los Angeles120010000000
Miami120000000000
Minnesota1211500100000
New England1211501000100
New Orleans120000000000
N.Y. Giants120000000000
N.Y. Jets110000000000
Oakland120000000000
Philadelphia12230002115001
Pittsburgh120000000000
San Diego120000000000
San Francisco120000000000
Seattle1211200100000
Tampa Bay1200000112010
Tennessee120000000000
Washington1200000115010
Totals19191161369116163
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