Horse Collar Tackle

Definition

Tackling another player by grabbing the inside of an opponent's shoulder pads or jersey from behind and immediately yanking the player down. Exceptions: This is a legal tackle inside the tackle box. It is also not illegal just because a player is grabbed by the back of the jersey or pads before being brought down. It has to be a yank that takes them down, and it has to occur immediately.

Outcome

15 yards

2016 Stats

Overall Totals By Team

There was an average of 0.5 Horse Collar Tackle penalties per team league wide.

 AgainstBeneficiary
NameGamesCountYards LostDismissedHomeAwayCountYards GainedDismissedHomeAway
Arizona1200000115010
Atlanta1200000224002
Baltimore120000000000
Buffalo120000000000
Carolina1200000115001
Chicago120000000000
Cincinnati12115010343021
Cleveland120000017001
Dallas120000000000
Denver12115001115001
Detroit120000000000
Green Bay120000000000
Houston1200000115010
Indianapolis120000000000
Jacksonville120000000000
Kansas City130000000000
Los Angeles1223001100000
Miami1223001100000
Minnesota120000000000
New England120000000000
New Orleans12115010113001
N.Y. Giants120000000000
N.Y. Jets1200000115001
Oakland131901000000
Philadelphia1211300100000
Pittsburgh1211501000000
San Diego120000000000
San Francisco1233402100000
Seattle1200000115010
Tampa Bay12115010221011
Tennessee1222201100000
Washington1200000115001
Totals193162130106162130610
Loading Facebook Comments...