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

2017 Stats

Overall Totals By Team

There was an average of 0.13 Horse Collar Tackle penalties per team league wide.

 AgainstBeneficiary
NameGamesCountYards LostDismissedHomeAwayCountYards GainedDismissedHomeAway
Arizona60000000000
Atlanta50000000000
Baltimore60000000000
Buffalo50000000000
Carolina60000000000
Chicago60000000000
Cincinnati50000014001
Cleveland61401000000
Dallas50000000000
Denver50000000000
Detroit60000000000
Green Bay611500100000
Houston60000000000
Indianapolis60000000000
Jacksonville60000000000
Kansas City700000115010
LA Rams60000010001
LA Chargers60000000000
Miami50000000000
Minnesota600100115010
New England60000000000
New Orleans50000000000
N.Y. Jets60000000000
N.Y. Giants60000000000
Oakland70000000000
Philadelphia60000000000
Pittsburgh60000000000
San Francisco61001000000
Seattle50000000000
Tampa Bay50000000100
Tennessee60000000000
Washington511500100000
Totals92434122434122
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