Illegal Bat

Definition

Advancing a live ball by intentionally batting the ball up the field. For example, an offensive lineman sees that a pileup on a fumbled ball is imminent and instead of recovering the fumble he swats or kicks the ball up the field in an attempt to get it to another teammate, or save yards.

Outcome

10 yards

2013 Stats

Overall Totals By Team

There was an average of 0.06 Illegal Bat penalties per team league wide.

 AgainstBeneficiary
NameGamesCountYards LostDismissedHomeAwayCountYards GainedDismissedHomeAway
Arizona160000000000
Atlanta160000000000
Baltimore160000000000
Buffalo160000000000
Carolina170000000000
Chicago160000000000
Cincinnati170000000000
Cleveland160000000000
Dallas160000000000
Denver190000000000
Detroit160000000000
Green Bay170000013010
Houston160000000000
Indianapolis180000000000
Jacksonville160000000000
Kansas City170000000000
St. Louis160000000000
Miami1611000100000
Minnesota160000000000
New England1800000110010
New Orleans180000000000
N.Y. Giants160000000000
N.Y. Jets160000000100
Oakland160000000000
Philadelphia170000000000
Pittsburgh161300100000
San Diego180000000000
San Francisco190000000100
Seattle190010000000
Tampa Bay160010000000
Tennessee160000000000
Washington160000000000
Totals267213202213220
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