Illegal Block Above the Waist

Definition

Often called on the field as "Illegal Block in the Back". A blocker contacting a non-ballcarrying member of the opposing team from behind and above the waist.

Outcome

10 yards

2010 Stats

Overall Totals By Team

There was an average of 3.59 Illegal Block Above the Waist penalties per team league wide.

 AgainstBeneficiary
NameGamesCountYards LostDismissedHomeAwayCountYards GainedDismissedHomeAway
Arizona16327003550023
Atlanta17110001330121
Baltimore18550123640015
Buffalo16328121110001
Carolina16220120219020
Chicago18330021330112
Cincinnati16433031648024
Cleveland16220011330103
Dallas16547041324230
Denver16660033220002
Detroit16325112766034
Green Bay20330012652115
Houston16763161986136
Indianapolis17330021220211
Jacksonville16220120330021
Kansas City17220002769052
St. Louis16326012428113
Miami16218120220011
Minnesota16440140435004
New England17325012330030
New Orleans1711030100000
N.Y. Giants16219002550005
N.Y. Jets1986807118001
Oakland16545023330130
Philadelphia17219011220102
Pittsburgh19428140220111
San Diego16440022326021
San Francisco16540123544041
Seattle18220111436104
Tampa Bay16655142327212
Tennessee16219111218102
Washington16869162438022
Totals26711510541769461151054174669
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