Illegal Block Above the Waist

Definition

A blocker contacting a non-ballcarrying member of the opposing team from behind and above the waist.

Outcome

10 yards

2012 Stats

Overall Totals By Team

There was an average of 3.5 Illegal Block Above the Waist penalties per team league wide.
AgainstBeneficiary
NameGamesCountYards LostDismissedHomeAwayCountYards 'Gained'DismissedHomeAway
Arizona16544141653215
Atlanta18215020440022
Baltimore20656033439022
Buffalo1632610317110
Carolina16220011325103
Chicago16330212220002
Cincinnati17769034432113
Cleveland16652024220020
Dallas16220011330012
Denver1700100216011
Detroit16440031330121
Green Bay18213011220120
Houston18974018656033
Indianapolis17218011440031
Jacksonville16110010659042
Kansas City16220011549232
Miami16642060658133
Minnesota17328012323012
New England18327021326030
New Orleans1616001330021
N.Y. Jets16220111741043
N.Y. Giants16440022321021
Oakland16440213439131
Philadelphia16330212110001
Pittsburgh16220120110101
San Diego16326003544050
San Francisco19330112654042
Seattle1832711200000
St. Louis1655002300000
Tampa Bay16329021550014
Tennessee16652033437013
Washington17545041440113
Totals53411210191354581121019135854

Per Game By Team

AgainstBeneficiary
NameGamesCountYards LostDismissedHomeAwayCountYards 'Gained'DismissedHomeAway
Arizona160.312.750.060.250.060.383.310.130.060.31
Atlanta180.110.830.000.110.000.222.220.000.110.11
Baltimore200.302.800.000.150.150.201.950.000.100.10
Buffalo160.191.630.060.000.190.060.440.060.060.00
Carolina160.131.250.000.060.060.191.560.060.000.19
Chicago160.191.880.130.060.130.131.250.000.000.13
Cincinnati170.414.060.000.180.240.241.880.060.060.18
Cleveland160.383.250.000.130.250.131.250.000.130.00
Dallas160.131.250.000.060.060.191.880.000.060.13
Denver170.000.000.060.000.000.120.940.000.060.06
Detroit160.252.500.000.190.060.191.880.060.130.06
Green Bay180.110.720.000.060.060.111.110.060.110.00
Houston180.504.110.000.060.440.333.110.000.170.17
Indianapolis170.121.060.000.060.060.242.350.000.180.06
Jacksonville160.060.630.000.060.000.383.690.000.250.13
Kansas City160.131.250.000.060.060.313.060.130.190.13
Miami160.382.630.000.380.000.383.630.060.190.19
Minnesota170.181.650.000.060.120.181.350.000.060.12
New England180.171.500.000.110.060.171.440.000.170.00
New Orleans160.060.380.000.000.060.191.880.000.130.06
N.Y. Jets160.131.250.060.060.060.442.560.000.250.19
N.Y. Giants160.252.500.000.130.130.191.310.000.130.06
Oakland160.252.500.130.060.190.252.440.060.190.06
Philadelphia160.191.880.130.060.130.060.630.000.000.06
Pittsburgh160.131.250.060.130.000.060.630.060.000.06
San Diego160.191.630.000.000.190.312.750.000.310.00
San Francisco190.161.580.050.050.110.322.840.000.210.11
Seattle180.171.500.060.060.110.000.000.000.000.00
St. Louis160.313.130.000.130.190.000.000.000.000.00
Tampa Bay160.191.810.000.130.060.313.130.000.060.25
Tennessee160.383.250.000.190.190.252.310.000.060.19
Washington170.292.650.000.240.060.242.350.060.060.18
Totals5346.7561.060.83.283.486.7761.130.83.493.29

Player

NameTeamTotal CallsYards LostHomeAwayHome/Away Diff
Kansas City110101
Cincinnati1901-1
Philadelphia110101
N.Y. Jets11001-1
Miami16101
Cleveland11001-1
New England110101
A.AlbrightDallas11001-1
A.AllenBaltimore11001-1
A.BennTampa Bay1901-1
A.BoldinBaltimore11001-1
A.CaldwellDenver10101
A.DixonSan Francisco32012-1
A.GreenCincinnati110101
A.HawkinsCincinnati11001-1
A.MackCleveland1501-1
A.RobinsonWashington110101
A.RolleN.Y. Giants11001-1
A.SendejoMinnesota11001-1
A.SilatoluCarolina110101
A.SmithArizona110101
B.AyanbadejoBaltimore110101
B.HarrisHouston11001-1
B.MaxwellSeattle210110
B.McCannMiami17101
B.PettigrewDetroit110101
B.RollePhiladelphia11001-1
C.BallardMinnesota11001-1
C.BrownPittsburgh110101
C.ClemonsSeattle11001-1
C.CooleyWashington110101
C.DahlSt. Louis110101
C.HarkeySt. Louis110101
C.McIntyreBuffalo10101
C.SpillmanSan Francisco11001-1
C.ThorntonPhiladelphia10101
D.HaganOakland110101
D.ManningHouston15101
D.MartinNew England18101
D.PoseyHouston1601-1
D.StuckeySan Diego11001-1
D.WilliamsGreen Bay11001-1
E.LorigTampa Bay110101
E.OlsenNew Orleans1601-1
G.HayesChicago11001-1
G.LittleCleveland110101
G.TolerArizona10101
J.BattleSan Diego1601-1
J.BellDetroit110101
J.BethelArizona14101
J.BushGreen Bay13101
J.BynesBaltimore11001-1
J.ColeSt. Louis11001-1
J.CotcheryPittsburgh110101
J.HadenCleveland110101
J.HarperTennessee110101
J.HullSt. Louis11001-1
J.JonesAtlanta110101
J.LaceyDetroit110101
J.MaclinPhiladelphia11001-1
J.MilesCincinnati11001-1
J.MorganWashington110101
J.OlawaleOakland11001-1
J.ScottPhiladelphia10101
J.StanfordJacksonville110101
J.VeldheerOakland11001-1
J.WilliamsN.Y. Giants110101
J.WilsonMiami110101
K.AdamsChicago10101
K.ClaytonOakland11001-1
K.WilsonN.Y. Jets210110
L.FitzgeraldArizona110101
L.JohnsonTampa Bay110101
L.WilliamsBaltimore16101
M.AdamsArizona110101
M.AlexanderHouston21902-2
M.FokouIndianapolis110101
M.GoodsonOakland1001-1
M.GriffinTennessee110101
M.LawsonCincinnati11001-1
M.MartinTennessee110101
M.MitchellMinnesota18101
M.MooreIndianapolis1801-1
M.ReeceOakland1001-1
M.SanuCincinnati110101
N.CarrollMiami13101
N.ChandlerCarolina11001-1
N.HardwickSan Diego11001-1
N.KoutouvidesNew England1901-1
O.VernonMiami110101
P.TannerDallas110101
Q.DempsHouston11001-1
Q.JohnsonTennessee1401-1
R.BrooksBuffalo11001-1
R.DoughtyWashington15101
R.HeluWashington11001-1
R.McLeodSt. Louis11001-1
R.ParkerSeattle1701-1
R.WalkerArizona11001-1
S.GilmoreBuffalo11001-1
S.KeoHouston1401-1
S.RouttHouston11001-1
T.CampbellTennessee21802-2
T.CarderCleveland11001-1
T.ChoiceBuffalo1601-1
T.DeCoudAtlanta15101
T.GipsonCleveland1701-1
T.HaliKansas City11001-1
T.NewmanCincinnati110101
T.NolanMiami16101
T.SashN.Y. Giants11001-1
T.SmithBaltimore110101
T.WhiteheadDetroit11001-1
UnidentifiedChicago110101
V.CruzN.Y. Giants110101
W.JohnsonPittsburgh1001-1
W.MercilusHouston11001-1
Z.BowmanChicago21002-2
Totals12510196065-5

Penalties By Week

Note: Offsetting and Declined penalties are ignored, except where specified.
Overall TotalPer Game
WeekGamesTotal CountPenalty YardsHomeAwayDeclinedOffsettingTotal CountPenalty YardsHomeAwayDeclinedOffsetting
11688035000.550.190.3100
21698027210.5650.130.440.130.06
31686462100.540.380.130.060
41598845000.65.870.270.3300
51453514000.362.50.070.2900
61466015000.434.290.070.3600
71343831000.312.920.230.0800
81432421100.211.710.140.070.070
91465433000.433.860.210.2100
101476334000.54.50.210.2900
111487453000.575.290.360.2100
121688044000.550.250.2500
131698354000.565.190.310.2500
141676643000.444.130.250.1900
151665133400.383.190.190.190.250
161632612120.191.630.060.130.060.13
171643831100.252.380.190.060.060
1841510000.251.250.25000
20211001000.5500.500
Totals262112101954581038.0472.713.764.290.630.19

Penalty Log

AgainstBeneficiaryDatePlayerWeekQuarterTimeDownDistanceDeclinedOffsettingYardageHomeDismissed
N.Y. GiantsDallas09/05/2012V.Cruz1309:1128NoNo10NoNo
WashingtonNew Orleans09/09/2012R.Helu1207:5936NoNo10YesNo
PhiladelphiaCleveland09/09/2012B.Rolle1312:0945NoNo10YesNo
Kansas CityAtlanta09/09/20121403:1644NoNo10NoNo
San FranciscoGreen Bay09/09/2012C.Spillman1113:1446NoNo10YesNo
BaltimoreCincinnati09/10/2012T.Smith1207:41110NoNo10NoNo
San DiegoOakland09/10/2012D.Stuckey1211:34421NoNo10YesNo
San DiegoOakland09/10/2012N.Hardwick1407:02215NoNo10YesNo
N.Y. GiantsTampa Bay09/16/2012J.Williams2201:0849NoNo10NoNo
New EnglandArizona09/16/20122405:5448NoNo10NoNo
MinnesotaIndianapolis09/16/2012C.Ballard2303:2447NoNo10YesNo
BuffaloKansas City09/16/2012C.McIntyre2100:3646NoYes0NoYes
ClevelandCincinnati09/16/2012T.Gipson2308:0348NoNo7YesNo
HoustonJacksonville09/16/2012M.Alexander2210:36410NoNo10YesNo
HoustonJacksonville09/16/2012Q.Demps2314:1145NoNo10YesNo
HoustonJacksonville09/16/2012M.Alexander2413:47417NoNo9YesNo
N.Y. JetsPittsburgh09/16/2012K.Wilson2304:3741YesNo0YesYes
TennesseeSan Diego09/16/2012Q.Johnson2212:1500NoNo4YesNo
OaklandMiami09/16/2012M.Reece2311:3643YesNo0YesYes
DetroitSan Francisco09/16/2012T.Whitehead2103:3841NoNo10YesNo
DallasTampa Bay09/23/2012P.Tanner3410:2247NoNo10NoNo
MiamiN.Y. Jets09/23/2012N.Carroll3105:2246NoNo3NoNo
N.Y. JetsMiami09/23/20123103:0841NoNo10YesNo
MiamiN.Y. Jets09/23/20123201:5000NoNo6NoNo
MiamiN.Y. Jets09/23/2012T.Nolan3315:0000NoNo6NoNo
IndianapolisJacksonville09/23/2012M.Fokou3102:2243NoNo10NoNo
ArizonaPhiladelphia09/23/2012L.Fitzgerald3314:13210NoNo10NoNo
PittsburghOakland09/23/2012W.Johnson3214:5546YesNo0YesYes
New EnglandBaltimore09/23/2012N.Koutouvides3105:1442NoNo9YesNo
TennesseeHouston09/30/2012T.Campbell4108:2441NoNo8YesNo
TennesseeHouston09/30/2012T.Campbell4212:3749NoNo10YesNo
San FranciscoN.Y. Jets09/30/2012A.Dixon4103:1744NoNo10YesNo
ArizonaMiami09/30/2012M.Adams4207:5441NoNo10NoNo
ArizonaMiami09/30/2012A.Smith4411:2341NoNo10NoNo
CincinnatiJacksonville09/30/2012J.Miles4113:2445NoNo10YesNo
JacksonvilleCincinnati09/30/2012J.Stanford4206:1600NoNo10NoNo
Tampa BayWashington09/30/2012L.Johnson4304:37420NoNo10NoNo
ChicagoDallas10/01/2012G.Hayes4101:1745NoNo10YesNo
WashingtonAtlanta10/07/2012A.Robinson5312:59210NoNo10NoNo
ClevelandN.Y. Giants10/07/2012A.Mack5200:50216NoNo5YesNo
BaltimoreKansas City10/07/2012A.Boldin5103:10110NoNo10YesNo
HoustonN.Y. Jets10/08/2012S.Keo5104:0700NoNo4YesNo
HoustonN.Y. Jets10/08/2012D.Posey5312:4742NoNo6YesNo
Kansas CityTampa Bay10/14/2012T.Hali6111:2728NoNo10YesNo
Tampa BayKansas City10/14/2012E.Lorig6409:43411NoNo10NoNo
CincinnatiCleveland10/14/2012A.Hawkins6311:4249NoNo10YesNo
St. LouisMiami10/14/2012J.Hull6103:1142NoNo10YesNo
BuffaloArizona10/14/2012S.Gilmore6313:05410NoNo10YesNo
N.Y. GiantsSan Francisco10/14/2012A.Rolle6409:21420NoNo10YesNo
MinnesotaArizona10/21/2012M.Mitchell7115:0000NoNo8NoNo
ClevelandIndianapolis10/21/2012T.Carder7300:4049NoNo10YesNo
CincinnatiPittsburgh10/21/2012M.Sanu7305:1541NoNo10NoNo
ChicagoDetroit10/22/2012Unidentified7214:50411NoNo10NoNo
PittsburghWashington10/28/2012C.Brown8303:2749NoNo10NoNo
OaklandKansas City10/28/2012J.Veldheer8204:06110NoNo10YesNo
ArizonaSan Francisco10/29/2012J.Bethel8411:0546NoNo4NoNo
San FranciscoArizona10/29/2012A.Dixon8407:37414YesNo0YesYes
WashingtonCarolina11/04/2012R.Doughty9200:5700NoNo5NoNo
WashingtonCarolina11/04/2012C.Cooley9308:4224NoNo10NoNo
TennesseeChicago11/04/2012J.Harper9104:5100NoNo10NoNo
Tampa BayOakland11/04/2012A.Benn9110:3843NoNo9YesNo
DallasAtlanta11/04/2012A.Albright9407:4900NoNo10YesNo
PhiladelphiaNew Orleans11/05/2012J.Maclin9101:30110NoNo10YesNo
MiamiTennessee11/11/2012J.Wilson10205:50418NoNo10NoNo
MiamiTennessee11/11/2012B.McCann10203:1047NoNo7NoNo
MiamiTennessee11/11/2012O.Vernon10306:5400NoNo10NoNo
BuffaloNew England11/11/2012T.Choice10414:1000NoNo6YesNo
OaklandBaltimore11/11/2012K.Clayton10406:13411NoNo10YesNo
St. LouisSan Francisco11/11/2012R.McLeod10113:1149NoNo10YesNo
St. LouisSan Francisco11/11/2012J.Cole10309:0049NoNo10YesNo
Green BayDetroit11/18/2012D.Williams11315:0000NoNo10YesNo
ArizonaAtlanta11/18/2012R.Walker11113:12410NoNo10YesNo
AtlantaArizona11/18/2012T.DeCoud11305:17414NoNo5NoNo
CarolinaTampa Bay11/18/2012A.Silatolu11311:42218NoNo10NoNo
CincinnatiKansas City11/18/201211113:4343NoNo9YesNo
OaklandNew Orleans11/18/2012D.Hagan11113:4222NoNo10NoNo
PittsburghBaltimore11/18/2012J.Cotchery11211:5624NoNo10NoNo
San FranciscoChicago11/19/2012A.Dixon11201:51414NoNo10NoNo
HoustonDetroit11/22/2012W.Mercilus12214:5443NoNo10YesNo
DetroitHouston11/22/2012J.Bell12313:4247NoNo10NoNo
DetroitHouston11/22/2012B.Pettigrew12300:3226NoNo10NoNo
CincinnatiOakland11/25/2012T.Newman12107:3945NoNo10NoNo
BuffaloIndianapolis11/25/2012R.Brooks12301:2145NoNo10YesNo
SeattleMiami11/25/2012C.Clemons12108:12110NoNo10YesNo
BaltimoreSan Diego11/25/2012A.Allen12105:14415NoNo10YesNo
PhiladelphiaCarolina11/26/201212211:4948NoNo10NoNo
MinnesotaGreen Bay12/02/2012A.Sendejo13210:5641NoNo10YesNo
Green BayMinnesota12/02/2012J.Bush13201:5645NoNo3NoNo
St. LouisSan Francisco12/02/2012C.Dahl13112:3541NoNo10NoNo
N.Y. JetsArizona12/02/2012K.Wilson13308:3143NoNo10NoNo
DetroitIndianapolis12/02/2012J.Lacey13208:2515NoNo10NoNo
HoustonTennessee12/02/2012B.Harris13104:4448NoNo10YesNo
TennesseeHouston12/02/2012M.Griffin13309:32414NoNo10NoNo
CincinnatiSan Diego12/02/2012M.Lawson13414:2647NoNo10YesNo
N.Y. GiantsWashington12/03/2012T.Sash13113:0544NoNo10YesNo
WashingtonBaltimore12/09/2012J.Morgan14105:3526NoNo10NoNo
ClevelandKansas City12/09/2012G.Little14205:26210NoNo10NoNo
ChicagoMinnesota12/09/2012Z.Bowman14403:5943NoNo10YesNo
CincinnatiDallas12/09/2012A.Green14412:28110NoNo10NoNo
New OrleansN.Y. Giants12/09/2012E.Olsen14405:1000NoNo6YesNo
SeattleArizona12/09/2012B.Maxwell14208:5047NoNo10NoNo
HoustonNew England12/10/2012S.Routt14305:00410NoNo10YesNo
PhiladelphiaCincinnati12/13/2012J.Scott15114:2121YesNo0NoYes
ChicagoGreen Bay12/16/2012K.Adams15106:5044YesNo0NoYes
St. LouisMinnesota12/16/2012C.Harkey15313:1942NoNo10NoNo
ClevelandWashington12/16/2012J.Haden15113:3045NoNo10NoNo
BaltimoreDenver12/16/2012L.Williams15107:1300NoNo6NoNo
IndianapolisHouston12/16/2012M.Moore15413:44411NoNo8YesNo
ArizonaDetroit12/16/2012G.Toler15411:42413YesNo0NoYes
CarolinaSan Diego12/16/2012N.Chandler15201:4842NoNo10YesNo
SeattleBuffalo12/16/2012R.Parker15303:54410NoNo7YesNo
SeattleBuffalo12/16/2012B.Maxwell15303:54410YesNo0YesYes
OaklandCarolina12/23/2012M.Goodson16410:17421NoYes0YesYes
PhiladelphiaWashington12/23/2012C.Thornton16411:4529NoYes0NoYes
BaltimoreN.Y. Giants12/23/2012B.Ayanbadejo16203:22419NoNo10NoNo
ClevelandDenver12/23/201216208:17410NoNo10YesNo
ChicagoArizona12/23/2012Z.Bowman16210:59413YesNo0YesYes
San DiegoN.Y. Jets12/23/2012J.Battle16104:1300NoNo6YesNo
New EnglandMiami12/30/2012D.Martin17103:04411NoNo8NoNo
TennesseeJacksonville12/30/2012M.Martin17310:3935NoNo10NoNo
AtlantaTampa Bay12/30/2012J.Jones17208:2021NoNo10NoNo
DenverKansas City12/30/2012A.Caldwell17407:2645YesNo0NoYes
OaklandSan Diego12/30/2012J.Olawale17308:5445NoNo10YesNo
HoustonCincinnati01/05/2013D.Manning18112:2248NoNo5NoNo
BaltimoreNew England01/20/2013J.Bynes20106:2100NoNo10YesNo
Totals3.056.741031019650