Illegal Contact

Definition

Making significant contact with a receiver after the receiver has advanced five yards beyond the line of scrimmage. Exceptions: The illegal contact is called only if the quarterback is still in pocket and the ball is still in his hands.

Outcome

5 yards, automatic first down

2011 Stats

Penalty Log

AgainstBeneficiaryDatePlayerPosWeekQuarterTimeDownDistanceYardageDeclinedOffsettingHomePhase
HoustonIndianapolis09/11/11K.JacksonCB1307:082100YesNoNoDefense
Tampa BayDetroit09/11/11A.TalibCB1311:25354NoNoNoDefense
PhiladelphiaSt. Louis09/11/11A.SamuelCB1212:59365NoNoYesDefense
St. LouisPhiladelphia09/11/11Q.MikellSS1306:451100YesNoNoDefense
St. LouisPhiladelphia09/11/11R.BartellCB1301:091105NoNoNoDefense
CarolinaArizona09/11/11T.DavisOLB1304:343115NoNoYesDefense
MinnesotaSan Diego09/11/11C.CookCB1200:162105NoNoYesDefense
New EnglandMiami09/12/11R.DowlingDB1305:032140YesNoYesDefense
OaklandDenver09/12/11C.JohnsonCB1205:262235NoNoYesDefense
DetroitKansas City09/18/11E.WrightDB2307:28285NoNoNoDefense
OaklandBuffalo09/18/11R.McClainMLB2300:122105NoNoYesDefense
BuffaloOakland09/18/11G.WilsonSS2404:351100YesNoNoDefense
JacksonvilleN.Y. Jets09/18/11D.LandrySS2306:53340YesNoYesDefense
ClevelandIndianapolis09/18/11J.HadenCB2112:30320YesNoYesDefense
ArizonaWashington09/18/11A.WilsonSS2101:582185NoNoYesDefense
ArizonaWashington09/18/11A.WilsonSS2302:252100YesNoYesDefense
Green BayCarolina09/18/11C.WoodsonFS2112:321100YesNoYesDefense
San DiegoNew England09/18/11T.SpikesILB2214:26274NoNoYesDefense
New EnglandBuffalo09/25/11L.BoddenDB3411:251100YesNoYesDefense
San DiegoKansas City09/25/11A.CasonCB3303:47365NoNoNoDefense
SeattleArizona09/25/11B.BrownerDB3110:17265NoNoNoDefense
HoustonPittsburgh10/02/11Unnamed4101:493105NoNoNoDefense
MinnesotaKansas City10/02/11C.GriffinCB4414:01230YesNoYesDefense
AtlantaSeattle10/02/11B.GrimesCB4213:142135NoNoYesDefense
DenverGreen Bay10/02/11W.WoodyardILB4103:55340YesNoYesDefense
OaklandNew England10/02/11C.ChekwaDB4209:401105NoNoNoDefense
PittsburghTennessee10/09/11J.FarriorILB5109:523125NoNoNoDefense
HoustonOakland10/09/11J.AllenDB5309:343145NoNoNoDefense
Tampa BaySan Francisco10/09/11A.TalibCB5311:461105NoNoYesDefense
N.Y. JetsNew England10/09/11K.WilsonDB5212:59355NoNoYesDefense
N.Y. JetsNew England10/09/11D.RevisDB5202:261105NoNoYesDefense
WashingtonPhiladelphia10/16/11J.WilsonDB6205:06395NoNoNoDefense
St. LouisGreen Bay10/16/11J.KingDB6206:012105NoNoYesDefense
ChicagoMinnesota10/16/11C.TillmanDB6215:00330YesNoNoDefense
MiamiN.Y. Jets10/17/11V.DavisCB6307:56375NoNoYesDefense
PittsburghArizona10/23/11I.TaylorCB7204:04385NoNoYesDefense
ArizonaBaltimore10/30/11P.PetersonCB8201:38365NoNoYesDefense
SeattleCincinnati10/30/11R.ShermanCB8407:14285NoNoNoDefense
WashingtonSan Francisco11/06/11Unnamed9201:091100YesNoNoDefense
TennesseeCincinnati11/06/11G.McRathLB9203:58335NoNoNoDefense
St. LouisArizona11/06/11J.GordyDB9406:121105NoNoYesDefense
TennesseeCarolina11/13/11A.AyersLB10112:002155NoNoYesDefense
CarolinaTennessee11/13/11C.GambleCB10101:581105NoNoNoDefense
AtlantaNew Orleans11/13/11D.RobinsonCB10410:171105NoNoNoDefense
ClevelandSt. Louis11/13/11S.FujitaOLB10102:50295NoNoNoDefense
SeattleBaltimore11/13/11R.LewisDB10407:203105NoNoNoDefense
San FranciscoN.Y. Giants11/13/11T.BrownDB10410:471105NoNoNoDefense
N.Y. JetsNew England11/13/11J.LeonhardFS10310:483110YesNoNoDefense
DenverN.Y. Jets11/17/11A.GoodmanCB11313:151105NoNoNoDefense
OaklandMinnesota11/20/11R.McClainMLB11410:281155NoNoYesDefense
MinnesotaOakland11/20/11C.GriffinCB11404:151105NoNoNoDefense
TennesseeAtlanta11/20/11C.FinneganCB11313:503105NoNoYesDefense
BuffaloMiami11/20/11K.SheppardMLB11109:27270YesNoYesDefense
ClevelandJacksonville11/20/11J.HadenCB11102:261105NoNoNoDefense
DetroitCarolina11/20/11E.WrightDB11100:402100YesNoNoDefense
DetroitCarolina11/20/11E.WrightDB11202:00355NoNoNoDefense
Tampa BayGreen Bay11/20/11E.BiggersDB11410:241105NoNoYesDefense
Green BayTampa Bay11/20/11S.ShieldsCB11404:381100YesNoNoDefense
SeattleSt. Louis11/20/11K.ChancellorSS11203:53290YesNoYesDefense
SeattleSt. Louis11/20/11B.BrownerDB11308:351105NoNoYesDefense
DallasMiami11/24/11A.ElamFS12412:41345NoNoNoDefense
New EnglandPhiladelphia11/27/11P.AdamsDB12408:031105NoNoYesDefense
San DiegoDenver11/27/11Q.JammerCB12201:071105NoNoNoDefense
DenverSan Diego11/27/11W.WoodyardILB12312:003110YesNoYesDefense
Kansas CityPittsburgh11/27/11B.FlowersCB12213:221150YesNoNoDefense
SeattlePhiladelphia12/01/11B.BrownerDB13406:102170YesNoNoDefense
N.Y. JetsWashington12/04/11D.StricklandDB13208:48375NoNoYesDefense
OaklandMiami12/04/11L.SheppardCB13105:07375NoNoYesDefense
MiamiOakland12/04/11K.BurnettOLB13213:493295NoNoNoDefense
New OrleansDetroit12/04/11J.GreerCB13302:203145NoNoNoDefense
Tampa BayCarolina12/04/11R.BarberFS13209:381105NoNoNoDefense
Green BayN.Y. Giants12/04/11C.WoodsonFS13214:501105NoNoYesDefense
N.Y. GiantsGreen Bay12/04/11J.WilliamsOLB13409:583105NoNoNoDefense
ArizonaDallas12/04/11A.WilsonSS13412:10240YesNoNoDefense
HoustonCincinnati12/11/11J.AllenDB14403:57295NoNoYesDefense
TennesseeNew Orleans12/11/11C.HopeDB14205:28345NoNoNoDefense
N.Y. GiantsDallas12/11/11J.WilliamsOLB14206:362105NoNoYesDefense
SeattleSt. Louis12/12/11R.ShermanCB14304:241105NoNoNoDefense
SeattleSt. Louis12/12/11R.ShermanCB14407:19235NoNoNoDefense
Tampa BayDallas12/17/11E.BiggersDB15412:541105NoNoNoDefense
IndianapolisTennessee12/18/11K.ThomasDB15308:183165NoNoNoDefense
DetroitOakland12/18/11C.HoustonCB15106:581105NoNoYesDefense
San FranciscoPittsburgh12/19/11Unnamed15208:192255NoNoNoDefense
San FranciscoPittsburgh12/19/11C.CulliverDB15404:073110YesNoNoDefense
OaklandKansas City12/24/11L.SheppardCB16308:521105NoNoYesDefense
MiamiN.Y. Jets01/01/12V.DavisCB17406:311105NoNoNoDefense
BuffaloNew England01/01/12D.SearcyDB17105:141105NoNoYesDefense
BuffaloNew England01/01/12K.MorrisonLB17302:473155NoNoYesDefense
CincinnatiBaltimore01/01/12R.MaualugaMLB17201:12295NoNoNoDefense
TennesseeHouston01/01/12J.McCourtyCB17404:311100YesNoYesDefense
DenverKansas City01/01/12C.BaileyCB17113:031100YesNoNoDefense
Kansas CityDenver01/01/12S.PiscitelliSS17403:591105NoNoYesDefense
ArizonaSeattle01/01/12M.AdamsDB17211:20265NoNoNoDefense
BaltimoreNew England01/22/12L.WebbCB20107:54295NoNoYesDefense
N.Y. GiantsSan Francisco01/22/12A.RossDB20311:453195NoNoYesDefense
Totals2.562.019.8934825046
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