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

2013 Stats

Overall Totals By Team

There was an average of 1.19 Illegal Contact penalties per team league wide.
AgainstBeneficiary
NameGamesCountYards LostDismissedHomeAwayCountYards 'Gained'DismissedHomeAway
Arizona161500115110
Atlanta1631510315001
Baltimore1642012200100
Buffalo1631001215001
Carolina1721012015010
Chicago1600000525014
Cincinnati170010000100
Cleveland1621002010010
Dallas1615001210111
Denver1921011115010
Detroit1621011115101
Green Bay1721011115010
Houston1615201210002
Indianapolis1831501215210
Jacksonville1600000210011
Kansas City1715001420004
Miami160010000000
Minnesota160000000100
New England1800200210011
New Orleans180000015010
N.Y. Jets161501000100
N.Y. Giants1600100315021
Oakland160000000100
Philadelphia171501015010
Pittsburgh161501015010
San Diego1831503015010
San Francisco190000000000
Seattle190000000000
St. Louis1621011115001
Tampa Bay1615001210211
Tennessee161501015110
Washington161501015101
Totals5343818514201838185141820

Per Game By Team

AgainstBeneficiary
NameGamesCountYards LostDismissedHomeAwayCountYards 'Gained'DismissedHomeAway
Arizona160.060.310.000.000.060.060.310.060.060.00
Atlanta160.190.940.060.000.190.060.310.000.000.06
Baltimore160.251.250.060.130.130.000.000.060.000.00
Buffalo160.190.630.000.060.130.060.310.000.000.06
Carolina170.120.590.060.120.000.060.290.000.060.00
Chicago160.000.000.000.000.000.311.560.000.060.25
Cincinnati170.000.000.060.000.000.000.000.060.000.00
Cleveland160.130.630.000.130.000.060.000.000.060.00
Dallas160.060.310.000.000.060.130.630.060.060.06
Denver190.110.530.050.050.050.050.260.000.050.00
Detroit160.130.630.060.060.060.060.310.060.000.06
Green Bay170.120.590.060.060.060.060.290.000.060.00
Houston160.060.310.130.000.060.130.630.000.000.13
Indianapolis180.170.830.000.060.110.060.280.110.060.00
Jacksonville160.000.000.000.000.000.130.630.000.060.06
Kansas City170.060.290.000.000.060.241.180.000.000.24
Miami160.000.000.060.000.000.000.000.000.000.00
Minnesota160.000.000.000.000.000.000.000.060.000.00
New England180.000.000.110.000.000.110.560.000.060.06
New Orleans180.000.000.000.000.000.060.280.000.060.00
N.Y. Jets160.060.310.000.060.000.000.000.060.000.00
N.Y. Giants160.000.000.060.000.000.190.940.000.130.06
Oakland160.000.000.000.000.000.000.000.060.000.00
Philadelphia170.060.290.000.060.000.060.290.000.060.00
Pittsburgh160.060.310.000.060.000.060.310.000.060.00
San Diego180.170.830.000.170.000.060.280.000.060.00
San Francisco190.000.000.000.000.000.000.000.000.000.00
Seattle190.000.000.000.000.000.000.000.000.000.00
St. Louis160.130.630.060.060.060.060.310.000.000.06
Tampa Bay160.060.310.000.000.060.130.630.130.060.06
Tennessee160.060.310.000.060.000.060.310.060.060.00
Washington160.060.310.000.060.000.060.310.060.000.06
Totals5342.3111.140.831.21.092.3211.210.841.081.22

Player

NameTeamTotal CallsYards LostHomeAwayHome/Away Diff
A.DennardNew England10101
A.WilliamsBuffalo15101
B.BoykinPhiladelphia15101
B.CarrDallas1501-1
B.HarrisHouston10101
B.McCainHouston2502-2
B.McCannArizona1501-1
B.McGeeSt. Louis15101
B.SkrineCleveland15101
C.FinneganSt. Louis10101
C.GrahamBaltimore1501-1
C.HarrisDenver1001-1
C.LynchIndianapolis15101
D.CareyDetroit1501-1
D.FlorenceCarolina15101
D.IhenachoDenver1501-1
D.LevyDetroit15101
D.SearcyBuffalo1001-1
D.TrufantAtlanta10101
E.BerryKansas City1501-1
G.TolerIndianapolis1501-1
J.AddaeSan Diego15101
J.BartuAtlanta1501-1
J.IhedigboBaltimore1001-1
J.JenkinsMiami10101
J.JenkinsSt. Louis1501-1
J.SmithBaltimore15101
K.WebsterDenver15101
K.WilsonN.Y. Jets15101
L.DavidTampa Bay1501-1
L.KuechlyCarolina15101
L.WebbBaltimore210110
M.FokouTennessee15101
M.WhiteCarolina10101
N.RobeyBuffalo1501-1
P.WorrilowAtlanta1501-1
R.KerriganWashington15101
R.MarshallSan Diego15101
R.MathisDetroit10101
R.MaualugaCincinnati1001-1
S.GregoryNew England10101
S.ShieldsGreen Bay15101
S.WeatherspoonAtlanta1501-1
S.WrightSan Diego15101
T.McBrideN.Y. Giants10101
T.WardCleveland15101
T.WilliamsGreen Bay25110
V.DavisIndianapolis1501-1
W.GayPittsburgh15101
Totals5218530228

Penalties By Week

Note: Offsetting and Declined penalties are ignored, except where specified.
Overall TotalPer Game
WeekGamesTotal CountPenalty YardsHomeAwayDeclinedOffsettingTotal CountPenalty YardsHomeAwayDeclinedOffsetting
1161501100.060.3100.060.060
2161501000.060.3100.0600
31652532100.311.560.190.130.060
41521011000.130.670.070.0700
5142511100.140.360.070.070.070
6151501000.070.3300.0700
71531521200.210.130.070.130
81321011000.150.770.080.0800
9131501000.080.3800.0800
10141501000.070.3600.0700
11151501100.070.3300.070.070
121421011300.140.710.070.070.210
131631530000.190.940.19000
141642022000.251.250.130.1300
151642013200.251.250.060.190.130
16161510000.060.310.06000
171631530200.190.940.1900.130
1841510000.251.250.25000
19400001000000.250
Totals2643818520181402.6713.031.491.221.110

Penalty Log

AgainstBeneficiaryDatePlayerWeekQuarterTimeDownDistanceDeclinedOffsettingYardageHomeDismissed
BaltimoreDenver09/05/2013C.Graham1213:3538NoNo5YesNo
St. LouisArizona09/08/2013C.Finnegan1407:4835YesNo0NoYes
DenverN.Y. Giants09/15/2013D.Ihenacho2207:59110NoNo5YesNo
Kansas CityPhiladelphia09/19/2013E.Berry3307:28314NoNo5YesNo
BaltimoreHouston09/22/2013J.Smith3110:3926NoNo5NoNo
N.Y. JetsBuffalo09/22/2013K.Wilson3412:1936NoNo5NoNo
New EnglandTampa Bay09/22/2013A.Dennard3207:31110YesNo0NoYes
Tampa BayNew England09/22/2013L.David3203:16215NoNo5YesNo
PittsburghChicago09/22/2013W.Gay3304:5132NoNo5NoNo
DetroitChicago09/29/2013D.Levy4401:2832NoNo5NoNo
IndianapolisJacksonville09/29/2013V.Davis4300:38310NoNo5YesNo
BuffaloCleveland10/03/2013D.Searcy5205:1511NoNo0YesNo
Green BayDetroit10/06/2013S.Shields5301:16110NoNo5NoNo
MiamiBaltimore10/06/2013J.Jenkins5301:26310YesNo0NoYes
IndianapolisSan Diego10/14/2013G.Toler6205:1736NoNo5YesNo
CarolinaSt. Louis10/20/2013D.Florence7409:5334NoNo5NoNo
CincinnatiDetroit10/20/2013R.Maualuga7308:5529YesNo0YesYes
PhiladelphiaDallas10/20/2013B.Boykin7200:09115NoNo5NoNo
BaltimorePittsburgh10/20/2013L.Webb7401:0523NoNo5YesNo
DenverIndianapolis10/20/2013C.Harris7208:45110YesNo0YesYes
BuffaloNew Orleans10/27/2013N.Robey8201:27210NoNo5YesNo
DenverWashington10/27/2013K.Webster8213:5738NoNo5NoNo
AtlantaCarolina11/03/2013J.Bartu9306:45210NoNo5YesNo
DetroitChicago11/10/2013D.Carey10304:50310NoNo5YesNo
HoustonOakland11/17/2013B.Harris11310:34110YesNo0NoYes
AtlantaTampa Bay11/17/2013S.Weatherspoon11200:32110NoNo5YesNo
DetroitTampa Bay11/24/2013R.Mathis12211:50110YesNo0NoYes
Green BayMinnesota11/24/2013T.Williams12206:0635YesNo0NoYes
St. LouisChicago11/24/2013B.McGee12208:45322NoNo5NoNo
DallasN.Y. Giants11/24/2013B.Carr12209:29110NoNo5YesNo
N.Y. GiantsDallas11/24/2013T.McBride12413:29210YesNo0NoYes
CarolinaTampa Bay12/01/2013L.Kuechly13214:2827NoNo5NoNo
ClevelandJacksonville12/01/2013T.Ward13107:50110NoNo5NoNo
BuffaloAtlanta12/01/2013A.Williams13402:3725NoNo5NoNo
WashingtonKansas City12/08/2013R.Kerrigan14309:3423NoNo5NoNo
St. LouisArizona12/08/2013J.Jenkins14312:30110NoNo5YesNo
San DiegoN.Y. Giants12/08/2013J.Addae14300:4536NoNo5NoNo
AtlantaGreen Bay12/08/2013P.Worrilow14105:2839NoNo5YesNo
AtlantaWashington12/15/2013D.Trufant15206:44215YesNo0NoYes
ClevelandChicago12/15/2013B.Skrine15413:27110NoNo5NoNo
HoustonIndianapolis12/15/2013B.McCain15105:3536NoNo5YesNo
ArizonaTennessee12/15/2013B.McCann15312:49210NoNo5YesNo
CarolinaN.Y. Jets12/15/2013M.White15405:39210YesNo0NoYes
Green BayDallas12/15/2013T.Williams15213:2923NoNo5YesNo
BaltimoreNew England12/22/2013L.Webb16107:4127NoNo5NoNo
BaltimoreCincinnati12/29/2013J.Ihedigbo17409:22110YesNo0YesYes
TennesseeHouston12/29/2013M.Fokou17111:21110NoNo5NoNo
HoustonTennessee12/29/2013B.McCain17304:07110YesNo0YesYes
San DiegoKansas City12/29/2013S.Wright17308:2739NoNo5NoNo
San DiegoKansas City12/29/2013R.Marshall17504:2728NoNo5NoNo
IndianapolisKansas City01/04/2014C.Lynch18104:24210NoNo5NoNo
New EnglandIndianapolis01/11/2014S.Gregory19210:1627YesNo0NoYes
Totals2.048.58140185220