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

2016 Stats

Penalties By Week

Note: Offsetting and Declined penalties are ignored, except where specified.

WeekGamesTotal CountPenalty YardsHomeAwayDeclinedOffsetting
116151011
2164201311
3168392600
4154202220
5143151200
6153150301
7153151230
8135251400
10143151230
11142102000
12163142110
14163152100
15162102000
1616151010
17162102020
184151000
Totals232482382226143

Penalties By Week - Per Game

Note: Offsetting and Declined penalties are ignored, except where specified.

WeekGamesTotal CountPenalty YardsHomeAwayDeclinedOffsetting
1160.060.310.0600.060.06
2160.251.250.060.190.060.06
3160.52.440.130.3800
4150.271.330.130.130.130
5140.211.070.070.1400
6150.2100.200.07
7150.210.070.130.20
8130.381.920.080.3100
10140.211.070.070.140.210
11140.140.710.14000
12160.190.880.130.060.060
14160.190.940.130.0600
15160.130.630.13000
16160.060.310.0600.060
17160.130.630.1300.130
1840.251.250.25000
Totals2323.3716.741.641.740.910.19
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