Illegal Cut

Definition

It is an illegal cut block if:

  1. an eligible receiver who takes a position more than two yards outside of his own tackle (a flexed receiver) is blocked below the waist; or
  2. an eligible receiver who is lined up on or behind the line of scrimmage and is within two yards of his tackle is blocked below the waist after he crosses the line of scrimmage
  3. Outcome

    15 yards. If committed on defense: automatic first down.

    2013 Stats

Overall Totals By Team

There was an average of 0.03 Illegal Cut penalties per team league wide.

 AgainstBeneficiary
NameGamesCountYards LostDismissedHomeAwayCountYards GainedDismissedHomeAway
Arizona160000000000
Atlanta160000000000
Baltimore160000000000
Buffalo160000000000
Carolina170000000000
Chicago160000000000
Cincinnati1700000115001
Cleveland1611501000000
Dallas160000000000
Denver190000000000
Detroit160000000000
Green Bay170000000000
Houston160000000000
Indianapolis180000000000
Jacksonville160000000000
Kansas City170000000000
St. Louis160000000000
Miami160000000000
Minnesota160000000000
New England180000000000
New Orleans180000000000
N.Y. Giants160000000000
N.Y. Jets160000000000
Oakland160000000000
Philadelphia170000000000
Pittsburgh160000000000
San Diego180000000000
San Francisco190000000000
Seattle190000000000
Tampa Bay160000000000
Tennessee160000000000
Washington160000000000
Totals267115010115001
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