Illegal Forward Pass

Definition

A forward pass is thrown from past the line of scrimmage, after a change of possession, or when a second forward pass is thrown on the same play.

Outcome

5 yards from the spot of the foul and loss of down

2012 Stats

Teams

There was an average of 0.19 Illegal Forward Pass penalties per team league wide.
Overall TotalPer Game
NameGamesAgainstYards LostBeneficiaryBeneficiary YardsDismissedHomeAwayAgainstYards LostBeneficiaryBeneficiary Yards
Arizona1600000000000
Atlanta1800000000000
Baltimore2000000000000
Buffalo1600000000000
Carolina1600000000000
Chicago1600001000000
Cincinnati1700000000000
Cleveland1615000010.060.3100
Dallas1600000000000
Denver1700000000000
Detroit1600000000000
Green Bay1815000010.060.2800
Houston1800000000000
Indianapolis170015000000.060.29
Jacksonville160015000000.060.31
Kansas City1600000000000
Miami1600000000000
Minnesota1700000000000
New England180015000000.060.28
New Orleans160013000000.060.19
N.Y. Jets1600000000000
N.Y. Giants160015000000.060.31
Oakland1600000000000
Philadelphia1628000110.130.500
Pittsburgh1600000000000
San Diego1600000000000
San Francisco1900000000000
Seattle1800000000000
St. Louis1615000100.060.3100
Tampa Bay1600000000000
Tennessee1615000100.060.3100
Washington170015000000.060.29
Totals5346286281330.41.70.41.7

Player

NameTeamTotal CallsYards LostHomeAwayHome/Away Diff
A.RodgersGreen Bay1501-1
B.BoykinPhiladelphia1301-1
B.WeedenCleveland1501-1
J.CutlerChicago10101
J.LockerTennessee15101
N.FolesPhiladelphia15101
S.BradfordSt. Louis15101
Totals728431

Penalties By Week

Note: Offsetting and Declined penalties are ignored, except where specified.
Overall TotalPer Game
WeekGamesTotal CountPenalty YardsHomeAwayDeclinedOffsettingTotal CountPenalty YardsHomeAwayDeclinedOffsetting
51421002000.140.7100.1400
8141510000.070.360.07000
9141301000.070.2100.0700
1014000001000000.07
16161510000.060.310.06000
17161510000.060.310.06000
Totals8862833010.41.90.20.200.1

Penalty Log

AgainstBeneficiaryDatePlayerWeekQuarterTimeDownDistanceDeclinedOffsettingYardageHomeDismissed
Green BayIndianapolis10/07/2012A.Rodgers5310:28315NoNo5YesNo
ClevelandN.Y. Giants10/07/2012B.Weeden5409:2235NoNo5YesNo
St. LouisNew England10/28/2012S.Bradford8311:4826NoNo5NoNo
PhiladelphiaNew Orleans11/05/2012B.Boykin9301:2000NoNo3YesNo
ChicagoHouston11/11/2012J.Cutler10202:5639NoYes0NoYes
PhiladelphiaWashington12/23/2012N.Foles16400:0825NoNo5NoNo
TennesseeJacksonville12/30/2012J.Locker17412:38317NoNo5NoNo
Totals2.298.14012830