Illegal Touch Kick

Definition

The ball, after the free kick, first touches a member of the kicking team prior to traveling 10 yards. This is most often seen on an onside kick where a member of the kicking team prematurely comes in contact with the ball in an attempt to recover it.

Outcome

Receiving team gets the ball as the spot of the foul.

2011 Stats

Penalty Log

AgainstBeneficiaryDatePlayerPosWeekQuarterTimeDownDistanceYardageDeclinedOffsettingHomePhase
BaltimoreJacksonville10/24/11H.NakamuraFS7402:02005NoNoYesSpecial Teams
DenverOakland11/06/11C.Harris Jr.CB9105:254115NoNoYesSpecial Teams
Tampa BayGreen Bay11/20/11M.KoenenP11203:52000YesNoYesSpecial Teams
Kansas CityNew England11/21/11C.GreenwoodLB11101:30000YesNoYesSpecial Teams
BaltimoreSan Diego12/18/11D.ReedWR15401:55000YesNoYesSpecial Teams
DallasN.Y. Giants01/01/12A.BallDB17204:35480NoNoYesSpecial Teams
ChicagoMinnesota01/01/12Z.BowmanDB17310:044130NoNoYesSpecial Teams
Totals2.431.714.5710307
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