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.

2010 Stats

Penalty Log

AgainstBeneficiaryDatePlayerPosWeekQuarterTimeDownDistanceYardageDeclinedOffsettingHomePhase
CincinnatiNew England09/12/10M.JohnsonDE1403:57000NoNoYesSpecial Teams
IndianapolisHouston09/12/10J.TryonDB1302:294220NoNoYesSpecial Teams
ChicagoN.Y. Giants10/03/10C.GrahamCB4301:51465NoNoYesSpecial Teams
BuffaloJacksonville10/10/10D.JonesWR5311:15415NoNoNoSpecial Teams
Kansas CityIndianapolis10/10/10J.ArenasDB5115:00000NoNoYesSpecial Teams
Tampa BayAtlanta11/07/10M.StovallWR9200:41495NoNoYesSpecial Teams
ArizonaSeattle11/14/10J.FeelyK10407:52000NoNoNoSpecial Teams
San FranciscoTampa Bay11/21/10T.BrownDB11304:00425NoNoNoSpecial Teams
Green BayAtlanta11/28/10J.BushCB12107:28415NoNoYesSpecial Teams
Kansas CitySeattle11/28/10R.SuccopK12105:084110YesNoYesSpecial Teams
PhiladelphiaN.Y. Giants12/19/10C.AndersonFS15306:034145NoNoYesSpecial Teams
ArizonaSan Francisco01/02/11T.McBrideCB17304:08470NoNoYesSpecial Teams
AtlantaGreen Bay01/15/11B.FinneranWR19414:21000NoNoNoSpecial Teams
New EnglandN.Y. Jets01/16/11S.BrownDB19208:50435NoNoNoSpecial Teams
Totals2.652.865.4235109
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