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.

2012 Stats

Teams

There was an average of 0.28 Illegal Touch Kick penalties per team league wide.
Overall TotalPer Game
NameGamesAgainstYards LostBeneficiaryBeneficiary YardsDismissedHomeAwayAgainstYards LostBeneficiaryBeneficiary Yards
Arizona1600000000000
Atlanta1800000000000
Baltimore2010001100.05000
Buffalo1600000000000
Carolina1615000010.060.3100
Chicago1600000000000
Cincinnati1710000010.06000
Cleveland1600000000000
Dallas1600000000000
Denver1700000000000
Detroit1600000000000
Green Bay1815000100.060.2800
Houston180015000000.060.28
Indianapolis170010000000.060
Jacksonville1600000000000
Kansas City1615101010.060.310.060
Miami1600000000000
Minnesota170015000000.060.29
New England1800000000000
New Orleans160015000000.060.31
N.Y. Jets16210150110.130.630.060.31
N.Y. Giants1600000000000
Oakland160015000000.060.31
Philadelphia1600000000000
Pittsburgh160015000000.060.31
San Diego1600000000000
San Francisco1915000010.050.2600
Seattle1810000100.06000
St. Louis160010000000.060
Tampa Bay1600000000000
Tennessee1600000000000
Washington1700001000000
Totals5349309303450.51.80.51.8

Player

NameTeamTotal CallsYards LostHomeAwayHome/Away Diff
Baltimore1001-1
Kansas City10101
Washington1001-1
A.SmithCarolina1501-1
C.PeermanCincinnati1001-1
C.SpillmanSan Francisco1501-1
D.ReedBaltimore10101
I.TrufantN.Y. Jets210110
J.BellamyKansas City1501-1
J.BushGreen Bay15101
K.ChancellorSeattle10101
Totals123057-2

Penalties By Week

Note: Offsetting and Declined penalties are ignored, except where specified.
Overall TotalPer Game
WeekGamesTotal CountPenalty YardsHomeAwayDeclinedOffsettingTotal CountPenalty YardsHomeAwayDeclinedOffsetting
11600001000000.060
2161501000.060.3100.0600
4151501000.070.3300.0700
5141510100.070.360.0700.070
11141001000.07000.0700
121600001000000.060
13161510000.060.310.06000
15161501000.060.3100.0600
17162511000.130.310.060.0600
1841010000.2500.25000
Totals14393045300.81.90.40.30.20

Penalty Log

AgainstBeneficiaryDatePlayerWeekQuarterTimeDownDistanceDeclinedOffsettingYardageHomeDismissed
WashingtonNew Orleans09/09/20121408:1443YesNo0YesYes
N.Y. JetsPittsburgh09/16/2012I.Trufant2301:5245NoNo5YesNo
San FranciscoN.Y. Jets09/30/2012C.Spillman4113:3245NoNo5YesNo
Kansas CityBaltimore10/07/20125200:1241YesNo0NoYes
N.Y. JetsHouston10/08/2012I.Trufant5213:57410NoNo5NoNo
CincinnatiKansas City11/18/2012C.Peerman11403:1043NoNo0YesNo
BaltimoreSan Diego11/25/201212200:1142YesNo0YesYes
Green BayMinnesota12/02/2012J.Bush13401:0141NoNo5NoNo
Kansas CityOakland12/16/2012J.Bellamy15207:3945NoNo5YesNo
CarolinaNew Orleans12/30/2012A.Smith17114:1746NoNo5YesNo
SeattleSt. Louis12/30/2012K.Chancellor17302:0900NoNo0NoNo
BaltimoreIndianapolis01/06/2013D.Reed18208:1948NoNo0NoNo
Totals3.674.08303070