Illegal Use of Hands

Definition

Illegal use of the hands against a player while attempting to ward off a block, cover a receiver, or tackle a ball carrier. There are several restrictions on how a player may initiate contact, such as hands to the facemask of the other player involved in the blocking.

Outcome

10 yards if committed by offense; 5 yards and automatic first down if committed by defense

2014 Stats

Penalty Log

AgainstBeneficiaryDatePlayerPosWeekQuarterTimeDownDistanceYardageDeclinedOffsettingHomePhase
New OrleansAtlanta09/07/14Z.StriefT1111:502910NoNoYesOffense
AtlantaNew Orleans09/07/14G.CarimiT1210:062510NoNoNoOffense
AtlantaNew Orleans09/07/14J.AsamoahG1205:472710NoNoNoOffense
AtlantaNew Orleans09/07/14R.McClainCB1308:272105NoNoNoDefense
BuffaloChicago09/07/14J.WynnDT1213:191105NoNoYesDefense
ChicagoBuffalo09/07/14A.JefferyWR1205:501108NoNoNoOffense
ChicagoBuffalo09/07/14R.GarzaC1202:02350YesNoNoOffense
Kansas CityTennessee09/07/14A.BaileyDE1207:34380YesNoNoDefense
PittsburghCleveland09/07/14C.ThomasDE1310:26335NoNoNoDefense
PittsburghCleveland09/07/14C.HeywardDE1406:142105NoNoNoDefense
San FranciscoDallas09/07/14A.BrooksOLB1112:551105NoNoYesDefense
San FranciscoDallas09/07/14A.BrooksOLB1112:351105NoNoYesDefense
DallasSan Francisco09/07/14Z.MartinG1304:4821010NoNoNoOffense
DetroitN.Y. Giants09/08/14N.FairleyDT1101:291105NoNoNoDefense
ArizonaSan Diego09/08/14A.CromartieDB1315:001100YesNoNoDefense
PittsburghBaltimore09/11/14I.TaylorCB2106:531100YesNoYesDefense
PittsburghBaltimore09/11/14I.TaylorCB2106:531100YesNoYesDefense
DetroitCarolina09/14/14Unnamed2203:171100YesNoYesDefense
CarolinaDetroit09/14/14T.TurnerG2203:0011010NoNoNoOffense
DetroitCarolina09/14/14N.FairleyDT2304:411105NoNoYesDefense
CincinnatiAtlanta09/14/14V.BurfictOLB2201:48390YesNoNoDefense
ClevelandNew Orleans09/14/14A.RubinNT2415:00280YesNoNoDefense
New EnglandMinnesota09/14/14S.SiligaDT2108:412105NoNoYesDefense
N.Y. GiantsArizona09/14/14Q.DempsDB2311:574910NoNoNoSpecial Teams
JacksonvilleWashington09/14/14L.BowankoC2105:27340NoYesYesDefense
JacksonvilleWashington09/14/14A.BranchDE2200:431155NoNoYesDefense
WashingtonJacksonville09/14/14J.JenkinsDT2413:42275NoNoNoDefense
San DiegoSeattle09/14/14S.AjirotutuWR2202:451310NoNoNoOffense
DenverKansas City09/14/14S.JohnsonLB2212:58285NoNoNoDefense
Green BayN.Y. Jets09/14/14M.DanielsDT2302:081105NoNoNoDefense
HoustonOakland09/14/14T.JamisonNT2200:271100YesNoYesDefense
OaklandHouston09/14/14G.JacksonG2307:262160YesNoNoOffense
San FranciscoChicago09/14/14J.WardSS2101:20365NoNoNoDefense
ChicagoSan Francisco09/14/14J.BosticOLB2208:00490YesNoYesSpecial Teams
San FranciscoChicago09/14/14C.LemonierOLB2304:26395NoNoNoDefense
ChicagoSan Francisco09/14/14R.MundySS2404:20270YesNoYesDefense
PhiladelphiaIndianapolis09/15/14J.KelceC2302:562910NoNoYesOffense
Tampa BayAtlanta09/18/14D.DotsonT3411:5711010NoNoYesOffense
San DiegoBuffalo09/21/14S.WrightDB3410:062105NoNoYesDefense
TennesseeCincinnati09/21/14B.Wreh-WilsonCB3308:051105NoNoYesDefense
ClevelandBaltimore09/21/14J.ThomasT3106:2011010NoNoNoOffense
DetroitGreen Bay09/21/14D.GorrerDB3103:16285NoNoNoDefense
IndianapolisJacksonville09/21/14G.CherilusT3304:5511010NoNoYesOffense
IndianapolisJacksonville09/21/14H.MuambaLB3400:18005NoNoYesSpecial Teams
HoustonN.Y. Giants09/21/14B.BrooksG3108:482610NoNoYesOffense
PhiladelphiaWashington09/21/14F.CoxDE3111:242225NoNoNoDefense
San FranciscoArizona09/21/14T.JerodDE3103:091105NoNoYesDefense
ArizonaSan Francisco09/21/14T.LarsenG3204:283100YesNoNoOffense
ChicagoN.Y. Jets09/22/14M.OlaT3313:0311010NoNoYesOffense
WashingtonN.Y. Giants09/25/14C.GeathersDT4113:32454NoNoNoSpecial Teams
WashingtonN.Y. Giants09/25/14P.RileyILB4414:17321NoNoNoDefense
Green BayChicago09/28/14J.PeppersOLB4110:04345NoNoYesDefense
BuffaloHouston09/28/14E.WoodC4114:21370YesNoYesOffense
IndianapolisTennessee09/28/14R.Jean FrancoisDT4201:531105NoNoNoDefense
MinnesotaAtlanta09/28/14E.GriffenDE4211:143100YesNoNoDefense
Tampa BayPittsburgh09/28/14S.SolomonLB4110:011105NoNoYesDefense
Tampa BayPittsburgh09/28/14W.GholstonDE4210:26235NoNoYesDefense
PittsburghTampa Bay09/28/14C.AllenCB4307:06380YesNoNoDefense
PittsburghTampa Bay09/28/14B.KeiselDE4305:17350YesNoNoDefense
PittsburghTampa Bay09/28/14B.McCainDB4412:53350YesNoNoDefense
PhiladelphiaSan Francisco09/28/14D.RyansILB4100:44365NoNoYesDefense
PhiladelphiaSan Francisco09/28/14B.BairDE4306:121105NoNoYesDefense
Kansas CityNew England09/29/14C.OwensDB4209:04335NoNoNoDefense
New EnglandKansas City09/29/14L.RyanCB4200:08355NoNoYesDefense
Green BayMinnesota10/02/14M.DanielsDT5209:51265NoNoNoDefense
CarolinaChicago10/05/14B.BellT5408:032710NoNoNoOffense
DetroitBuffalo10/05/14L.WaddleT5415:0021010NoNoNoOffense
DetroitBuffalo10/05/14J.JonesDE5409:47142NoNoNoDefense
BaltimoreIndianapolis10/05/14K.OsemeleG5305:202211NoNoYesOffense
BaltimoreIndianapolis10/05/14Z.OrrLB5304:2041010NoNoYesSpecial Teams
PittsburghJacksonville10/05/14K.BeachumT5307:5911010NoNoYesOffense
New OrleansTampa Bay10/05/14K.VaccaroSS5214:20365NoNoNoDefense
Tampa BayNew Orleans10/05/14A.CollinsT5300:1321010NoNoYesOffense
Tampa BayNew Orleans10/05/14J.BanksCB5514:173105NoNoYesDefense
N.Y. GiantsAtlanta10/05/14P.AmukamaraCB5104:28285NoNoNoDefense
SeattleWashington10/06/14C.AvrilDE5313:063105NoNoYesDefense
ChicagoAtlanta10/12/14J.AllenLB6314:512150NoYesYesDefense
AtlantaChicago10/12/14G.CarimiT6314:512150NoYesNoOffense
New EnglandBuffalo10/12/14A.DennardCB6312:301100YesNoYesDefense
Green BayMiami10/12/14B.JonesLB6403:152115NoNoYesDefense
MinnesotaDetroit10/12/14C.MunnerlynCB6106:141105NoNoNoDefense
DetroitMinnesota10/12/14R.MathisCB6212:141105NoNoYesDefense
DetroitMinnesota10/12/14J.StanfordLB6201:174100NoYesYesSpecial Teams
MinnesotaDetroit10/12/14J.SullivanC6407:112410NoNoNoOffense
MinnesotaDetroit10/12/14M.KalilT6400:4921010NoNoNoOffense
DenverN.Y. Jets10/12/14K.WebsterCB6313:094110NoNoYesSpecial Teams
DenverN.Y. Jets10/12/14Unnamed6304:364810NoNoYesSpecial Teams
BaltimoreTampa Bay10/12/14J.ZuttahC6102:2711010NoNoYesOffense
San DiegoOakland10/12/14K.DunlapT6309:5922010NoNoYesOffense
OaklandSan Diego10/12/14G.JacksonG6412:3711010NoNoNoOffense
ArizonaWashington10/12/14T.KellyDE6204:371105NoNoNoDefense
SeattleDallas10/12/14T.McDanielDT6402:351105NoNoNoDefense
San FranciscoSt. Louis10/13/14A.BrooksOLB6112:40265NoNoYesDefense
AtlantaBaltimore10/19/14T.JacksonDE7113:361105NoNoYesDefense
MinnesotaBuffalo10/19/14M.KalilT7301:062610NoNoYesOffense
MiamiChicago10/19/14J.TrippOLB7402:13005NoNoYesSpecial Teams
New OrleansDetroit10/19/14P.HaralsonOLB7202:27150YesNoYesDefense
DetroitNew Orleans10/19/14D.TappDE7403:342105NoNoNoDefense
CincinnatiIndianapolis10/19/14D.PekoDT7102:341105NoNoYesDefense
ClevelandJacksonville10/19/14J.GilbertDB7111:33295NoNoYesDefense
TennesseeWashington10/19/14B.SchwenkeC7108:062510NoNoYesOffense
TennesseeWashington10/19/14S.HillNT7106:291100NoYesYesDefense
TennesseeWashington10/19/14M.GriffinFS7209:12315NoNoYesDefense
TennesseeWashington10/19/14B.SchwenkeC7405:3211010NoNoYesOffense
TennesseeWashington10/19/14S.PhillipsOLB7401:14270NoYesYesDefense
WashingtonTennessee10/19/14T.ComptonT7401:14270NoYesNoOffense
DenverSan Diego10/23/14L.BarrowLB8113:024110NoNoNoSpecial Teams
San DiegoDenver10/23/14K.DunlapT8204:492810NoNoYesOffense
DenverSan Diego10/23/14M.AustinDT8310:531105NoNoNoDefense
AtlantaDetroit10/26/14J.MatthewsT8104:242710NoNoNoOffense
AtlantaDetroit10/26/14R.SchraederT8304:3811010NoNoNoOffense
MiamiJacksonville10/26/14L.DelmasFS8205:171100YesNoYesDefense
Kansas CitySt. Louis10/26/14E.FisherT8312:4411010NoNoNoOffense
New EnglandChicago10/26/14Z.MooreDE8200:17245NoNoNoDefense
Tampa BayMinnesota10/26/14W.GholstonDE8100:521105NoNoNoDefense
MinnesotaTampa Bay10/26/14L.JosephDT8411:031100YesNoYesDefense
PhiladelphiaArizona10/26/14N.AllenDB8109:58365NoNoYesDefense
PhiladelphiaArizona10/26/14J.PetersT8107:193210NoNoYesOffense
PhiladelphiaArizona10/26/14J.PetersT8208:082510NoNoYesOffense
ArizonaPhiladelphia10/26/14A.OkaforOLB8407:071200YesNoNoDefense
OaklandCleveland10/26/14M.WatsonT8400:40340YesNoYesOffense
IndianapolisPittsburgh10/26/14G.CherilusT8213:05330NoYesYesOffense
PittsburghIndianapolis10/26/14C.AllenCB8212:231105NoNoNoDefense
IndianapolisPittsburgh10/26/14G.TolerCB8211:361100YesNoYesDefense
PittsburghIndianapolis10/26/14B.McCainDB8303:491105NoNoNoDefense
PittsburghIndianapolis10/26/14T.PolamaluSS8303:261100NoYesNoDefense
Green BayNew Orleans10/26/14J.SittonG8408:3811010NoNoYesOffense
CarolinaNew Orleans10/30/14M.AddisonDE9105:141105NoNoNoDefense
CarolinaNew Orleans10/30/14K.EalyDE9102:02285NoNoNoDefense
New OrleansCarolina10/30/14P.HaralsonOLB9208:471105NoNoYesDefense
New OrleansCarolina10/30/14B.DixonDB9202:0041310NoNoYesSpecial Teams
New OrleansCarolina10/30/14B.DixonDB9403:4641710NoNoYesSpecial Teams
ClevelandTampa Bay11/02/14D.BryantDE9211:481105NoNoNoDefense
DallasArizona11/02/14R.McClainMLB9103:582105NoNoNoDefense
ArizonaDallas11/02/14P.PetersonCB9302:32375NoNoYesDefense
DallasArizona11/02/14G.SelvieDE9413:341105NoNoNoDefense
HoustonPhiladelphia11/02/14Unnamed9410:40355NoNoNoDefense
San DiegoMiami11/02/14C.LiugetDT9313:18375NoNoYesDefense
MinnesotaWashington11/02/14C.WoottonDE9304:531105NoNoNoDefense
San FranciscoSt. Louis11/02/14A.BooneG9107:553170YesNoNoOffense
PittsburghBaltimore11/02/14M.PounceyC9214:1411010NoNoNoOffense
N.Y. GiantsIndianapolis11/03/14M.KiwanukaDE9111:271105NoNoNoDefense
N.Y. GiantsIndianapolis11/03/14J.PughG9203:261150NoYesNoOffense
IndianapolisN.Y. Giants11/03/14C.ReddingDE9203:261150NoYesYesDefense
Kansas CityBuffalo11/09/14M.McGlynnG10411:02270YesNoYesOffense
DenverOakland11/09/14B.RobyCB10306:01375NoNoYesDefense
Green BayChicago11/09/14N.PerryOLB10101:471105NoNoNoDefense
ClevelandHouston11/16/14K.WilliamsDB11103:461100YesNoNoDefense
ClevelandHouston11/16/14J.SheardDE11312:07275NoNoNoDefense
Green BayPhiladelphia11/16/14L.GuionNT11303:50440YesNoNoDefense
SeattleKansas City11/16/14M.BennettDE11104:28310YesNoYesDefense
Kansas CitySeattle11/16/14R.ParkerSS11213:373125NoNoNoDefense
Kansas CitySeattle11/16/14P.GainesCB11200:22190NoYesNoDefense
SeattleKansas City11/16/14T.SimonCB11415:00290YesNoYesDefense
Tampa BayWashington11/16/14P.OmamehG11114:103110NoYesYesOffense
Tampa BayWashington11/16/14L.MankinsG11405:3031010NoNoYesOffense
New EnglandIndianapolis11/16/14R.NinkovichDE11211:491105NoNoYesDefense
OaklandKansas City11/20/14B.MayowaDE12401:06435NoNoNoDefense
AtlantaCleveland11/23/14M.GoodmanDE12408:002105NoNoNoDefense
HoustonCincinnati11/23/14E.PleasantDB12100:12440NoYesNoSpecial Teams
JacksonvilleIndianapolis11/23/14R.BryantDT12311:431105NoNoYesDefense
JacksonvilleIndianapolis11/23/14B.LinderG12413:261100YesNoYesOffense
New EnglandDetroit11/23/14S.VollmerT12110:503310NoNoNoOffense
DetroitNew England11/23/14C.LucasT12413:4811010NoNoYesOffense
PhiladelphiaTennessee11/23/14E.MathisG12312:1211010NoNoNoOffense
St. LouisSan Diego11/23/14J.CookTE12402:532210NoNoYesOffense
SeattleArizona11/23/14B.MaxwellDB12204:48275NoNoNoDefense
DenverMiami11/23/14W.MontgomeryC12201:0121010NoNoNoOffense
MiamiDenver11/23/14J.WilsonDB12406:031105NoNoYesDefense
San FranciscoWashington11/23/14C.LemonierOLB12311:4641310NoNoNoSpecial Teams
BaltimoreNew Orleans11/24/14W.HillSS12105:03315NoNoYesDefense
BaltimoreNew Orleans11/24/14K.OsemeleG12404:232140NoYesYesOffense
DallasPhiladelphia11/27/14O.ScandrickCB13203:24265NoNoNoDefense
San FranciscoSeattle11/27/14J.StaleyT13209:253110YesNoNoOffense
SeattleSan Francisco11/27/14J.CarpenterG13204:0511010NoNoYesOffense
BaltimoreSan Diego11/30/14C.UpshawOLB13106:25310YesNoNoDefense
BaltimoreSan Diego11/30/14E.MonroeT13202:282910NoNoNoOffense
BaltimoreSan Diego11/30/14T.SuggsOLB13200:221105NoNoNoDefense
WashingtonIndianapolis11/30/14D.AmersonCB13106:41290YesNoYesDefense
WashingtonIndianapolis11/30/14B.BreelandCB13106:131100YesNoYesDefense
N.Y. GiantsJacksonville11/30/14K.WynnDE13204:341105NoNoYesDefense
CarolinaMinnesota11/30/14B.BellT13403:3211010NoNoYesOffense
New OrleansPittsburgh11/30/14K.LewisCB13305:032100YesNoYesDefense
New OrleansPittsburgh11/30/14K.LewisCB13402:50184NoNoYesDefense
Tampa BayCincinnati11/30/14A.VernerCB13207:55285NoNoNoDefense
CincinnatiTampa Bay11/30/14Unnamed13407:092105NoNoYesDefense
New EnglandGreen Bay11/30/14B.BrownerDB13109:092105NoNoYesDefense
ChicagoDallas12/04/14R.MundySS14304:141105NoNoNoDefense
JacksonvilleHouston12/07/14R.MillerDT14311:521105NoNoNoDefense
TennesseeN.Y. Giants12/07/14T.JonesT14213:383310NoNoNoOffense
TennesseeN.Y. Giants12/07/14B.StingilyT14201:381100YesNoNoOffense
St. LouisWashington12/07/14S.WellsC14105:3111010NoNoYesOffense
San DiegoNew England12/07/14D.ButlerILB14108:141105NoNoNoDefense
ArizonaSt. Louis12/11/14L.FitzgeraldWR15114:2811010NoNoYesOffense
BuffaloGreen Bay12/14/14C.GlennT15302:153710NoNoNoOffense
CincinnatiCleveland12/14/14L.HallCB15211:592116NoNoYesDefense
OaklandKansas City12/14/14R.ArmstrongOLB15108:221105NoNoYesDefense
Kansas CityOakland12/14/14J.LinkenbachT15215:001100NoYesNoOffense
Kansas CityOakland12/14/14A.FasanoTE15309:592810NoNoNoOffense
Kansas CityOakland12/14/14J.JohnsonLB15400:41220YesNoNoDefense
N.Y. GiantsWashington12/14/14M.HerzlichOLB15112:32245NoNoNoDefense
WashingtonN.Y. Giants12/14/14D.AmersonCB15101:45380YesNoYesDefense
San DiegoDenver12/14/14J.AttaochuOLB15301:111105NoNoNoDefense
N.Y. JetsTennessee12/14/14W.ColonG15313:46340YesNoYesOffense
New OrleansChicago12/15/14Unnamed15108:324120NoYesYesSpecial Teams
ChicagoNew Orleans12/15/14W.YoungLB15201:381105NoNoNoDefense
WashingtonPhiladelphia12/20/14B.BreelandCB16105:07345NoNoNoDefense
WashingtonPhiladelphia12/20/14J.JenkinsDT16201:34240NoYesNoDefense
ClevelandCarolina12/21/14P.DesirCB16108:182105NoNoYesDefense
DetroitChicago12/21/14D.CareySS16202:43345NoNoYesDefense
MinnesotaMiami12/21/14Tom.JohnsonDT16114:20375NoNoYesDefense
New OrleansAtlanta12/21/14P.HaralsonOLB16100:16260YesNoNoDefense
N.Y. JetsNew England12/21/14K.EllisDT16212:421104NoNoNoDefense
PittsburghKansas City12/21/14L.TimmonsILB16106:313160YesNoNoDefense
DallasIndianapolis12/21/14S.MooreDB16200:551100YesNoNoDefense
DallasIndianapolis12/21/14T.PatmonDB16408:091105NoNoNoDefense
SeattleArizona12/21/14B.IrvinOLB16108:36340YesNoYesDefense
SeattleArizona12/21/14J.HillDT16202:591105NoNoYesDefense
ArizonaSeattle12/21/14B.MassieT16201:593200YesNoNoOffense
HoustonJacksonville12/28/14A.BouyeCB17108:42265NoNoNoDefense
JacksonvilleHouston12/28/14D.McCrayCB17207:21395NoNoYesDefense
HoustonJacksonville12/28/14A.DentILB17201:562135NoNoNoDefense
Kansas CitySan Diego12/28/14E.FisherT17412:5731110NoNoNoOffense
N.Y. GiantsPhiladelphia12/28/14C.BrownDB17108:02370YesNoNoDefense
CincinnatiPittsburgh12/28/14A.JonesCB17201:112105NoNoYesDefense
WashingtonDallas12/28/14B.BreelandCB17210:06365NoNoNoDefense
WashingtonDallas12/28/14J.JeffcoatOLB17406:391105NoNoNoDefense
San FranciscoArizona12/28/14M.WilhoiteILB17312:234130NoYesNoSpecial Teams
ArizonaSan Francisco12/28/14T.KellyDE17302:073245NoNoYesDefense
IndianapolisCincinnati01/04/15A.CastonzoT18312:592810NoNoNoOffense
CincinnatiIndianapolis01/04/15R.BodineC18310:07350YesNoYesOffense
CarolinaSeattle01/10/15M.RemmersT19414:5511010NoNoYesOffense
IndianapolisDenver01/11/15D.HerronRB19310:172610NoNoYesOffense
SeattleGreen Bay01/18/15C.AvrilDE20112:001100YesNoNoDefense
SeattleGreen Bay01/18/15C.AvrilDE20211:583135NoNoNoDefense
Green BaySeattle01/18/15C.MatthewsOLB20306:513190YesNoYesDefense
Totals2.361.978.7911255019115
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