Ineligible Downfield Kick

Definition

On a punt, the only players on the punting team allowed to cross the line of scrimmage prior to the punt are the two players positioned on the end of the line. Should any other player except for those two players cross the line of scrimmage prior to the punt, the infraction is called ineligible man down field.

Outcome

5 yards

2012 Stats

Teams

There was an average of 0.16 Ineligible Downfield Kick penalties per team league wide.
Overall TotalPer Game
NameGamesAgainstYards LostBeneficiaryBeneficiary YardsDismissedHomeAwayAgainstYards LostBeneficiaryBeneficiary Yards
Arizona160015000000.060.31
Atlanta1800000000000
Baltimore2000000000000
Buffalo1600000000000
Carolina1600000000000
Chicago1600000000000
Cincinnati170015000000.060.29
Cleveland1615150100.060.310.060.31
Dallas1600000000000
Denver1700000000000
Detroit1600000000000
Green Bay1815000010.060.2800
Houston1800000000000
Indianapolis1700000000000
Jacksonville1600000000000
Kansas City1600000000000
Miami1600000000000
Minnesota1715000100.060.2900
New England1800000000000
New Orleans160015000000.060.31
N.Y. Jets1600000000000
N.Y. Giants1600000000000
Oakland1615000100.060.3100
Philadelphia1600000000000
Pittsburgh1600000000000
San Diego1600000000000
San Francisco1900000000000
Seattle180015000000.060.28
St. Louis1600000000000
Tampa Bay1600000000000
Tennessee1600000000000
Washington1715000010.060.2900
Totals5345255250320.31.50.31.5

Player

NameTeamTotal CallsYards LostHomeAwayHome/Away Diff
Washington1501-1
Oakland15101
B.SaineGreen Bay1501-1
R.VentroneCleveland15101
T.McKenzieMinnesota15101
Totals525321

Penalties By Week

Note: Offsetting and Declined penalties are ignored, except where specified.
Overall TotalPer Game
WeekGamesTotal CountPenalty YardsHomeAwayDeclinedOffsettingTotal CountPenalty YardsHomeAwayDeclinedOffsetting
1161501000.060.3100.0600
3161501000.060.3100.0600
6141510000.070.360.07000
7131510000.080.380.08000
13161510000.060.310.06000
Totals7552532000.31.70.20.100

Penalty Log

AgainstBeneficiaryDatePlayerWeekQuarterTimeDownDistanceDeclinedOffsettingYardageHomeDismissed
WashingtonNew Orleans09/09/20121408:1443NoNo5YesNo
Green BaySeattle09/24/2012B.Saine3101:52413NoNo5YesNo
ClevelandCincinnati10/14/2012R.Ventrone6203:24412NoNo5NoNo
MinnesotaArizona10/21/2012T.McKenzie7202:0041NoNo5NoNo
OaklandCleveland12/02/201213208:5741NoNo5NoNo
Totals46002520