Leaping

Definition

A defender running forward and leaping in an attempt to block a field goal or a point-after try lands on other players on either team. Exceptions: The penalty is not called if the defender was within one yard of the line of scrimmage at the time of the snap.

Outcome

15 yard penalty and automatic first down

2017 Stats

Overall Totals By Team

There was an average of 0.03 Leaping penalties per team league wide.

 AgainstBeneficiary
NameGamesCountYards LostDismissedHomeAwayCountYards GainedDismissedHomeAway
Arizona100000016001
Atlanta100000000000
Baltimore100000000000
Buffalo100000000000
Carolina100000000000
Chicago100000000000
Cincinnati100000000000
Cleveland100000000000
Dallas110000000000
Denver100000000000
Detroit111601000000
Green Bay100000000000
Houston100000000000
Indianapolis100000000000
Jacksonville100000000000
Kansas City100000000000
LA Rams100000000000
LA Chargers110000000000
Miami100000000000
Minnesota110000000000
New England100000000000
New Orleans100000000000
N.Y. Jets100000000000
N.Y. Giants110000000000
Oakland100000000000
Philadelphia100000000000
Pittsburgh100000000000
San Francisco100000000000
Seattle100000000000
Tampa Bay100000000000
Tennessee100000000000
Washington110000000000
Totals1631601016001
Loading Facebook Comments...