Neutral Zone Infraction

Definition

Before the snap, a defensive player (most often a lineman) jumps into the neutral zone and "startles" an offensive player, causing him to false start.

Outcome

5 yards

2013 Stats

Overall Totals By Team

There was an average of 4.09 Neutral Zone Infraction penalties per team league wide.
AgainstBeneficiary
NameGamesCountYards LostDismissedHomeAwayCountYards 'Gained'DismissedHomeAway
Arizona1642011329020
Atlanta1626011313021
Baltimore162100111365058
Buffalo16630042415031
Carolina17314012210011
Chicago1663004200000
Cincinnati17420040210011
Cleveland16000001050064
Dallas16735043315021
Denver194200221365085
Detroit161152038420040
Green Bay1715001420022
Houston1673501600000
Indianapolis181500112600111
Jacksonville16210002314021
Kansas City17315021315003
Miami1662901515010
Minnesota16210011315030
New England18210011420004
New Orleans18210002525023
N.Y. Jets1641902215001
N.Y. Giants16735061210020
Oakland16525005525023
Philadelphia17315012732061
Pittsburgh161501029011
San Diego18840017315021
San Francisco19315012525041
Seattle19629015315121
St. Louis16735016210020
Tampa Bay16314012420022
Tennessee1652403200000
Washington16420013630033
Totals5341316421508113164218150

Per Game By Team

AgainstBeneficiary
NameGamesCountYards LostDismissedHomeAwayCountYards 'Gained'DismissedHomeAway
Arizona160.251.250.060.060.190.130.560.000.130.00
Atlanta160.130.380.000.060.060.190.810.000.130.06
Baltimore160.130.630.000.060.060.814.060.000.310.50
Buffalo160.381.880.000.250.130.250.940.000.190.06
Carolina170.180.820.000.060.120.120.590.000.060.06
Chicago160.381.880.000.250.130.000.000.000.000.00
Cincinnati170.241.180.000.240.000.120.590.000.060.06
Cleveland160.000.000.000.000.000.633.130.000.380.25
Dallas160.442.190.000.250.190.190.940.000.130.06
Denver190.211.050.000.110.110.683.420.000.420.26
Detroit160.693.250.000.190.500.251.250.000.250.00
Green Bay170.060.290.000.000.060.241.180.000.120.12
Houston160.442.190.000.060.380.000.000.000.000.00
Indianapolis180.060.280.000.000.060.673.330.000.610.06
Jacksonville160.130.630.000.000.130.190.880.000.130.06
Kansas City170.180.880.000.120.060.180.880.000.000.18
Miami160.381.810.000.060.310.060.310.000.060.00
Minnesota160.130.630.000.060.060.190.940.000.190.00
New England180.110.560.000.060.060.221.110.000.000.22
New Orleans180.110.560.000.000.110.281.390.000.110.17
N.Y. Jets160.251.190.000.130.130.060.310.000.000.06
N.Y. Giants160.442.190.000.380.060.130.630.000.130.00
Oakland160.311.560.000.000.310.311.560.000.130.19
Philadelphia170.180.880.000.060.120.411.880.000.350.06
Pittsburgh160.060.310.000.060.000.130.560.000.060.06
San Diego180.442.220.000.060.390.170.830.000.110.06
San Francisco190.160.790.000.050.110.261.320.000.210.05
Seattle190.321.530.000.050.260.160.790.050.110.05
St. Louis160.442.190.000.060.380.130.630.000.130.00
Tampa Bay160.190.880.000.060.130.251.250.000.130.13
Tennessee160.311.500.000.190.130.000.000.000.000.00
Washington160.251.250.000.060.190.381.880.000.190.19
Totals5347.9838.830.063.054.937.7937.950.054.832.97

Player

NameTeamTotal CallsYards LostHomeAwayHome/Away Diff
Denver21002-2
Carolina15101
A.AyersTennessee2902-2
A.BrooksSan Francisco1501-1
A.FluellenDetroit1201-1
A.SmithHouston1501-1
A.SmithSan Francisco15101
A.SpenceTampa Bay15101
B.DeaderickJacksonville1501-1
B.JenkinsWashington1501-1
B.ReedHouston31503-3
B.ThompsonCincinnati210202
C.AvrilSeattle29110
C.BakerWashington1501-1
C.DunlapCincinnati15101
C.JonesNew England15101
C.JordanNew Orleans1501-1
C.LiugetSan Diego1501-1
C.LongSt. Louis1501-1
C.MosleyDetroit15101
C.PetersAtlanta1101-1
C.ThomasSan Diego1501-1
C.ThorntonPhiladelphia15101
C.WoottonChicago315211
Chr. JonesNew England1501-1
D.DockettArizona15101
D.MochArizona1501-1
D.MooreN.Y. Giants15101
D.ShelbyMiami15101
D.TaylorDetroit1501-1
D.WareDallas15101
E.AnsahDetroit21002-2
E.DumervilBaltimore15101
E.SimsSt. Louis210110
F.EvansMinnesota1501-1
G.HardyCarolina1501-1
G.McCoyTampa Bay1401-1
G.SelvieDallas210110
J.AbrahamArizona1501-1
J.AllenMinnesota15101
J.BabinJacksonville1501-1
J.BabineauxAtlanta15101
J.BethelArizona10101
J.CaseyTennessee210202
J.GaletteNew Orleans1501-1
J.HatcherDallas1501-1
J.HughesBuffalo1501-1
J.HunterOakland21002-2
J.JohnsonSan Diego1501-1
J.OdrickMiami21002-2
J.PeppersChicago210110
J.PierreN.Y. Giants210202
J.TuckN.Y. Giants1501-1
J.WattHouston15101
J.WestermanBuffalo15101
J.WynnDallas15101
K.LangfordSt. Louis1501-1
K.WilberDallas210110
K.WilliamsBuffalo210110
L.BriggsChicago15101
L.DouzableN.Y. Jets29110
L.GuySan Diego1501-1
L.HoustonOakland21002-2
M.BarronTampa Bay1501-1
M.BennettSeattle31503-3
M.CatapanoKansas City1501-1
M.DareusBuffalo15101
M.GriffinTennessee15101
M.IngramSan Diego1501-1
M.JohnsonCincinnati15101
M.KiwanukaN.Y. Giants15101
M.LawsonBuffalo15101
M.PattersonN.Y. Giants15101
M.WilkersonN.Y. Jets1501-1
N.FairleyDetroit210110
N.IrvingDenver15101
N.JohnsonKansas City15101
N.PerryGreen Bay1501-1
N.SuhDetroit210110
O.VernonMiami1501-1
P.AmukamaraN.Y. Giants15101
P.PetersonArizona1501-1
P.RileyWashington15101
P.SimsOakland1501-1
R.AyersDenver15101
R.BryantSeattle1501-1
R.Jean FrancoisIndianapolis1501-1
R.KerriganWashington1501-1
R.QuinnSt. Louis21002-2
R.StarksMiami2902-2
S.RichardsonN.Y. Jets15101
T.BrownSan Francisco1501-1
T.ColePhiladelphia1501-1
T.HaliKansas City15101
T.HerremansPhiladelphia1501-1
T.KeiserSan Diego31512-1
T.PolamaluPittsburgh15101
T.SuggsBaltimore1501-1
W.HayesSt. Louis1501-1
W.HortonCarolina1401-1
W.MercilusHouston21002-2
W.YoungDetroit21002-2
Totals1326425181-30

Penalties By Week

Note: Offsetting and Declined penalties are ignored, except where specified.
Overall TotalPer Game
WeekGamesTotal CountPenalty YardsHomeAwayDeclinedOffsettingTotal CountPenalty YardsHomeAwayDeclinedOffsetting
11684035000.52.50.190.3100
21652541000.311.560.250.0600
31684026000.52.50.130.3800
41573543000.472.330.270.200
514105073000.713.570.50.2100
61552514000.331.670.070.2700
71552323100.331.530.130.20.070
81352532000.381.920.230.1500
9131501000.080.3800.0800
101494545000.643.210.290.3600
111573452000.472.270.330.1300
121431503000.211.0700.2100
1316115129000.693.190.130.5600
141694136000.562.560.190.3800
1516105046000.633.130.250.3800
161694427000.562.750.130.4400
1716104937000.633.060.190.4400
18421002000.52.500.500
19463015001.57.50.251.2500
211150100150100
Totals2651316425081101154.23.537.510.070

Penalty Log

AgainstBeneficiaryDatePlayerWeekQuarterTimeDownDistanceDeclinedOffsettingYardageHomeDismissed
BuffaloNew England09/08/2013M.Dareus1114:56110NoNo5NoNo
BuffaloNew England09/08/2013K.Williams1207:1534NoNo5NoNo
MiamiCleveland09/08/2013J.Odrick1414:13210NoNo5YesNo
MiamiCleveland09/08/2013R.Starks1402:34110NoNo5YesNo
OaklandIndianapolis09/08/2013J.Hunter1105:4927NoNo5YesNo
OaklandIndianapolis09/08/2013L.Houston1408:2227NoNo5YesNo
ArizonaSt. Louis09/08/2013P.Peterson1201:17210NoNo5YesNo
San FranciscoGreen Bay09/08/2013A.Smith1205:46110NoNo5NoNo
BuffaloCarolina09/15/2013M.Lawson2209:4449NoNo5NoNo
WashingtonGreen Bay09/15/2013B.Jenkins2114:5436NoNo5YesNo
N.Y. GiantsDenver09/15/2013J.Pierre2200:57310NoNo5NoNo
N.Y. GiantsDenver09/15/2013M.Kiwanuka2300:4527NoNo5NoNo
CincinnatiPittsburgh09/16/2013C.Dunlap2407:16210NoNo5NoNo
HoustonBaltimore09/22/2013B.Reed3206:36310NoNo5YesNo
HoustonBaltimore09/22/2013A.Smith3305:39210NoNo5YesNo
HoustonBaltimore09/22/2013B.Reed3413:12110NoNo5YesNo
MinnesotaCleveland09/22/2013J.Allen3102:53110NoNo5NoNo
New EnglandTampa Bay09/22/2013C.Jones3303:38110NoNo5NoNo
ArizonaNew Orleans09/22/2013J.Abraham3415:00210NoNo5YesNo
DetroitWashington09/22/2013W.Young3206:1438NoNo5YesNo
N.Y. GiantsCarolina09/22/2013J.Tuck3201:35115NoNo5YesNo
BuffaloBaltimore09/29/2013J.Westerman4300:38110NoNo5NoNo
ChicagoDetroit09/29/2013C.Wootton4303:32110NoNo5YesNo
HoustonSeattle09/29/2013J.Watt4212:37210NoNo5NoNo
TennesseeN.Y. Jets09/29/2013J.Casey4102:39315NoNo5NoNo
PhiladelphiaDenver09/29/2013T.Herremans4311:3925NoNo5YesNo
AtlantaNew England09/29/2013J.Babineaux4108:11110NoNo5NoNo
MiamiNew Orleans09/30/2013O.Vernon4201:13110NoNo5YesNo
BuffaloCleveland10/03/2013K.Williams5306:29110NoNo5YesNo
ChicagoNew Orleans10/06/2013L.Briggs5406:4141NoNo5NoNo
ChicagoNew Orleans10/06/2013C.Wootton5404:53210NoNo5NoNo
DetroitGreen Bay10/06/2013E.Ansah5106:1938NoNo5YesNo
SeattleIndianapolis10/06/2013M.Bennett5102:45110NoNo5YesNo
MiamiBaltimore10/06/2013D.Shelby5413:49110NoNo5NoNo
N.Y. GiantsPhiladelphia10/06/2013J.Pierre5200:1924NoNo5NoNo
TennesseeKansas City10/06/2013M.Griffin5111:52425NoNo5NoNo
DallasDenver10/06/2013K.Wilber5202:2625NoNo5NoNo
DallasDenver10/06/2013G.Selvie5411:52110NoNo5NoNo
DetroitCleveland10/13/2013N.Fairley6200:50110NoNo5YesNo
DetroitCleveland10/13/2013N.Suh6308:54210NoNo5YesNo
Kansas CityOakland10/13/2013N.Johnson6212:4348NoNo5NoNo
ArizonaSan Francisco10/13/2013D.Moch6102:0834NoNo5YesNo
IndianapolisSan Diego10/14/2013R.Jean Francois6106:5734NoNo5YesNo
ArizonaSeattle10/17/2013J.Bethel7200:10325YesNo0NoYes
SeattleArizona10/17/2013C.Avril7415:0033NoNo4YesNo
Tampa BayAtlanta10/20/2013G.McCoy7208:5023NoNo4YesNo
N.Y. JetsNew England10/20/2013L.Douzable7207:49110NoNo5NoNo
DallasPhiladelphia10/20/2013K.Wilber7200:50216NoNo5YesNo
PittsburghBaltimore10/20/2013T.Polamalu7312:0831NoNo5NoNo
DetroitDallas10/27/2013N.Suh8206:3137NoNo5NoNo
Kansas CityCleveland10/27/2013T.Hali8403:02220NoNo5NoNo
ArizonaAtlanta10/27/2013D.Dockett8408:40110NoNo5NoNo
WashingtonDenver10/27/2013R.Kerrigan8309:1237NoNo5YesNo
SeattleSt. Louis10/28/2013M.Bennett8209:23110NoNo5YesNo
San DiegoWashington11/03/2013C.Liuget9305:02110NoNo5YesNo
WashingtonMinnesota11/07/2013C.Baker10101:12110NoNo5YesNo
BaltimoreCincinnati11/10/2013E.Dumervil10411:1028NoNo5NoNo
St. LouisIndianapolis11/10/2013K.Langford10114:4223NoNo5YesNo
St. LouisIndianapolis11/10/2013R.Quinn10107:22310NoNo5YesNo
St. LouisIndianapolis11/10/2013R.Quinn10415:0033NoNo5YesNo
N.Y. GiantsOakland11/10/2013M.Patterson10308:5928NoNo5NoNo
TennesseeJacksonville11/10/2013J.Casey10409:26415NoNo5NoNo
CarolinaSan Francisco11/10/2013G.Hardy10302:57110NoNo5YesNo
San DiegoDenver11/10/2013T.Keiser10401:3927NoNo5NoNo
N.Y. JetsBuffalo11/17/2013L.Douzable11205:5345NoNo4YesNo
ChicagoBaltimore11/17/2013C.Wootton11101:5436NoNo5NoNo
ChicagoBaltimore11/17/2013J.Peppers11309:49313NoNo5NoNo
CincinnatiCleveland11/17/2013M.Johnson11204:02120NoNo5NoNo
San DiegoMiami11/17/2013T.Keiser11200:27321NoNo5YesNo
PhiladelphiaWashington11/17/2013C.Thornton11408:37110NoNo5NoNo
DenverKansas City11/17/2013R.Ayers11405:39310NoNo5NoNo
N.Y. JetsBaltimore11/24/2013M.Wilkerson12300:32110NoNo5YesNo
Tampa BayDetroit11/24/2013M.Barron12411:4625NoNo5YesNo
DallasN.Y. Giants11/24/2013J.Hatcher12110:34310NoNo5YesNo
Green BayDetroit11/28/2013N.Perry13202:0026NoNo5YesNo
OaklandDallas11/28/2013P.Sims13104:35210NoNo5YesNo
OaklandDallas11/28/2013L.Houston13405:02220NoNo5YesNo
DallasOakland11/28/2013D.Ware13401:11210NoNo5NoNo
JacksonvilleCleveland12/01/2013B.Deaderick13309:4400NoNo5YesNo
TennesseeIndianapolis12/01/2013A.Ayers13113:52313NoNo5YesNo
AtlantaBuffalo12/01/2013C.Peters13111:0922NoNo1YesNo
St. LouisSan Francisco12/01/2013E.Sims13112:03110NoNo5YesNo
St. LouisSan Francisco12/01/2013C.Long13105:0823NoNo5YesNo
SeattleNew Orleans12/02/2013C.Avril13214:0732NoNo5NoNo
New OrleansSeattle12/02/2013C.Jordan13406:4635NoNo5YesNo
HoustonJacksonville12/05/2013W.Mercilus14214:1829NoNo5YesNo
CincinnatiIndianapolis12/08/2013B.Thompson14207:31110NoNo5NoNo
DetroitPhiladelphia12/08/2013W.Young14113:0628NoNo5YesNo
DetroitPhiladelphia12/08/2013A.Fluellen14409:4424NoNo2YesNo
DetroitPhiladelphia12/08/2013D.Taylor14406:3727NoNo5YesNo
MiamiPittsburgh12/08/2013R.Starks14207:3435NoNo4YesNo
Tampa BayBuffalo12/08/2013A.Spence14207:00110NoNo5NoNo
BuffaloTampa Bay12/08/2013J.Hughes14204:3935NoNo5YesNo
WashingtonKansas City12/08/2013P.Riley14101:0200NoNo5NoNo
DenverSan Diego12/12/2013N.Irving15308:2844NoNo5NoNo
HoustonIndianapolis12/15/2013B.Reed15114:33110NoNo5YesNo
HoustonIndianapolis12/15/2013W.Mercilus15112:4836NoNo5YesNo
PhiladelphiaMinnesota12/15/2013T.Cole15205:43310NoNo5YesNo
SeattleN.Y. Giants12/15/2013M.Bennett15101:1037NoNo5YesNo
San FranciscoTampa Bay12/15/2013A.Brooks15103:0234NoNo5YesNo
DallasGreen Bay12/15/2013J.Wynn15200:24110NoNo5NoNo
BaltimoreDetroit12/16/2013T.Suggs15108:09110NoNo5YesNo
DetroitBaltimore12/16/2013C.Mosley15101:29110NoNo5NoNo
DetroitBaltimore12/16/2013N.Fairley15300:23110NoNo5NoNo
MiamiBuffalo12/22/2013J.Odrick16210:33110NoNo5YesNo
MinnesotaCincinnati12/22/2013F.Evans16306:11110NoNo5YesNo
TennesseeJacksonville12/22/2013A.Ayers16312:0945NoNo4YesNo
N.Y. JetsCleveland12/22/2013S.Richardson16112:01210NoNo5NoNo
ChicagoPhiladelphia12/22/2013J.Peppers16111:5729NoNo5YesNo
St. LouisTampa Bay12/22/2013E.Sims16110:3237NoNo5NoNo
DallasWashington12/22/2013G.Selvie16213:34110NoNo5YesNo
OaklandSan Diego12/22/2013J.Hunter16109:50213NoNo5YesNo
New EnglandBaltimore12/22/2013Chr. Jones16411:41317NoNo5YesNo
CarolinaAtlanta12/29/2013W.Horton17412:22110NoNo4YesNo
CincinnatiBaltimore12/29/2013B.Thompson17311:23110NoNo5NoNo
JacksonvilleIndianapolis12/29/2013J.Babin17113:2233NoNo5YesNo
DetroitMinnesota12/29/2013E.Ansah17115:00110NoNo5YesNo
N.Y. GiantsWashington12/29/2013D.Moore17210:31310NoNo5NoNo
N.Y. GiantsWashington12/29/2013P.Amukamara17403:4246NoNo5NoNo
San FranciscoArizona12/29/2013T.Brown17204:4600NoNo5YesNo
DenverOakland12/29/201317412:12210NoNo5YesNo
DenverOakland12/29/201317410:19310NoNo5YesNo
St. LouisSeattle12/29/2013W.Hayes17414:25312NoNo5YesNo
Kansas CityIndianapolis01/04/2014M.Catapano18201:02110NoNo5YesNo
New OrleansPhiladelphia01/04/2014J.Galette18303:06210NoNo5YesNo
CarolinaSan Francisco01/12/201419400:2349NoNo5NoNo
San DiegoDenver01/12/2014J.Johnson19210:1828NoNo5YesNo
San DiegoDenver01/12/2014T.Keiser19207:3926NoNo5YesNo
San DiegoDenver01/12/2014M.Ingram19202:2131NoNo5YesNo
San DiegoDenver01/12/2014L.Guy19305:46110NoNo5YesNo
San DiegoDenver01/12/2014C.Thomas19303:22110NoNo5YesNo
SeattleDenver02/02/2014R.Bryant21312:0933NoNo5YesNo
Totals2.088.7710642810