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

By Penalty

Neutral Zone Infraction penalties commited by position during the 2013 season.

NameCountYardsHomeAwayDeclinedOffsetting
Defensive Line83403335000
Linebacker38189132500
Defensive Back6303310
Offensive Line150100
Unknown/Unset3151200
Totals131642508110
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