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Horse Collar Tackle

Definition

Tackling another player by grabbing the inside of an opponent's shoulder pads or jersey from behind and immediately yanking the player down. Exceptions: This is a legal tackle inside the tackle box. It is also not illegal just because a player is grabbed by the back of the jersey or pads before being brought down. It has to be a yank that takes them down, and it has to occur immediately.

Outcome

15 yards

2020 Stats

Overall Totals By Team

There was an average of 0.69 Horse Collar Tackle penalties per team league wide.

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 AgainstBeneficiary
NameGamesCountYards LostDismissedHomeAwayCountYards GainedDismissedHomeAway
Arizona16115001115001
Atlanta160010000000
Baltimore18115010115001
Buffalo190000012010
Carolina160000000000
Chicago17115010115010
Cincinnati1611501000000
Cleveland180000000000
Dallas160000000000
Denver1611500114001
Detroit1623000200000
Green Bay1800000230011
Houston1611500100000
Indianapolis17230002115001
Jacksonville16115010115010
Kansas City1800000345021
Las Vegas1600000230020
LA Rams1800000115001
LA Chargers160000000000
Miami1600000224002
Minnesota1600000114001
New England160000000000
New Orleans1823001100100
N.Y. Giants160000000000
N.Y. Jets160000000000
Philadelphia1611501000000
Pittsburgh171401000000
San Francisco16224020115010
Seattle17217011115001
Tampa Bay1922801100000
Tennessee1700000115001
Washington17115010114010
Totals26822298112102229811012