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Illegal Block Above the Waist

Definition

Often called on the field as "Illegal Block in the Back". A blocker contacting a non-ballcarrying member of the opposing team from behind and above the waist.

Outcome

10 yards

2020 Stats

By Penalty

Illegal Block Above the Waist penalties commited by position during the 2020 season.

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NameCountYardsHomeAwayDeclinedOffsetting
Wide Receiver25236131220
Linebacker1413631100
Defensive Back24207111311
Runningback7590720
Offensive Line131305810
Tight End8746231
Defensive Line2201100
Totals93862395492