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Illegal Contact

Definition

Making significant contact with a receiver after the receiver has advanced five yards beyond the line of scrimmage. Exceptions: The illegal contact is called only if the quarterback is still in pocket and the ball is still in his hands.

Outcome

5 yards, automatic first down

2021 Stats

Overall Totals By Team

There was an average of 0.09 Illegal Contact penalties per team league wide.

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 AgainstBeneficiary
NameGamesCountYards LostDismissedHomeAwayCountYards GainedDismissedHomeAway
Arizona20000000000
Atlanta20000000000
Baltimore200000210020
Buffalo20000000000
Carolina20000000000
Chicago20000000000
Cincinnati20000000000
Cleveland20000000000
Dallas20000000000
Denver21500100000
Detroit20000000000
Green Bay20000000000
Houston20000000000
Indianapolis20000000000
Jacksonville20000015010
Kansas City221000200000
Las Vegas20010000000
LA Rams20000000000
LA Chargers20010000000
Miami20000000000
Minnesota20000000000
New England20000000000
New Orleans20000000000
N.Y. Giants20000000000
N.Y. Jets20000000000
Philadelphia20000000100
Pittsburgh20000000100
San Francisco20010000000
Seattle20000000000
Tampa Bay20000000000
Tennessee20000000000
Washington20000000100
Totals32315303315330