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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

2022 Stats

Overall Totals By Team

There was an average of 0.69 Illegal Contact penalties per team league wide.

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 AgainstBeneficiary
NameGamesCountYards LostDismissedHomeAwayCountYards GainedDismissedHomeAway
Arizona40010000000
Atlanta40000000000
Baltimore421000200000
Buffalo40000015010
Carolina400000210002
Chicago431501215001
Cincinnati41501000000
Cleveland40000000000
Dallas41500115010
Denver421001100000
Detroit421020200000
Green Bay40000015010
Houston400000210002
Indianapolis40000000100
Jacksonville400000210002
Kansas City40000015010
Las Vegas40000000100
LA Rams30000000000
LA Chargers41500100000
Miami41501015001
Minnesota415101210220
New England40000015001
New Orleans40000000100
N.Y. Giants4315030210020
N.Y. Jets400000210020
Philadelphia40000015010
Pittsburgh40000000000
San Francisco30000015010
Seattle41500115010
Tampa Bay40000000000
Tennessee41510100000
Washington431502100000
Totals63221105913221105139