Illegal Formation

Definition

Fewer than 7 players line up on the line of scrimmage; or Eligible receivers fail to line up as the leftmost and rightmost players on the line; or when five properly numbered ineligible players fail to line up on the line.

Outcome

5 yards

2019 Stats

By Penalty

Illegal Formation penalties commited by position during the 2019 season.

NameCountYardsHomeAwayDeclinedOffsetting
Unknown/Unset311551318161
Defensive Back3152110
Offensive Line9453670
Wide Receiver6302410
Tight End000012
Defensive Line4162200
Runningback150100
Linebacker4201300
Totals582862335263
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