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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

2021 Stats

By Penalty

Illegal Formation penalties commited by position during the 2021 season.

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NameCountYardsHomeAwayDeclinedOffsetting
Unknown/Unset311542011120
Defensive Line4172210
Wide Receiver6282410
Tight End4173100
Offensive Line15747870
Defensive Back2101120
Linebacker5252310
Totals673253730240