Illegal Touch Kick

Definition

The ball, after the free kick, first touches a member of the kicking team prior to traveling 10 yards. This is most often seen on an onside kick where a member of the kicking team prematurely comes in contact with the ball in an attempt to recover it.

Outcome

Receiving team gets the ball as the spot of the foul.

2010 Stats

Penalty Log

AgainstBeneficiaryDatePlayerPosWeekQuarterTimeDownDistanceYardageDeclinedOffsettingHomePhase
CincinnatiNew England09/12/10M.JohnsonDE1403:57000NoNoNoSpecial Teams
IndianapolisHouston09/12/10J.TryonDB1302:294220NoNoNoSpecial Teams
ChicagoN.Y. Giants10/03/10C.GrahamCB4301:51465NoNoNoSpecial Teams
BuffaloJacksonville10/10/10D.JonesWR5311:15415NoNoYesSpecial Teams
Kansas CityIndianapolis10/10/10J.ArenasDB5115:00000NoNoNoSpecial Teams
Tampa BayAtlanta11/07/10M.StovallWR9200:41495NoNoNoSpecial Teams
ArizonaSeattle11/14/10J.FeelyK10407:52000NoNoYesSpecial Teams
San FranciscoTampa Bay11/21/10T.BrownDB11304:00425NoNoYesSpecial Teams
Green BayAtlanta11/28/10J.BushCB12107:28415NoNoNoSpecial Teams
Kansas CitySeattle11/28/10R.SuccopK12105:084110YesNoNoSpecial Teams
PhiladelphiaN.Y. Giants12/19/10C.AndersonFS15306:034145NoNoNoSpecial Teams
ArizonaSan Francisco01/02/11T.McBrideCB17304:08470NoNoNoSpecial Teams
AtlantaGreen Bay01/15/11B.FinneranWR19414:21000NoNoYesSpecial Teams
New EnglandN.Y. Jets01/16/11S.BrownDB19208:50435NoNoYesSpecial Teams
Totals2.652.865.4235105
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