Illegal Use of Hands

Definition

Illegal use of the hands against a player while attempting to ward off a block, cover a receiver, or tackle a ball carrier. There are several restrictions on how a player may initiate contact, such as hands to the facemask of the other player involved in the blocking.

Outcome

10 yards if committed by offense; 5 yards and automatic first down if committed by defense

2014 Stats

Penalty Log

Scroll left and right for additional columns.
AgainstBeneficiaryDatePlayerPosWeekQuarterTimeDownDistanceYardageDeclinedOffsettingHomePhase
New OrleansAtlanta09/07/14Z.StriefT1111:502910NoNoNoOffense
AtlantaNew Orleans09/07/14G.CarimiT1210:062510NoNoYesOffense
AtlantaNew Orleans09/07/14J.AsamoahG1205:472710NoNoYesOffense
AtlantaNew Orleans09/07/14R.McClainCB1308:272105NoNoYesDefense
BuffaloChicago09/07/14J.WynnDT1213:191105NoNoNoDefense
ChicagoBuffalo09/07/14A.JefferyWR1205:501108NoNoYesOffense
ChicagoBuffalo09/07/14R.GarzaC1202:02350YesNoYesOffense
Kansas CityTennessee09/07/14A.BaileyDE1207:34380YesNoYesDefense
PittsburghCleveland09/07/14C.ThomasDE1310:26335NoNoYesDefense
PittsburghCleveland09/07/14C.HeywardDT1406:142105NoNoYesDefense
San FranciscoDallas09/07/14A.BrooksOLB1112:551105NoNoNoDefense
San FranciscoDallas09/07/14A.BrooksOLB1112:351105NoNoNoDefense
DallasSan Francisco09/07/14Z.MartinG1304:4821010NoNoYesOffense
DetroitN.Y. Giants09/08/14N.FairleyDT1101:291105NoNoYesDefense
ArizonaSan Diego09/08/14A.CromartieDB1315:001100YesNoYesDefense
PittsburghBaltimore09/11/14I.TaylorCB2106:531100YesNoNoDefense
PittsburghBaltimore09/11/14I.TaylorCB2106:531100YesNoNoDefense
DetroitCarolina09/14/14Unnamed2203:171100YesNoNoDefense
CarolinaDetroit09/14/14T.TurnerG2203:0011010NoNoYesOffense
DetroitCarolina09/14/14N.FairleyDT2304:411105NoNoNoDefense
CincinnatiAtlanta09/14/14V.BurfictOLB2201:48390YesNoYesDefense
ClevelandNew Orleans09/14/14A.RubinNT2415:00280YesNoYesDefense
New EnglandMinnesota09/14/14S.SiligaDT2108:412105NoNoNoDefense
N.Y. GiantsArizona09/14/14Q.DempsDB2311:574910NoNoYesSpecial Teams
JacksonvilleWashington09/14/14L.BowankoC2105:27340NoYesNoDefense
JacksonvilleWashington09/14/14A.BranchDE2200:431155NoNoNoDefense
WashingtonJacksonville09/14/14J.JenkinsDT2413:42275NoNoYesDefense
San DiegoSeattle09/14/14S.AjirotutuWR2202:451310NoNoYesOffense
DenverKansas City09/14/14S.JohnsonLB2212:58285NoNoYesDefense
Green BayN.Y. Jets09/14/14M.DanielsDT2302:081105NoNoYesDefense
HoustonOakland09/14/14T.JamisonNT2200:271100YesNoNoDefense
OaklandHouston09/14/14G.JacksonG2307:262160YesNoYesOffense
San FranciscoChicago09/14/14J.WardFS2101:20365NoNoYesDefense
ChicagoSan Francisco09/14/14J.BosticOLB2208:00490YesNoNoSpecial Teams
San FranciscoChicago09/14/14C.LemonierOLB2304:26395NoNoYesDefense
ChicagoSan Francisco09/14/14R.MundySS2404:20270YesNoNoDefense
PhiladelphiaIndianapolis09/15/14J.KelceC2302:562910NoNoNoOffense
Tampa BayAtlanta09/18/14D.DotsonT3411:5711010NoNoNoOffense
San DiegoBuffalo09/21/14S.WrightDB3410:062105NoNoNoDefense
TennesseeCincinnati09/21/14B.Wreh-WilsonCB3308:051105NoNoNoDefense
ClevelandBaltimore09/21/14J.ThomasT3106:2011010NoNoYesOffense
DetroitGreen Bay09/21/14D.GorrerDB3103:16285NoNoYesDefense
IndianapolisJacksonville09/21/14G.CherilusT3304:5511010NoNoNoOffense
IndianapolisJacksonville09/21/14H.MuambaLB3400:18005NoNoNoSpecial Teams
HoustonN.Y. Giants09/21/14B.BrooksG3108:482610NoNoNoOffense
PhiladelphiaWashington09/21/14F.CoxDT3111:242225NoNoYesDefense
San FranciscoArizona09/21/14T.Jerod-EddieDE3103:091105NoNoNoDefense
ArizonaSan Francisco09/21/14T.LarsenG3204:283100YesNoYesOffense
ChicagoN.Y. Jets09/22/14M.OlaT3313:0311010NoNoNoOffense
WashingtonN.Y. Giants09/25/14C.GeathersDT4113:32454NoNoYesSpecial Teams
WashingtonN.Y. Giants09/25/14P.RileyILB4414:17321NoNoYesDefense
Green BayChicago09/28/14J.PeppersOLB4110:04345NoNoNoDefense
BuffaloHouston09/28/14E.WoodC4114:21370YesNoNoOffense
IndianapolisTennessee09/28/14R.Jean FrancoisDT4201:531105NoNoYesDefense
MinnesotaAtlanta09/28/14E.GriffenDE4211:143100YesNoYesDefense
Tampa BayPittsburgh09/28/14S.SolomonLB4110:011105NoNoNoDefense
Tampa BayPittsburgh09/28/14W.GholstonDE4210:26235NoNoNoDefense
PittsburghTampa Bay09/28/14C.AllenDB4307:06380YesNoYesDefense
PittsburghTampa Bay09/28/14B.KeiselDE4305:17350YesNoYesDefense
PittsburghTampa Bay09/28/14B.McCainDB4412:53350YesNoYesDefense
PhiladelphiaSan Francisco09/28/14D.RyansILB4100:44365NoNoNoDefense
PhiladelphiaSan Francisco09/28/14B.BairDE4306:121105NoNoNoDefense
Kansas CityNew England09/29/14C.OwensDB4209:04335NoNoYesDefense
New EnglandKansas City09/29/14L.RyanCB4200:08355NoNoNoDefense
Green BayMinnesota10/02/14M.DanielsDT5209:51265NoNoYesDefense
CarolinaChicago10/05/14B.BellT5408:032710NoNoYesOffense
DetroitBuffalo10/05/14L.WaddleT5415:0021010NoNoYesOffense
DetroitBuffalo10/05/14J.JonesDE5409:47142NoNoYesDefense
BaltimoreIndianapolis10/05/14K.OsemeleG5305:202211NoNoNoOffense
BaltimoreIndianapolis10/05/14Z.OrrILB5304:2041010NoNoNoSpecial Teams
PittsburghJacksonville10/05/14K.BeachumT5307:5911010NoNoNoOffense
New OrleansTampa Bay10/05/14K.VaccaroSS5214:20365NoNoYesDefense
Tampa BayNew Orleans10/05/14A.CollinsT5300:1321010NoNoNoOffense
Tampa BayNew Orleans10/05/14J.BanksCB5514:173105NoNoNoDefense
N.Y. GiantsAtlanta10/05/14P.AmukamaraCB5104:28285NoNoYesDefense
SeattleWashington10/06/14C.AvrilDE5313:063105NoNoNoDefense
ChicagoAtlanta10/12/14J.AllenLB6314:512150NoYesNoDefense
AtlantaChicago10/12/14G.CarimiT6314:512150NoYesYesOffense
New EnglandBuffalo10/12/14A.DennardCB6312:301100YesNoNoDefense
Green BayMiami10/12/14B.JonesLB6403:152115NoNoNoDefense
MinnesotaDetroit10/12/14C.MunnerlynCB6106:141105NoNoYesDefense
DetroitMinnesota10/12/14R.MathisCB6212:141105NoNoNoDefense
DetroitMinnesota10/12/14J.StanfordLB6201:174100NoYesNoSpecial Teams
MinnesotaDetroit10/12/14J.SullivanC6407:112410NoNoYesOffense
MinnesotaDetroit10/12/14M.KalilT6400:4921010NoNoYesOffense
DenverN.Y. Jets10/12/14K.WebsterCB6313:094110NoNoNoSpecial Teams
DenverN.Y. Jets10/12/14Unnamed6304:364810NoNoNoSpecial Teams
BaltimoreTampa Bay10/12/14J.ZuttahG6102:2711010NoNoNoOffense
San DiegoOakland10/12/14K.DunlapT6309:5922010NoNoNoOffense
OaklandSan Diego10/12/14G.JacksonG6412:3711010NoNoYesOffense
ArizonaWashington10/12/14T.KellyDE6204:371105NoNoYesDefense
SeattleDallas10/12/14T.McDanielDT6402:351105NoNoYesDefense
San FranciscoSt. Louis10/13/14A.BrooksOLB6112:40265NoNoNoDefense
AtlantaBaltimore10/19/14T.JacksonDE7113:361105NoNoNoDefense
MinnesotaBuffalo10/19/14M.KalilT7301:062610NoNoNoOffense
MiamiChicago10/19/14J.TrippOLB7402:13005NoNoNoSpecial Teams
New OrleansDetroit10/19/14P.HaralsonOLB7202:27150YesNoNoDefense
DetroitNew Orleans10/19/14D.TappDE7403:342105NoNoYesDefense
CincinnatiIndianapolis10/19/14D.PekoDT7102:341105NoNoNoDefense
ClevelandJacksonville10/19/14J.GilbertDB7111:33295NoNoNoDefense
TennesseeWashington10/19/14B.SchwenkeC7108:062510NoNoNoOffense
TennesseeWashington10/19/14S.HillNT7106:291100NoYesNoDefense
TennesseeWashington10/19/14M.GriffinFS7209:12315NoNoNoDefense
TennesseeWashington10/19/14B.SchwenkeC7405:3211010NoNoNoOffense
TennesseeWashington10/19/14S.PhillipsOLB7401:14270NoYesNoDefense
WashingtonTennessee10/19/14T.ComptonT7401:14270NoYesYesOffense
DenverSan Diego10/23/14L.BarrowLB8113:024110NoNoYesSpecial Teams
San DiegoDenver10/23/14K.DunlapT8204:492810NoNoNoOffense
DenverSan Diego10/23/14M.AustinDT8310:531105NoNoYesDefense
AtlantaDetroit10/26/14J.MatthewsT8104:242710NoNoYesOffense
AtlantaDetroit10/26/14R.SchraederT8304:3811010NoNoYesOffense
MiamiJacksonville10/26/14L.DelmasFS8205:171100YesNoNoDefense
Kansas CitySt. Louis10/26/14E.FisherT8312:4411010NoNoYesOffense
New EnglandChicago10/26/14Z.MooreDE8200:17245NoNoYesDefense
Tampa BayMinnesota10/26/14W.GholstonDE8100:521105NoNoYesDefense
MinnesotaTampa Bay10/26/14L.JosephDT8411:031100YesNoNoDefense
PhiladelphiaArizona10/26/14N.AllenDB8109:58365NoNoNoDefense
PhiladelphiaArizona10/26/14J.PetersT8107:193210NoNoNoOffense
PhiladelphiaArizona10/26/14J.PetersT8208:082510NoNoNoOffense
ArizonaPhiladelphia10/26/14A.OkaforOLB8407:071200YesNoYesDefense
OaklandCleveland10/26/14M.WatsonT8400:40340YesNoNoOffense
IndianapolisPittsburgh10/26/14G.CherilusT8213:05330NoYesNoOffense
PittsburghIndianapolis10/26/14C.AllenDB8212:231105NoNoYesDefense
IndianapolisPittsburgh10/26/14G.TolerCB8211:361100YesNoNoDefense
PittsburghIndianapolis10/26/14B.McCainDB8303:491105NoNoYesDefense
PittsburghIndianapolis10/26/14T.PolamaluSS8303:261100NoYesYesDefense
Green BayNew Orleans10/26/14J.SittonG8408:3811010NoNoNoOffense
CarolinaNew Orleans10/30/14M.AddisonLB9105:141105NoNoYesDefense
CarolinaNew Orleans10/30/14K.EalyDE9102:02285NoNoYesDefense
New OrleansCarolina10/30/14P.HaralsonOLB9208:471105NoNoNoDefense
New OrleansCarolina10/30/14B.DixonDB9202:0041310NoNoNoSpecial Teams
New OrleansCarolina10/30/14B.DixonDB9403:4641710NoNoNoSpecial Teams
ClevelandTampa Bay11/02/14D.BryantDE9211:481105NoNoYesDefense
DallasArizona11/02/14R.McClainMLB9103:582105NoNoYesDefense
ArizonaDallas11/02/14P.PetersonCB9302:32375NoNoNoDefense
DallasArizona11/02/14G.SelvieDE9413:341105NoNoYesDefense
HoustonPhiladelphia11/02/14Unnamed9410:40355NoNoYesDefense
San DiegoMiami11/02/14C.LiugetDT9313:18375NoNoNoDefense
MinnesotaWashington11/02/14C.WoottonDE9304:531105NoNoYesDefense
San FranciscoSt. Louis11/02/14A.BooneG9107:553170YesNoYesOffense
PittsburghBaltimore11/02/14M.PounceyC9214:1411010NoNoYesOffense
N.Y. GiantsIndianapolis11/03/14M.KiwanukaDE9111:271105NoNoYesDefense
N.Y. GiantsIndianapolis11/03/14J.PughG9203:261150NoYesYesOffense
IndianapolisN.Y. Giants11/03/14C.ReddingDE9203:261150NoYesNoDefense
Kansas CityBuffalo11/09/14M.McGlynnG10411:02270YesNoNoOffense
DenverOakland11/09/14B.RobyDB10306:01375NoNoNoDefense
Green BayChicago11/09/14N.PerryOLB10101:471105NoNoYesDefense
ClevelandHouston11/16/14K.WilliamsDB11103:461100YesNoYesDefense
ClevelandHouston11/16/14J.SheardDE11312:07275NoNoYesDefense
Green BayPhiladelphia11/16/14L.GuionDE11303:50440YesNoYesDefense
SeattleKansas City11/16/14M.BennettDE11104:28310YesNoNoDefense
Kansas CitySeattle11/16/14R.ParkerFS11213:373125NoNoYesDefense
Kansas CitySeattle11/16/14P.GainesCB11200:22190NoYesYesDefense
SeattleKansas City11/16/14T.SimonCB11415:00290YesNoNoDefense
Tampa BayWashington11/16/14P.OmamehG11114:103110NoYesNoOffense
Tampa BayWashington11/16/14L.MankinsG11405:3031010NoNoNoOffense
New EnglandIndianapolis11/16/14R.NinkovichOLB11211:491105NoNoNoDefense
OaklandKansas City11/20/14B.MayowaDE12401:06435NoNoYesDefense
AtlantaCleveland11/23/14M.GoodmanDE12408:002105NoNoYesDefense
HoustonCincinnati11/23/14E.PleasantDB12100:12440NoYesYesSpecial Teams
JacksonvilleIndianapolis11/23/14R.BryantDT12311:431105NoNoNoDefense
JacksonvilleIndianapolis11/23/14B.LinderG12413:261100YesNoNoOffense
New EnglandDetroit11/23/14S.VollmerT12110:503310NoNoYesOffense
DetroitNew England11/23/14C.LucasT12413:4811010NoNoNoOffense
PhiladelphiaTennessee11/23/14E.MathisG12312:1211010NoNoYesOffense
St. LouisSan Diego11/23/14J.CookTE12402:532210NoNoNoOffense
SeattleArizona11/23/14B.MaxwellDB12204:48275NoNoYesDefense
DenverMiami11/23/14W.MontgomeryC12201:0121010NoNoYesOffense
MiamiDenver11/23/14J.WilsonDB12406:031105NoNoNoDefense
San FranciscoWashington11/23/14C.LemonierOLB12311:4641310NoNoYesSpecial Teams
BaltimoreNew Orleans11/24/14W.HillSS12105:03315NoNoNoDefense
BaltimoreNew Orleans11/24/14K.OsemeleG12404:232140NoYesNoOffense
DallasPhiladelphia11/27/14O.ScandrickCB13203:24265NoNoYesDefense
San FranciscoSeattle11/27/14J.StaleyT13209:253110YesNoYesOffense
SeattleSan Francisco11/27/14J.CarpenterG13204:0511010NoNoNoOffense
BaltimoreSan Diego11/30/14C.UpshawOLB13106:25310YesNoYesDefense
BaltimoreSan Diego11/30/14E.MonroeT13202:282910NoNoYesOffense
BaltimoreSan Diego11/30/14T.SuggsOLB13200:221105NoNoYesDefense
WashingtonIndianapolis11/30/14D.AmersonCB13106:41290YesNoNoDefense
WashingtonIndianapolis11/30/14B.BreelandCB13106:131100YesNoNoDefense
N.Y. GiantsJacksonville11/30/14K.WynnDE13204:341105NoNoNoDefense
CarolinaMinnesota11/30/14B.BellT13403:3211010NoNoNoOffense
New OrleansPittsburgh11/30/14K.LewisCB13305:032100YesNoNoDefense
New OrleansPittsburgh11/30/14K.LewisCB13402:50184NoNoNoDefense
Tampa BayCincinnati11/30/14A.VernerCB13207:55285NoNoYesDefense
CincinnatiTampa Bay11/30/14Unnamed13407:092105NoNoNoDefense
New EnglandGreen Bay11/30/14B.BrownerDB13109:092105NoNoNoDefense
ChicagoDallas12/04/14R.MundySS14304:141105NoNoYesDefense
JacksonvilleHouston12/07/14R.MillerDT14311:521105NoNoYesDefense
TennesseeN.Y. Giants12/07/14T.JonesT14213:383310NoNoYesOffense
TennesseeN.Y. Giants12/07/14B.StingilyT14201:381100YesNoYesOffense
St. LouisWashington12/07/14S.WellsC14105:3111010NoNoNoOffense
San DiegoNew England12/07/14D.ButlerILB14108:141105NoNoYesDefense
ArizonaSt. Louis12/11/14L.FitzgeraldWR15114:2811010NoNoNoOffense
BuffaloGreen Bay12/14/14C.GlennT15302:153710NoNoYesOffense
CincinnatiCleveland12/14/14L.HallCB15211:592116NoNoNoDefense
OaklandKansas City12/14/14R.ArmstrongOLB15108:221105NoNoNoDefense
Kansas CityOakland12/14/14J.LinkenbachT15215:001100NoYesYesOffense
Kansas CityOakland12/14/14A.FasanoTE15309:592810NoNoYesOffense
Kansas CityOakland12/14/14J.JohnsonLB15400:41220YesNoYesDefense
N.Y. GiantsWashington12/14/14M.HerzlichLB15112:32245NoNoYesDefense
WashingtonN.Y. Giants12/14/14D.AmersonCB15101:45380YesNoNoDefense
San DiegoDenver12/14/14J.AttaochuOLB15301:111105NoNoYesDefense
N.Y. JetsTennessee12/14/14W.ColonG15313:46340YesNoNoOffense
New OrleansChicago12/15/14Unnamed15108:324120NoYesNoSpecial Teams
ChicagoNew Orleans12/15/14W.YoungOLB15201:381105NoNoYesDefense
WashingtonPhiladelphia12/20/14B.BreelandCB16105:07345NoNoYesDefense
WashingtonPhiladelphia12/20/14J.JenkinsDT16201:34240NoYesYesDefense
ClevelandCarolina12/21/14P.DesirCB16108:182105NoNoNoDefense
DetroitChicago12/21/14D.CareyDB16202:43345NoNoNoDefense
MinnesotaMiami12/21/14T.JohnsonDT16114:20375NoNoNoDefense
New OrleansAtlanta12/21/14P.HaralsonOLB16100:16260YesNoYesDefense
N.Y. JetsNew England12/21/14K.EllisDT16212:421104NoNoYesDefense
PittsburghKansas City12/21/14L.TimmonsILB16106:313160YesNoYesDefense
DallasIndianapolis12/21/14S.MooreDB16200:551100YesNoYesDefense
DallasIndianapolis12/21/14T.PatmonDB16408:091105NoNoYesDefense
SeattleArizona12/21/14B.IrvinLB16108:36340YesNoNoDefense
SeattleArizona12/21/14J.HillDT16202:591105NoNoNoDefense
ArizonaSeattle12/21/14B.MassieT16201:593200YesNoYesOffense
HoustonJacksonville12/28/14A.BouyeCB17108:42265NoNoYesDefense
JacksonvilleHouston12/28/14D.McCrayCB17207:21395NoNoNoDefense
HoustonJacksonville12/28/14A.DentILB17201:562135NoNoYesDefense
Kansas CitySan Diego12/28/14E.FisherT17412:5731110NoNoYesOffense
N.Y. GiantsPhiladelphia12/28/14C.BrownDB17108:02370YesNoYesDefense
CincinnatiPittsburgh12/28/14A.JonesCB17201:112105NoNoNoDefense
WashingtonDallas12/28/14B.BreelandCB17210:06365NoNoYesDefense
WashingtonDallas12/28/14J.JeffcoatOLB17406:391105NoNoYesDefense
San FranciscoArizona12/28/14M.WilhoiteILB17312:234130NoYesYesSpecial Teams
ArizonaSan Francisco12/28/14T.KellyDE17302:073245NoNoNoDefense
IndianapolisCincinnati01/04/15A.CastonzoT18312:592810NoNoYesOffense
CincinnatiIndianapolis01/04/15R.BodineC18310:07350YesNoNoOffense
CarolinaSeattle01/10/15M.RemmersT19414:5511010NoNoNoOffense
IndianapolisDenver01/11/15D.HerronRB19310:172610NoNoNoOffense
SeattleGreen Bay01/18/15C.AvrilDE20112:001100YesNoYesDefense
SeattleGreen Bay01/18/15C.AvrilDE20211:583135NoNoYesDefense
Green BaySeattle01/18/15C.MatthewsOLB20306:513190YesNoNoDefense
Totals2.361.978.7911255019121
Loading Facebook Comments...