NFL Penalty Tracker

Illegal Use of Hands


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.


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

2014 Stats

Totals By Referee/Crew

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 TotalPer Game
Bill Leavy161410051040.886.250.310.630.25
Bill Vinovich173254120.181.470.240.060.12
Brad Allen1512824570.805.470.270.330.47
Carl Cheffers161910591361.196.560.560.810.38
Clete Blakeman167450430.442.810.000.250.19
Craig Wrolstad1511622740.734.130.130.470.27
Ed Hochuli1612704480.754.380.250.250.50
Gene Steratore166301330.381.880.060.190.19
Jeff Triplette155351320.332.330.070.200.13
Jerome Boger1510755640.675.000.330.400.27
John Parry15159081141.006.000.530.730.27
Pete Morelli167541430.443.380.060.250.19
Ron Torbert152105110.130.670.330.070.07
Terry McAulay16131002580.816.250.130.310.50
Tony Corrente1611853560.695.310.190.310.38
Walt Anderson1717132135121.007.760.760.290.71
Walt Coleman153252030.201.670.130.000.20