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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

2017 Stats

Penalty Log

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AgainstBeneficiaryDatePlayerPosRef CrewWeekQuarterTimeDownDistanceYardageDeclinedOffsettingHomePhase
N.Y. JetsBuffalo09/10/17B.WintersGJohn Hussey1404:5321010NoNoNoOffense
ChicagoAtlanta09/10/17C.WhitehairCJeff Triplette1107:152910NoNoYesOffense
BaltimoreCincinnati09/10/17B.CarrCBWalt Coleman1407:132105NoNoNoDefense
BaltimoreCincinnati09/10/17B.UrbanDEWalt Coleman1404:071105NoNoNoDefense
ArizonaDetroit09/10/17H.ReddickLBWalt Anderson1412:061100YesNoNoDefense
JacksonvilleHouston09/10/17D.FowlerDETony Corrente1309:22334NoNoNoDefense
OaklandTennessee09/10/17R.HudsonCJerome Boger1305:323810NoNoNoOffense
New OrleansMinnesota09/11/17A.OkaforOLBGene Steratore1301:061105NoNoNoDefense
CincinnatiHouston09/14/17J.FisherTClete Blakeman2112:28380YesNoYesOffense
BaltimoreCleveland09/17/17J.SmithCBGene Steratore2413:242105NoNoYesDefense
BuffaloCarolina09/17/17J.MillerGWalt Coleman2201:572198NoNoNoOffense
JacksonvilleTennessee09/17/17M.LewisTEEd Hochuli2210:0411010NoNoYesOffense
TennesseeJacksonville09/17/17T.LewanTEd Hochuli2200:2722010NoNoNoOffense
JacksonvilleTennessee09/17/17C.RobinsonTEd Hochuli2300:5721210NoNoYesOffense
PhiladelphiaKansas City09/17/17R.DouglasCBTerry McAulay2207:431150NoYesNoDefense
New OrleansNew England09/17/17A.PeatGCraig Wrolstad2300:072510NoNoYesOffense
MiamiLA Chargers09/17/17B.McCainDBTony Corrente2400:281105NoNoNoDefense
LA RamsWashington09/17/17T.JohnsonCBJerome Boger2109:34280YesNoYesDefense
LA RamsWashington09/17/17R.HavensteinTJerome Boger2201:303110YesNoYesOffense
SeattleSan Francisco09/17/17J.ReedDTBill Vinovich2100:431105NoNoYesDefense
San FranciscoLA Rams09/21/17R.RobinsonCBJeff Triplette3302:481105NoNoYesDefense
BaltimoreJacksonville09/24/17R.StanleyTPete Morelli3306:2811010NoNoNoOffense
DenverBuffalo09/24/17D.PekoDTCarl Cheffers3206:45474NoNoNoSpecial Teams
BuffaloDenver09/24/17A.WashingtonDTCarl Cheffers3411:313125NoNoYesDefense
DetroitAtlanta09/24/17A.RobinsonDTWalt Coleman3208:391100NoYesYesDefense
AtlantaDetroit09/24/17D.PoeNTWalt Coleman3402:001100YesNoNoDefense
MinnesotaTampa Bay09/24/17R.ReiffTJohn Hussey3104:553210NoNoYesOffense
PhiladelphiaN.Y. Giants09/24/17R.DouglasCBJerome Boger3412:451100YesNoYesDefense
Kansas CityLA Chargers09/24/17P.GainesCBWalt Anderson3202:23280YesNoNoDefense
LA ChargersKansas City09/24/17M.SlausonGWalt Anderson3200:3921010NoNoYesOffense
Kansas CityLA Chargers09/24/17T.MitchellDBWalt Anderson3404:16340YesNoNoDefense
Green BayChicago09/28/17J.JonesSAFJohn Hussey4201:282100YesNoYesDefense
MiamiNew Orleans10/01/17X.HowardCBEd Hochuli4105:141100YesNoYesDefense
LA RamsDallas10/01/17T.JohnsonCBClete Blakeman4105:47370NoYesNoDefense
TennesseeHouston10/01/17A.JacksonCBJeff Triplette4201:431105NoNoNoDefense
New EnglandCarolina10/01/17S.GilmoreCBJerome Boger4304:49385NoNoYesDefense
New EnglandCarolina10/01/17S.GilmoreCBJerome Boger4402:23375NoNoYesDefense
JacksonvilleN.Y. Jets10/01/17P.OmamehOLGene Steratore4309:3011010NoNoNoOffense
N.Y. JetsJacksonville10/01/17J.JenkinsLBGene Steratore4300:341105NoNoYesDefense
San FranciscoArizona10/01/17R.RobinsonCBTony Corrente4206:03325NoNoNoDefense
San FranciscoArizona10/01/17D.KilgoreCTony Corrente4507:26330NoYesNoOffense
LA ChargersPhiladelphia10/01/17D.PhilonDECarl Cheffers4105:401105NoNoYesDefense
LA ChargersPhiladelphia10/01/17D.PhilonDECarl Cheffers4410:39353NoNoYesDefense
IndianapolisSeattle10/01/17J.SheardDEBrad Allen4313:472125NoNoNoDefense
SeattleIndianapolis10/01/17D.AlexanderLBBrad Allen4302:12005NoNoYesSpecial Teams
Kansas CityWashington10/02/17J.JenkinsDTWalt Coleman4212:081105NoNoYesDefense
WashingtonKansas City10/02/17B.BreelandCBWalt Coleman4407:04345NoNoNoDefense
New EnglandTampa Bay10/05/17D.WiseDECarl Cheffers5210:083205NoNoNoDefense
Tampa BayNew England10/05/17E.SmithCCarl Cheffers5405:563310NoNoYesOffense
ClevelandN.Y. Jets10/08/17S.ColemanOLWalt Anderson5108:0011010NoNoYesOffense
N.Y. JetsCleveland10/08/17D.LeeOLBWalt Anderson5207:51355NoNoNoDefense
N.Y. JetsCleveland10/08/17J.AdamsSSWalt Anderson5205:03270YesNoNoDefense
IndianapolisSan Francisco10/08/17G.StewartNTWalt Coleman5409:221100YesNoYesDefense
MiamiTennessee10/08/17R.MaualugaOLBBill Vinovich5308:101101NoNoYesDefense
LA ChargersN.Y. Giants10/08/17Tr.WilliamsCBJeff Triplette5212:261105NoNoNoDefense
N.Y. GiantsLA Chargers10/08/17B.HartGJeff Triplette5401:2711010NoNoYesOffense
SeattleLA Rams10/08/17F.ClarkDEGene Steratore5409:063125NoNoNoDefense
Green BayDallas10/08/17D.HouseDBTerry McAulay5101:33340YesNoNoDefense
HoustonKansas City10/08/17X.Su'a-FiloGRon Torbert5200:2121610NoNoYesOffense
Kansas CityHouston10/08/17UnnamedRon Torbert5405:314189NoNoNoSpecial Teams
MinnesotaChicago10/09/17L.JosephDTJerome Boger5302:49244NoNoNoDefense
DetroitNew Orleans10/15/17E.ClearyGJeff Triplette6209:32286NoNoNoOffense
N.Y. JetsNew England10/15/17B.ShellTTony Corrente6200:5311010NoNoYesOffense
N.Y. JetsNew England10/15/17D.LeeOLBTony Corrente6301:14235NoNoYesDefense
San FranciscoWashington10/15/17E.ReidFSJohn Parry6309:03395NoNoNoDefense
BuffaloTampa Bay10/22/17D.DawkinsTClete Blakeman7306:4021010NoNoYesOffense
ClevelandTennessee10/22/17I.CrowellRBTerry McAulay7214:2521810NoNoYesOffense
Green BayNew Orleans10/22/17D.HouseDBJerome Boger7202:063170YesNoYesDefense
JacksonvilleIndianapolis10/22/17D.FowlerDEJeff Triplette7304:251100YesNoNoDefense
MiamiN.Y. Jets10/22/17J.PhillipsDTWalt Coleman7102:381105NoNoYesDefense
MiamiN.Y. Jets10/22/17N.SuhDTWalt Coleman7310:16260YesNoYesDefense
BaltimoreMinnesota10/22/17M.JudonLBCarl Cheffers7104:453105NoNoNoDefense
DallasSan Francisco10/22/17D.LawrenceDERon Torbert7410:122125NoNoNoDefense
SeattleN.Y. Giants10/22/17F.ClarkDETony Corrente7301:241105NoNoNoDefense
SeattleN.Y. Giants10/22/17Sq.GriffinCBTony Corrente7402:083105NoNoNoDefense
AtlantaNew England10/22/17G.JarrettDTGene Steratore7200:361105NoNoNoDefense
PhiladelphiaWashington10/23/17D.VaeaoDTEd Hochuli7210:041105NoNoYesDefense
PhiladelphiaWashington10/23/17W.SmallwoodRBEd Hochuli7208:31370YesNoYesOffense
MinnesotaCleveland10/29/17X.RhodesCBJeff Triplette8306:531105NoNoNoDefense
Tampa BayCarolina10/29/17D.SmithTWalt Coleman8206:1911010NoNoYesOffense
SeattleHouston10/29/17J.ReedDTTerry McAulay8311:051100YesNoYesDefense
DallasWashington10/29/17B.JonesCBWalt Anderson8202:00210YesNoNoDefense
BuffaloN.Y. Jets11/02/17S.WrightDBJerome Boger9200:23325NoNoNoDefense
CarolinaAtlanta11/05/17M.KalilTTony Corrente9111:33390YesNoYesOffense
CarolinaAtlanta11/05/17M.AddisonLBTony Corrente9104:101105NoNoYesDefense
IndianapolisHouston11/05/17K.KalisGJohn Parry9313:293210NoNoNoOffense
CincinnatiJacksonville11/05/17A.SmithTBrad Allen9311:503150YesNoNoOffense
DenverPhiladelphia11/05/17M.WatsonTGene Steratore9403:122120YesNoNoOffense
BaltimoreTennessee11/05/17J.AllenRBJohn Hussey9210:05380YesNoNoOffense
Green BayDetroit11/06/17K.KingCBClete Blakeman9301:293100YesNoYesDefense
SeattleArizona11/09/17J.ColemanCBWalt Anderson10100:22385NoNoNoDefense
SeattleArizona11/09/17J.ColemanCBWalt Anderson10312:17365NoNoNoDefense
BuffaloNew Orleans11/12/17J.PoyerSSTerry McAulay10308:29130YesNoYesDefense
ChicagoGreen Bay11/12/17C.JonesILBTony Corrente10110:401105NoNoYesDefense
PittsburghIndianapolis11/12/17T.WattLBClete Blakeman10208:551105NoNoNoDefense
CincinnatiTennessee11/12/17A.JonesCBJeff Triplette10109:041100YesNoNoDefense
PittsburghTennessee11/16/17T.WattLBRon Torbert11205:501105NoNoYesDefense
TennesseePittsburgh11/16/17A.JacksonCBRon Torbert11201:07275NoNoNoDefense
ChicagoDetroit11/19/17A.HicksDTBrad Allen11103:161105NoNoYesDefense
ChicagoDetroit11/19/17S.McManisSSBrad Allen11405:02005NoNoYesSpecial Teams
WashingtonNew Orleans11/19/17K.FullerCBWalt Coleman11401:531105NoNoNoDefense
BuffaloLA Chargers11/19/17D.DawkinsTJohn Parry11110:51380YesNoNoOffense
OaklandNew England11/19/17D.AutryDEJohn Hussey11304:011105NoNoYesDefense
PhiladelphiaDallas11/19/17T.JerniganDTBill Vinovich11202:00265NoNoNoDefense
Tampa BayMiami11/19/17D.SmithTTony Corrente11409:583100YesNoNoOffense
SeattleAtlanta11/20/17K.WrightLBCarl Cheffers11310:40245NoNoYesDefense
LA ChargersDallas11/23/17C.Hayward Jr.CBJerome Boger12212:12325NoNoNoDefense
TennesseeIndianapolis11/26/17L.RyanCBCraig Wrolstad12214:25385NoNoNoDefense
CarolinaN.Y. Jets11/26/17D.WorleyCBCarl Cheffers12101:281105NoNoNoDefense
CarolinaN.Y. Jets11/26/17C.ManhertzTECarl Cheffers12205:202910NoNoNoOffense
LA RamsNew Orleans11/26/17T.JohnsonCBJohn Parry12412:37450YesNoYesDefense
DenverOakland11/26/17T.DavisILBWalt Anderson12205:15215NoNoNoDefense
PittsburghGreen Bay11/26/17A.BurnsCBEd Hochuli12105:51355NoNoYesDefense
BuffaloNew England12/03/17L.McCoyRBGene Steratore13308:551109NoNoYesOffense
LA ChargersCleveland12/03/17D.KingCBWalt Coleman13413:48355NoNoYesDefense
N.Y. GiantsOakland12/03/17B.DixonDBPete Morelli13214:21260YesNoNoDefense
New OrleansAtlanta12/07/17D.OnyemataDTClete Blakeman14109:121105NoNoNoDefense
BuffaloIndianapolis12/10/17A.WashingtonDTBrad Allen14403:032115NoNoYesDefense
ClevelandGreen Bay12/10/17M.JordanDBBill Vinovich14203:41315NoNoYesDefense
JacksonvilleSeattle12/10/17D.FowlerDEGene Steratore14208:003105NoNoYesDefense
JacksonvilleSeattle12/10/17D.FowlerDEGene Steratore14201:53355NoNoYesDefense
Tampa BayDetroit12/10/17C.BenenochOLEd Hochuli14201:003510NoNoYesOffense
N.Y. JetsDenver12/10/17M.PennelDTTony Corrente14101:362105NoNoNoDefense
LA ChargersWashington12/10/17D.KingCBJeff Triplette14314:17280YesNoYesDefense
LA ChargersWashington12/10/17J.AddaeDBJeff Triplette14314:17285NoNoYesDefense
PhiladelphiaLA Rams12/10/17T.JerniganDTCraig Wrolstad14415:00245NoNoNoDefense
DallasN.Y. Giants12/10/17D.JonesDEWalt Anderson14407:11255NoNoNoDefense
ChicagoDetroit12/16/17K.FullerCBJeff Triplette15103:45365NoNoNoDefense
ChicagoDetroit12/16/17C.WhitehairCJeff Triplette15405:482310NoNoNoOffense
Kansas CityLA Chargers12/16/17M.PetersCBWalt Anderson15211:57340NoYesYesDefense
Kansas CityLA Chargers12/16/17E.FisherTWalt Anderson15200:4011010NoNoYesOffense
MiamiBuffalo12/17/17X.HowardCBJerome Boger15406:463135NoNoNoDefense
CarolinaGreen Bay12/17/17A.NorwellGCraig Wrolstad15207:33360YesNoYesOffense
HoustonJacksonville12/17/17J.AllenGCarl Cheffers15202:07380YesNoNoOffense
MinnesotaCincinnati12/17/17N.EastonCWalt Coleman15214:063910NoNoYesOffense
MinnesotaCincinnati12/17/17T.BrockCBWalt Coleman15406:32253NoNoYesDefense
N.Y. JetsNew Orleans12/17/17J.JenkinsLBRon Torbert15108:321105NoNoNoDefense
N.Y. GiantsPhiladelphia12/17/17J.Pierre-PaulDEBrad Allen15108:032125NoNoYesDefense
TennesseeSan Francisco12/17/17S.WilliamsNTJohn Parry15212:331100YesNoNoDefense
San FranciscoTennessee12/17/17D.JohnsonCBJohn Parry15311:323115NoNoYesDefense
BuffaloNew England12/24/17D.ColemanDTCraig Wrolstad16301:511100YesNoNoDefense
BuffaloNew England12/24/17J.MillsTCraig Wrolstad16402:423100YesNoNoOffense
TennesseeLA Rams12/24/17B.TrawickDBBrad Allen16414:46005NoNoYesSpecial Teams
San FranciscoJacksonville12/24/17D.JohnsonCBWalt Anderson16208:57275NoNoYesDefense
N.Y. GiantsArizona12/24/17B.DixonDBJohn Parry16107:291200YesNoNoDefense
N.Y. GiantsArizona12/24/17B.JonesCJohn Parry16410:0821010NoNoNoOffense
PittsburghHouston12/25/17S.TuittDEBill Vinovich16412:36130YesNoNoDefense
BuffaloMiami12/31/17L.JohnsonDBJeff Triplette17212:5341310NoNoNoSpecial Teams
N.Y. JetsNew England12/31/17J.JenkinsLBBrad Allen17409:42395NoNoNoDefense
WashingtonN.Y. Giants12/31/17A.LanierDEJohn Hussey17106:541105NoNoNoDefense
TennesseeKansas City01/06/18A.JacksonCBJeff Triplette18103:09275NoNoNoDefense
TennesseeNew England01/13/18Q.SpainGRon Torbert19409:152100YesNoNoOffense
JacksonvillePittsburgh01/14/18B.BrownLBBrad Allen19204:074410NoNoNoSpecial Teams
MinnesotaPhiladelphia01/21/18S.WeatherlyDEEd Hochuli20300:401104NoNoNoDefense
Totals2.5528.5469039571