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

2018 Stats

Totals By Referee/Crew

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 TotalPer Game
Alex Kemp152150200.
Bill Vinovich174201130.
Brad Allen157340250.472.
Carl Cheffers164301400.251.880.060.250.00
Clay Martin155232230.331.530.130.130.20
Clete Blakeman173151210.180.880.060.120.06
Craig Wrolstad154311130.
Jerome Boger156401150.402.670.070.070.33
John Hussey165370230.312.310.000.130.19
John Parry176301420.351.760.060.240.12
Pete Morelli155312410.332.
Ron Torbert164202130.
Shawn Hochuli155302230.332.
Shawn Smith153300030.
Tony Corrente164202220.
Walt Anderson163151120.190.940.060.060.13
Walt Coleman166403420.382.500.190.250.13