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

2019 Stats

Penalties By Week

Note: Offsetting and Declined penalties are ignored, except where specified.

WeekGamesTotal CountPenalty YardsHomeAwayDeclinedOffsetting
1163202160
2161100121
3164190451
4158454440
51512804830
6148404411
7143201220
Totals106392341524233

Penalties By Week - Per Game

Note: Offsetting and Declined penalties are ignored, except where specified.

WeekGamesTotal CountPenalty YardsHomeAwayDeclinedOffsetting
1160.191.250.130.060.380
2160.060.6300.060.130.06
3160.251.1900.250.310.06
4150.5330.270.270.270
5150.85.330.270.530.20
6140.572.860.290.290.070.07
7140.211.430.070.140.140
Totals1062.6115.691.031.61.50.19
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