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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

2020 Stats

Penalties By Week

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

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WeekGamesTotal CountPenalty YardsHomeAwayDeclinedOffsetting
2162101110
3166503320
415000030
6146352410
7142151111
8142151141
9144352201
10145332301
11144302200
12165321410
13155343200
14164201320
1516000010
16163252110
1716000010
186150100
Wildcard Weekend4150100
Totals236503442129184

Penalties By Week - Per Game

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

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WeekGamesTotal CountPenalty YardsHomeAwayDeclinedOffsetting
2160.130.630.060.060.060
3160.383.130.190.190.130
41500000.20
6140.432.50.140.290.070
7140.141.070.070.070.070.07
8140.141.070.070.070.290.07
9140.292.50.140.1400.07
10140.362.360.140.2100.07
11140.292.140.140.1400
12160.3120.060.250.060
13150.332.270.20.1300
14160.251.250.060.190.130
151600000.060
16160.191.560.130.060.060
171600000.060
1860.170.8300.1700
Wildcard Weekend40.251.2500.2500
Totals2363.6624.561.42.221.190.28