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

2022 Stats

Totals By Referee/Crew

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 TotalPer Game
Adrian Hill17150010.
Alex Kemp17005000.
Bill Vinovich17001000.
Brad Allen171101100.060.590.060.060.00
Brad Rogers164202310.
Carl Cheffers182101110.110.560.060.060.06
Clay Martin178442350.472.590.120.180.29
Clete Blakeman176440510.352.590.000.290.06
Craig Wrolstad175290140.291.710.000.060.24
Jerome Boger163150120.190.940.000.060.13
John Hussey174251310.241.470.060.180.06
Land Clark165300410.311.880.000.250.06
Ron Torbert174203310.
Scott Novak166351420.382.
Shawn Hochuli172104110.120.590.240.060.06
Shawn Smith161102100.060.630.130.060.00
Tra Blake167452430.442.810.130.250.19