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Neutral Zone Infraction

Definition

Before the snap, a defensive player (most often a lineman) jumps into the neutral zone and "startles" an offensive player, causing him to false start.

Outcome

5 yards

2022 Stats

Overall Totals By Team

There was an average of 2.66 Neutral Zone Infraction penalties per team league wide.

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 AgainstBeneficiary
NameGamesCountYards LostDismissedHomeAwayCountYards GainedDismissedHomeAway
Arizona1794500900000
Atlanta1700000841062
Baltimore1831500315010
Buffalo1842002215010
Carolina1721001114010
Chicago1721001100000
Cincinnati1815001210011
Cleveland17315030420022
Dallas1963002400000
Denver17417013419031
Detroit1715001210120
Green Bay171510115010
Houston1763004200100
Indianapolis1715001210002
Jacksonville19316103523014
Kansas City1814010418031
Las Vegas1715001420040
LA Rams1700000526050
LA Chargers1821002029011
Miami18210011315021
Minnesota18210011420040
New England1742002215010
New Orleans17210011525041
N.Y. Giants19210002210002
N.Y. Jets1715001420013
Philadelphia19420031210011
Pittsburgh17315021420022
San Francisco20419013419022
Seattle1852601400000
Tampa Bay18420013315003
Tennessee1713010315012
Washington1715010421031
Totals28285420232538542025332