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Roughing the Kicker

Definition

A defender, having missed an attempt to block a kick, tackles the kicker or otherwise runs into the kicker in a way that might injure the kicker or his vulnerable extended kicking leg. This protection is also extended to the holder of a place kick.

Outcome

15 yards and an automatic first down

Penalties By Season

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

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SeasonGamesTotal CountPenalty YardsHomeAwayDeclinedOffsetting
202026971014300
2021955751400
20092672301100
20102673320300
20112676763300
201226771052500
20132673452100
20142676902410
20152672301100
2016267121575702
20172671151000
201826781204400
201926781046200
Totals330170980323812


Penalties By Season - Per Game

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

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SeasonGamesTotal CountPenalty YardsHomeAwayDeclinedOffsetting
20202690.030.380.010.010.000.00
2021950.050.790.010.040.000.00
20092670.010.110.000.000.000.00
20102670.010.120.000.010.000.00
20112670.020.280.010.010.000.00
20122670.030.390.010.020.000.00
20132670.010.170.010.000.000.00
20142670.020.340.010.010.000.00
20152670.010.110.000.000.000.00
20162670.040.590.020.030.000.01
20172670.000.060.000.000.000.00
20182670.030.450.010.010.000.00
20192670.030.390.020.010.000.00
Totals33010.020.300.010.010.000.00