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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

2021 Stats

Overall Totals By Team

There was an average of 0.31 Roughing the Kicker penalties per team league wide.

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 AgainstBeneficiary
NameGamesCountYards LostDismissedHomeAwayCountYards GainedDismissedHomeAway
Arizona1823001100000
Atlanta170000000000
Baltimore170000000000
Buffalo180000000000
Carolina170000000000
Chicago1700000115010
Cincinnati190000000000
Cleveland170000000000
Dallas18115001115010
Denver1700000115010
Detroit170000000000
Green Bay180000000000
Houston170000000000
Indianapolis1711500100000
Jacksonville170000000000
Kansas City1811500100000
Las Vegas180000000000
LA Rams180000000000
LA Chargers1700000115010
Miami1711500100000
Minnesota1700000115001
New England180000000000
New Orleans17115001115001
N.Y. Giants170000000000
N.Y. Jets170000000000
Philadelphia180000000000
Pittsburgh180000000000
San Francisco1911500100000
Seattle1700000115010
Tampa Bay1811501000000
Tennessee18115001230020
Washington1700000115010
Totals2801015002810150082