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Roughing the Passer

Definition

A defender continues an effort to tackle or "hit" a passer after the passer has already thrown a pass. A defender is allowed to take one step after the ball is thrown; a defender is penalized if he hits the passer having taken two or more steps after the ball leaves the passer's hand.

Outcome

15 yards and an automatic first down

2016 Stats

Totals By Referee/Crew

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 TotalPer Game
NameGamesCountYardsDismissedHomeAwayCountYardsDismissedHomeAway
Bill Vinovich163390120.192.440.000.060.13
Brad Allen1671000160.446.250.000.060.38
Carl Cheffers186890150.334.940.000.060.28
Clete Blakeman16111491560.699.310.060.310.38
Craig Wrolstad167990430.446.190.000.250.19
Ed Hochuli16000000.000.000.000.000.00
Gene Steratore164601220.253.750.060.130.13
Jeff Triplette155721320.334.800.070.200.13
Jerome Boger154600220.274.000.000.130.13
John Hussey166830330.385.190.000.190.19
John Parry154400130.272.670.000.070.20
Pete Morelli177991520.415.820.060.290.12
Ron Torbert164420220.252.630.000.130.13
Terry McAulay133390210.233.000.000.150.08
Tony Corrente162301200.131.880.060.130.00
Walt Anderson1571010250.476.730.000.130.33
Walt Coleman1591141180.607.600.070.070.53
Totals267891216637525.6877.20.382.363.33