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

2019 Stats

Overall Totals By Team

There was an average of 0.81 Roughing the Passer penalties per team league wide.

 AgainstBeneficiary
NameGamesCountYards LostDismissedHomeAwayCountYards GainedDismissedHomeAway
Arizona30000000000
Atlanta30000019001
Baltimore323000200000
Buffalo3115001226011
Carolina30000000000
Chicago2115001115001
Cincinnati3111001115010
Cleveland3460022220011
Dallas323000216001
Denver3115010115010
Detroit311200100000
Green Bay30000000000
Houston300000229002
Indianapolis31901000000
Jacksonville300000115010
Kansas City300000230011
LA Rams31500100000
LA Chargers322902000000
Miami300000115010
Minnesota300000115010
New England311501000000
New Orleans30000000000
N.Y. Giants30000000000
N.Y. Jets3230020460031
Oakland323001100000
Philadelphia300000112010
Pittsburgh311200100000
San Francisco3115001112010
Seattle30000000000
Tampa Bay30000000000
Tennessee3115001230002
Washington216010230020
Totals4726354011152635401511
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