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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

Penalties By Season

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

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SeasonGamesTotal CountPenalty YardsHomeAwayDeclinedOffsetting
20202691271667656223
20214223324101311
200926769904343504
2010267791085384105
20112671001369465405
2012267901212523842
2013267901198444620
2014267991321504921
20152671021375455713
2016267891216375215
20172671071481575003
20182671181544635515
20192671361828617523
Totals32481229165246026271640


Penalties By Season - Per Game

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

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SeasonGamesTotal CountPenalty YardsHomeAwayDeclinedOffsetting
20202690.476.200.240.230.010.01
2021420.557.710.240.310.020.02
20092670.263.390.130.130.000.01
20102670.304.060.140.150.000.02
20112670.375.130.170.200.000.02
20122670.344.540.190.140.010.01
20132670.344.490.160.170.010.00
20142670.374.950.190.180.010.00
20152670.385.150.170.210.000.01
20162670.334.550.140.190.000.02
20172670.405.550.210.190.000.01
20182670.445.780.240.210.000.02
20192670.516.850.230.280.010.01
Totals32480.385.090.190.190.000.01