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Unnecessary Roughness

Definition

A conduct- or safety-related infraction such as hitting a ball carrier after he is already out of bounds, "piling on" a ball carrier who is already down, or violent contact with an opponent who is away from and out of the play.

Outcome

15 yards; automatic first down if committed by defense

2021 Stats

By Penalty

Unnecessary Roughness penalties commited by position during the 2021 season.

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NameCountYardsHomeAwayDeclinedOffsetting
Defensive Line6834211
Defensive Back111575601
Offensive Line3452110
Linebacker6895110
Wide Receiver1151000
Unknown/Unset1150100
Totals28404171132