Rule 7 – Section 3 – Article 12 – Team B personal foul during legal forward pass play
Penalties for personal fouls by Team B during a completed legal forward pass play are enforced at the end of the last run when it ends beyond the neutral zone. If the pass is incomplete or intercepted, or if there is a change of team possession during the down, the penalty is enforced at the previous spot. (Rule 9-1 Penalty) (A.R. 7-3-12:I) (A.R. 9-1-2:III)
Rule 10 – Section 2 – Article 2 – Determining the Enforcement Spot and the Basic Spot
e. For Team B fouls during a legal forward pass play:
- Penalty enforcement for Team B for personal fouls is at the end of the last run when it ends beyond the neutral zone and there is no change of team possession during the down (Rule 7-3-12). (A.R. 7-3-12:I) (A.R. 9-1-2:III)
- If the pass crosses the neutral zone and Team B commits a contact foul against an eligible receiver beyond the neutral zone before the ball is touched, the penalty includes an automatic first down (Rule 9-3-5).