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1Unnecessary or excessive use of force, for which a penalty may be assessed.‘both players draw five minutes for roughing’
- ‘There were so many ridiculous penalties for body contact and roughing that I felt like the referee was playing schoolmaster to the players.’
- 1.1American Football Illegal bodily contact with the quarterback or kicker, for which a penalty is assessed.
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