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Only if the officials don't see it!

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Q: Can a defensive player use his hands to grab hold of the offensive player and throw him down and not be called for holding?
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Can you hold onto an opponent's jersey in football?

A defensive player may hold on to a ball carrier's jersey in an attempt to tackle him. However, if a defensive player holds on the the jersey of an offensive player who does not have the ball, that would be a penalty for holding. Likewise, if an offensive player holds on to a defensive player's jersey, that would also be called holding.


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