the ball is turned over to the other team
The defense receives a free hit. Because it is in the circle, the ball can be taken anywhere up to 15 metres from the baseline in line with where the penalty was awarded, or anywhere in the circle.
It is the spot where the ball is placed during the taking of a penalty kick or kicks from the mark.
It depends on the offensive penalty. If it's something like a holding the ball will go to the defense and the yards on the block in the back will back the defense up.
The ball must be removed from the hole and placed in its previous spot. No penalty.
In the NFL it is a 10 yard penalty from the spot of the foul. If the pass interference occurs in the end zone the ball is placed on the 1 yard line.
watch for penalty's and see where the ball lands to determine downs and what yard the ball should be placed on.
A penalty kick is awarded when a defender commits a direct free kick offense, against an attacker, within his own penalty area, and during active play. The penalty kicker places the ball on the penalty mark, 12 yards from the goal, and gets a one-on-one kick against the opposing goal keeper. All other players must be outside of the penalty area, 10 yards from the ball, and behind the ball at the taking of the kick.
The penalty spot is 15cm wide with its centre 6.4 metres from the centre of the goalline; the ball can be placed anywhere on that spot when the stroke is taken.
It is called a try when the ball is placed in the opponents in gaol area. There are also penalty goals - scored by kicking the ball over the opponents cross ball and between the uprights, you can convert a try - this is done when you following the grounded the ball in the opponents in goal area . The ball is kicked (like a penalty) over the cross bar. and you can "drop a goal". This is done by dropping the ball to the ground, as it hits the ground you must kick it over the opponents cross bar. There is also a Penalty Try. This occurs when the opposing team within 5 metres of their goal like continually commits offenses in an attempt to prevent a try try occurring
Once you have taken the penalty and hit the new ball, you may not hit the old ball again. Play on with the penalty and the new ball.
A penalty kick is taken from the Penalty Mark, a painted disc 12 yards from the goal line and equidistant from the goal posts. The ball is considered to be legally placed if any part of it is on or over any part of the penalty mark.