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a foul that involves unnecessarily rough contact (as in basketball or football)

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Bernard's took advantage of a handful of personal foul penalties that resulted into a 11-yard touchdown run by Aaron Robichaud that cut the lead to 18-13 with 38 seconds left.
Following the kiss, both Taurasi and Augustus were issued personal fouls on the play.
True to his reputation, emotional ASU linebacker Vontaze Burfict was involved in several personal foul penalties during the game.
Other components (deflections, personal fouls, charges drawn) can be kept by an assistant coach while a manager can be responsible for the remaining aspects.
With workmanlike efficiency, Blitz on XBox 360 pounds out the brutal gameplay with bone-cracking personal fouls and tackles.
In a typically bruising encounter between the two great AFC West rivals that featured late hits and personal fouls, the Silver-and-Black ran out 38-28 winners thanks largely to quarterback Rich Gannon.
They lost their fifth game in a row and commmitted five personal fouls on a disastrous final defensive series which saw reserve running back Derek Lovi lle run in from short range to pad out the winning margin.
TNT incurred 32 personal fouls in the game while the Beermen committed 21.
Should the Lakers lose Gasol to injury or suspension, or even get less minutes out of him due to being benched for personal fouls, the Lakers title hopes would probably be dashed.
Two were personal fouls on 6-foot-7 defensive tackle Brandon Bair for illegal use of hands to the face.
But between them, they've racked up 172 personal fouls.
The literature of sport bubbles with colorful phraseology that makes for a lot of vibrant communication, personal fouls, and a mild touch of lunacy.
If not why not allow those sent off for personal fouls to be replaced.
He's big, well I'm big too, but he's huge so I know I can beat him up and down the floor and get him tired and I figured once he's tired he'll start to foul a bit,' said Ratliffe who forced Stepheson to six personal fouls.
College of Idaho (6-8, 2-2) made 32-of-41 free throws to NCU's 20-of-31 in a game that saw 55 personal fouls.