9-4-3h Diagram

9-4-3h Penalty Grasping the face mask, helmet opening, chin strap or tooth and mouth protector attached to the face mask is a foul. If there is twisting, turning or pulling of the face mask (PlayPic A), helmet opening, chin strap or tooth and mouth protector attached to a face  mask, it is a 15 yard penalty; otherwise it is a 5 yard penalty for incidental grasping of the face mask (PlayPic B). When in doubt, it is a 15 yard penalty.

9-4-3h Grasping an opponent's tooth and mouth protector attached to the face mask is a foul.