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NFL penalties like offsides, false starts, and pass interference are rather prevalent.

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Sunday's game between the Chicago Bears and the San Francisco 49ers saw a penalty that lost them a field goal.

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Throughout the whole game, both teams had to be resourceful to deal with the soggy pitch.

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Trenton Gill, the holder, pulls out a towel to dry the field before attempting a long - goal attempt in the second quarter.

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For breaking the rules by taking a towel onto the field, Gill was given a warning for unsportsmanlike conduct.

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Trenton Gill, a Bears goalie, was fined for acting in an unsportsmanlike manner for carrying a towel onto the field prior to a field goal attempt.

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The Bears were forced to punt from field goal range due to the 15-yard penalty.

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Even with the penalty, the Bears triumphed 19-10. The fine was strange and hefty.