Category Archives: College

College snapping news

Week Fourteen in Review

Week Fourteen brought another snapper injury and an emergency replacement pressed into action.  Thomas Hennessy of the Jets suffered an apparent concussion against the Broncos in the first half, forcing tight end Eric Tomlinson to assume the snapper role.  Tomlinson … Continue reading

Posted in College, NFL, NFL Draft, Tackles, Transactions

Week Eleven in Review

Week Eleven marked the NFL regular season debut of Colin Holba in Jacksonville and the return of client Brett Goode to Green Bay.  In addition, it was a highly unusual week since no snapper recorded a tackle in punt coverage. … Continue reading

Posted in Coaching, College, NFL, NFL Draft, Tackles, Transactions

Week Ten in Review

Week Ten featured rare successful efforts by replacement snappers.  In recent NFL history, when a snapper goes down, the backup snapper or snappers have not always been up to the task.   This week, when Matt Overton was injured for … Continue reading

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2017 Division One Long Snappers

One of the most anticipated features each year at Longsnap.com is the exclusive compilation of snappers for each of the Division One college football teams. This year’s list is attached below and features the punt snapper from each of the … Continue reading

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Week Three in Review

Week Three of the NFL season is complete and next week will bring the first change to the snapping position.  Client Brett Goode of the Packers was injured in Sunday’s game and will be replaced by Taybor Pepper, who was … Continue reading

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Two Great College Snapping Stories from the Weekend

Although the NFL gets most of the attention when it comes to snapping, there are always great stories from the college ranks.  This weekend was no different. Jake Olson of USC, who has been profiled on Longsnap.com in the past … Continue reading

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STATS FCS Preseason All-American Snappers

The FCS Preseason All-American teams were announced today and are always mentioned here since they include long snappers on each of the three teams.  This year, senior James Fisher of North Dakota State made the First Team after being the … Continue reading

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