Category Archives: College

College snapping news

Northnagel Joins Holba to Snap at NFL Scouting Combine

For the first time in almost a decade, the NFL Scouting Combine will feature two long snappers.  It was announced a few weeks ago that Colin Holba of Louisville would snap at the Combine.  It was assumed that Holba would … Continue reading

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Holba Invited to Combine

Colin Holba of Louisville has been honored with the two post-season invitations every college prospect covets.  Holba, who has already snapped in the Senior Bowl, will next perform at the NFL Scouting Combine in early March. It is believed that … Continue reading

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Long Snapper the Secret to Alabama’s Success?

Alabama has been one of the most successful college football programs in the country and perhaps their recent tradition of scholarship long snappers may be a key element to their success.  Sam Borden of The New York Times suggests as … Continue reading

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NFLPA Collegiate Bowl and FCS All-American Snappers

With the Senior Bowl long snappers now set, the other premiere college all-star game to use dedicated long snappers, the NFLPA Collegiate Bowl, has selected its two snappers.  Brad Northnagel of California and Nolan Dowling of Western Kentucky will be the participating … Continue reading

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Senior Bowl Snappers and Phil Steele All-Americans

With the NFL regular season winding down, the focus will soon turn to the next crop of NFL snapping talent in the college ranks.  The Senior Bowl recently announced that the two snappers will be Cole Mazza (Alabama) and Colin … Continue reading

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Week Six in Review

Week Six is complete and Nolan Frese of the Seahawks rebounded from a poor field goal snap early in the fourth quarter to a much better snap on a late, game-winning field goal attempt versus Atlanta. Zach Wood of SMU, who was defensive … Continue reading

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Week Three in Review

Week Three of the NFL is complete and the Cardinals long snapping situation is front and center again as rookie Kameron Canaday struggled this week.  Although the Cardinals indicated they would stick by him last week, it appears they may … Continue reading

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