The State Hornet

Long snapping: an underrated position on the football field

Joe Davis

November 20, 2013

Before the fans can cheer after a place kicker splits the uprights on a game-winning field goal or a punter pins the return team deep in its own territory, it all starts with one man – the long snapper.“Being back there as a punter or kicker, wondering where the ball is going to go before you punt o...