Football List of Famous Football Long Snappers

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List of the most famous (American) football long snappers in the history of the sport, listed by popularity with photos of the players when available. There have been many legendary long snappers in the NFL and NCAA, and you'll find all of them on this list below. Some of these men are considered to be the best long snappers to ever play the game, and if you're looking for a specific football player you can look for them by using the "search" function on this list. These amazing long snappers may currently be active while others have been retired for quite sometime. This list of the top long snappers in American football includes all the greats from both the NFL and college football.

Items include everything from David Binn to Justin Snow.

This list answers the questions, "Who is the greatest long snapper of all time?" and "Who are the best long snappers of all time?"

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Justin Snow is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list List of Famous Football Long Snappers
Long snapper, Tight end Justin Snow is a former American football long snapper who played in the National Football League. He played college football at Baylor University. He signed as an undrafted free agent in 2000 ...more

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Ethan Albright is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list List of Famous Football Long Snappers
Tackle, Long snapper, Center Lawrence Ethan Albright is a former American football long snapper. He was signed by the Miami Dolphins as an undrafted free agent in 1995. He played college football at North Carolina. He is ...more

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Jay Alford is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list List of Famous Football Long Snappers
Defensive tackle, Tackle, Long snapper Jason Jamaal Alford is an American football defensive tackle who is currently a free agent. He most recently played for the Saskatchewan Roughriders. He was drafted by the New York Giants in the ...more

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Tanner Purdum is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list List of Famous Football Long Snappers
Long snapper, Center, Tight end Tanner Gregory Purdum is an American football long snapper and center for the New York Jets of the National Football League. He was signed by the Kansas City Chiefs as a street free agent in ...more

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Kevin Houser is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list List of Famous Football Long Snappers
Long snapper, Fullback, Tight end Kevin J. Houser is a former American football long snapper. He was drafted by the New Orleans Saints in the seventh round of the 2000 NFL Draft. He played college football at Ohio State. He is ...more

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Jeff Robinson is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list List of Famous Football Long Snappers
Defensive end, Long snapper, Tight end Jeffrey William "Jeff" Robinson is a former professional football player, last as long snapper for the Seattle Seahawks of the National Football League. He was selected in the fourth ...more

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Dave Moore is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list List of Famous Football Long Snappers
Long snapper, Fullback, Tight end David Edward Moore is a former American football player who played for the Miami Dolphins, Tampa Bay Buccaneers, and the Buffalo Bills. During his career he was a tight end, fullback, and long ...more

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Kendall Gammon is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list List of Famous Football Long Snappers
Long snapper, Offensive Lineman, Tight end Kendall Robert Gammon is a former American football Long snapper who played for three times in the National Football League. In 2004, Gammon was the first pure long-snapper to be selected for ...more

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Adam Treu is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list List of Famous Football Long Snappers
Long snapper, Offensive Lineman, Center Adam Treu was a center in the NFL. He walked on to University of Nebraska-Lincoln after playing at Pius X High School in Lincoln. He won back-to-back National Championships with the Cornhuskers ...more

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Jeff Grau is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list List of Famous Football Long Snappers
Long snapper, Center, Tight end Jeffrey Alan Grau is a former American football tight end and long snapper in the National Football League. He was drafted in the seventh round of the 2002 NFL Draft by the Washington Redskins ...more

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Jeremy Cain is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list List of Famous Football Long Snappers
Long snapper, Fullback, Linebacker Jeremy Robert Cain is an American football long snapper who is currently a free agent. He was signed by the Chicago Bears as an undrafted free agent in 2004. He played college football at ...more

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Kyle Nelson is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list List of Famous Football Long Snappers
Long snapper, Tight end, Wide receiver Kyle Nelson is an American football long snapper.

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Rob Davis is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list List of Famous Football Long Snappers
Defensive tackle, Long snapper Robert Emmett Davis is a former American football long snapper in the National Football League and current Director of Player Development for the Green Bay Packers. He was originally signed by ...more

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Joe Zelenka is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list List of Famous Football Long Snappers
Long snapper, Tight end Joseph John Zelenka is a former American football long snapper. He was signed by the San Francisco 49ers as an undrafted free agent in 1999. He played college football at Wake Forest. Zelenka ...more

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Mike Leach is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list List of Famous Football Long Snappers
Long snapper, Tight end John Michael Leach is an American football long snapper for the Arizona Cardinals of the National Football League. He was signed by the Tennessee Titans as an undrafted free agent in 2000. He ...more

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Brian Jennings is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list List of Famous Football Long Snappers
Long snapper, Tight end Brian Lewis Jennings is a former American football long snapper and tight end for the San Francisco 49ers of the National Football League. He played college football for Arizona State ...more

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Joel Dreessen is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list List of Famous Football Long Snappers
Long snapper, Tight end Joel Clifford Dreessen is an American football tight end who is currently a free agent. He was drafted by the New York Jets in the sixth round of the 2005 NFL Draft. He played college football ...more

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Clark Harris is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list List of Famous Football Long Snappers
Long snapper, Tight end Clark Harris is an American football long snapper and tight end for the Cincinnati Bengals of the National Football League. He was drafted by the Green Bay Packers in the seventh round of the ...more

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J. J. Milan is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list List of Famous Football Long Snappers
Defensive end, Long snapper, Linebacker J. J. Milan is a former American football Defensive End. He was signed by the Oakland Raiders as an undrafted free agent in 2007. He played college football at Nevada. Milan has also been a ...more

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James Dearth is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list List of Famous Football Long Snappers
Long snapper, Tight end James Dearth is a former American football long snapper / tight end. Dearth, who attended Tarleton State University, was selected by the Cleveland Browns in the sixth round of the 1999 NFL ...more

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Ryan Neill is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list List of Famous Football Long Snappers
Defensive end, Long snapper Ryan Neill is a former American football defensive end and long snapper. He was signed by the Buffalo Bills as an undrafted free agent in 2006. He grew up in Wayne, New Jersey and played college ...more

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Boone Stutz is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list List of Famous Football Long Snappers
Long snapper, Tight end Jeffrey Boone Stutz was a former tight end and long snapper for Texas A&M University and long snapper free agent in the National Football League. He was released by the Seattle Seahawks on ...more

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L. P. Ladouceur is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list List of Famous Football Long Snappers
Long snapper Louis-Philippe Ladouceur is an American football long snapper who currently plays for the Dallas Cowboys.

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Brad St. Louis is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list List of Famous Football Long Snappers
Long snapper, Tight end Brad Allen St. Louis is a former American football long snapper. He was drafted by the Cincinnati Bengals in the seventh round of the 2000 NFL Draft. He played college football at Southwest ...more

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Mike Bartrum is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list List of Famous Football Long Snappers
Long snapper, Tight end Mike Weldon Bartrum is a former American football long snapper and tight end who played 13 seasons in the National Football League. He was considered one of the best long snappers while he was ...more

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Bryce Davis is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list List of Famous Football Long Snappers
Long snapper, Tight end Bryce Davis is an American football long snapper.

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Ed Perry is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list List of Famous Football Long Snappers
Long snapper, Tight end Edward Lewis Perry, Jr. is an American football player in the National Football League.

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Bryan Pittman is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list List of Famous Football Long Snappers
Long snapper, Tight end Bryan Pittman is a former American football long snapper. He was signed by the Texans as an undrafted free agent in 2003. He played college football at Washington. Pittman played semi ...more

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Derek Rackley is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list List of Famous Football Long Snappers
Long snapper, Tight end Derek Lance Rackley is a former National Football League long snapper/tight end and a current a football analyst and broadcaster for the Comcast/Charter Sports Southeast nightly television show, ...more

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Trey Junkin is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list List of Famous Football Long Snappers
Long snapper, Tight end Abner Kirk "Trey" Junkin III is a former American football linebacker, tight end, and long snapper in the National Football League. Junkin played college football at Louisiana Tech

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Bradford Banta is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list List of Famous Football Long Snappers
Long snapper, Tight end Dennis Bradford Banta is a former American football tight end and long snapper in the National Football League, and currently the assistant special teams coach for the Washington Redskins.

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Randy Degg is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list List of Famous Football Long Snappers
Long snapper, Center Randy Degg is a former American football player. He played as a center for Northwood University. He was signed as an undrafted free agent by the Fort Wayne Fusion in 2007.

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Dan O'Leary is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list List of Famous Football Long Snappers
Long snapper, Tight end Daniel Edward O'Leary is a former American football tight end and long snapper in the National Football League for the Buffalo Bills, the New York Giants, and the Pittsburgh Steelers. He played ...more

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Jared Retkofsky is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list List of Famous Football Long Snappers
Jared Retkofsky Defensive end, Long snapper Jared Michael Retkofsky is a former American football long snapper . He was signed by the Pittsburgh Steelers as an undrafted free agent in 2007 and 2009. He played college football at the ...more

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Sean McDermott is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list List of Famous Football Long Snappers
Long snapper, Tight end Sean McDermott is a former American football long snapper / tight end in the National Football League. He was signed as an undrafted free agent by the Tampa Bay Buccaneers in 2001. He played ...more

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John Denney is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list List of Famous Football Long Snappers
Long snapper John Sifford Denney is an American football long snapper for the Miami Dolphins of the National Football League. He played college football for Brigham Young University, and was signed by the ...more

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Steve Schmidt is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list List of Famous Football Long Snappers
Steve Schmidt Long snapper, Fullback Steve Schmidt is former Canadian football fullback and long snapper. He last played for the Hamilton Tiger-Cats of the Canadian Football League. He was drafted in the fourth round of the 2008 ...more

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Jake Ingram is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list List of Famous Football Long Snappers
Jake Ingram Long snapper, Linebacker Jacob Ingram is an American football long snapper for the Las Vegas Locomotives of the United Football League. He was drafted by the New England Patriots in the sixth round of the 2009 NFL ...more

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Mike Solwold is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list List of Famous Football Long Snappers
Mike Solwold Long snapper, Tight end Michael Stuart Solwold is a former American football tight end and long snapper of the National Football League. He was signed by the Minnesota Vikings as an undrafted free agent in 2001. He ...more

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Jason Kyle is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list List of Famous Football Long Snappers
Long snapper, Linebacker Jason Campbell Kyle is a former American football long snapper. He was drafted by the Seattle Seahawks in the fourth round of the 1995 NFL Draft. He played college football at Arizona State. ...more

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Beau Brinkley is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list List of Famous Football Long Snappers
Beau Brinkley Long snapper, Tight end Beau Brinkley is a professional football player.

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Ken Amato is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list List of Famous Football Long Snappers
Long snapper, Linebacker Kenneth Carlos Amato is a former American football long snapper. Amato's descent is from Puerto Rico.

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Aaron Brewer is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list List of Famous Football Long Snappers
Long snapper, Linebacker Aaron Brewer is a professional football player.

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J.P. Darche is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list List of Famous Football Long Snappers
J.P. Darche Long snapper, Linebacker Jean-Philippe "J. P." Darche is a former American and Canadian football long snapper He was signed and drafted by the Toronto Argonauts in 1999. He played CIS football at McGill. ...more

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Jordan Matechuk is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list List of Famous Football Long Snappers
Jordan Matechuk Long snapper, Linebacker Jordan Matechuk is a professional Canadian football linebacker and long snapper for the BC Lions of the Canadian Football League. He played junior football for the Regina Thunder, Winnipeg ...more

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Matt Stewart is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list List of Famous Football Long Snappers
Long snapper, Linebacker Matt Stewart is a former American football linebacker and long snapper. He was drafted by the Atlanta Falcons in the fourth round of the 2001 NFL Draft. He played college football at Vanderbilt. ...more

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Ed Brady is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list List of Famous Football Long Snappers
Ed Brady Long snapper, Linebacker Ed John Brady is a former American football player. Brady was raised in Morris, Illinois and attended Morris Community High School, where he led the Morris Redskins football team to a state ...more

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David Binn is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list List of Famous Football Long Snappers
Long snapper David Aaron Binn is an American football long snapper who played in the National Football League for eighteen seasons. He played college football for the University of California, Berkeley. He ...more

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Ryan Pontbriand is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list List of Famous Football Long Snappers
Ryan Pontbriand Long snapper Ryan David Pontbriand is a former American football long snapper and center. He played college football for Rice University, and was drafted in the fifth round of the 2003 NFL Draft by the ...more

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Lonie Paxton is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list List of Famous Football Long Snappers
Lonie Paxton Long snapper Leonidas E. "Lonie" Paxton III is an American football long snapper who is currently a free agent. He played college football at Sacramento State and was signed by the New England ...more