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It's A Snap

The punt team trots out onto the field. The up man barks out the signals, the ball is snapped and punted away. Sounds simple enough, doesn't it? Think again.

Long snapping isn't easy by any stretch, but for the past four years it was pretty much an afterthought for the Gold and Blue. In the Rich Rodriguez era, Mountaineer fans have seen only one long snapper. But now, ultra-reliable Scott Fleming has moved on, and Bridgeport native Tim Lindsey is poised to take his place. Forgive Tim if he comes off as being a little shy. He's a nice guy, and a...

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