All of this is to say that the term "long snapper" is not used frequently enough in headlines.
From yesterday's Post-Dispatch
And from The Onion
Yes, The Onion
headline is intentionally funny, but so too are the online comments regarding the winless Rams (0-7) acquisition of a new long snapper.
Writes stltoday.com commenter, Spartan: "9-7 here we come."