Position
Deep Snapper
Height
6'2
Weight
245 lbs.
Class
Senior
Hometown
Patterson, La.
High School
Patterson HS

2008 SEC Academic Honor Roll

CAREER
LSU’s starting snapper for three years … Handled all snaps for punts and placekicks from 2009-11 … Played a total of 39 games during his career … Graduated in December of 2011 with a degree in sports administration.

SENIOR SEASON (2011)
Played in 13 games as LSU’s starting snapper … Missed the Northwestern State game with an ankle injury.

JUNIOR SEASON (2010)
Played in all 13 games for the Tigers … Handled snaps for both punts and field goal/point-after attempts … Registered three tackles on punt coverage for the Tigers. 

SOPHOMORE SEASON (2009)
Played in all 13 games for the Tigers … LSU’s starter at snapper on both punts and field goals … Started every game as the snapper on field goals … Took over snapping chores on punts following the Mississippi State contest.

REDSHIRT FRESHMAN SEASON (2008)
Did not see any game action as a redshirt freshman in 2008 … Earned SEC Academic Honor Roll distinction. .

FRESHMAN SEASON (2007)
Redshirted as a true freshman in 2007.

HIGH SCHOOL
Earned four letters in football and track and field at Patterson High School … Played on the defensive line and as a tight end as well as long snapper … Named academic all-state his senior season in 2006 … Earned all-district and all-parish honors in football as a senior … Received all-district track and field honors in discus … Also competed in hurdles in track and field… Coached by Tommy Minton.

PERSONAL
Full name is Joseph Crappell III … Goes by Joey … Born Feb. 13, 1988, in Houma, La. … Parents are Joseph and Alisa Crappell … Has two older siblings – Garrett and Ashley.

 

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