Simulated Football Long Snappers Scoring

Longsnapper Example
Step Example Result
1a. Add up all points for:
  • Field Goals Made
  • Field Goals Missed
  • Extra Points Made
  • Extra Points Missed
... and divide by 3 because the long snapper shares responsibility with the kicker and the holder.

1b. Add up all points for:
  • Punts Inside the 20
  • Punts Blocked
... and divide by 2 because the long snapper shares responsibility with the punter.
The 2020 Minnesota Vikings had:
  • 14 Field Goals Made: 42 points
  • 6 Field Goals Missed: -18 points
  • 37 Extra Points Made: 37 points
  • 11 Extra Points Missed: 0 points
  • 11 Punts Inside the 20: 11 points
  • 2 Punts Blocked: -6 points
Vikings long snappers were responsible for 20.33 points of the kicking game and 2.5 points of the punting game for a total of 22.83 in 2020.
2. Total all games by a teams long snappers. The 2020 Minnesota Vikings had 2 longsnappers play:
  • Austin Cutting: 9 games
  • Andrew DePaola: 7 games
Vikings long snappers played 16 games in 2020.
3. Divide the team points calculated above by the longsnapper games: 22.83 points / 16 games Vikings long snappers scored 1.43 points per games played in 2020.
4. Multiply points per long snapper games by the number of games an individual played and add in other individual stats. Austin Cutting:
  • 1.43 points per game * 9 games = 12.87 points
12.87 total points in 2020
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