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Rubio Long Snapper Nixon Commits on Scholarship!

Rubio Long Snapper Steven Nixon (GA, ’15) has committed to Mercer on scholarship! Nixon has been with Rubio Long Snapping since 2012 and has never stopped improving. He is a workhorse that is built thick and strong. Great attitude on this wonderful Long Snapper. Loved getting the text from Nixon, “Thanks for everything Rubio. I […]

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Rubio Long Snappers in Bowl Games

Here you go! Get your DVR ready as here is the full list of games with a Long Snapper that has gone through Rubio Long Snapping. Enjoy…. R+L CARRIERS NEW ORLEANS BOWL (12/20) LA Lafayette – Jake Guidry, Stephen Morella GILDAN NEW MEXICO BOWL (12/20) Utah St. – Salano Galeai, Garrett Frum, Mark Hutchison UTEP – […]

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SoloShot Will Be on Hand at VEGAS XXV!

SoloShot will on hand at VEGAS XXV! Yesterday, I had a great meeting with them on the phone regarding fully implementing the “robot cameraman” into the Long Snappers regimen on Sunday during competition day. We both agreed it would be great to get some film of them when they are ….. nah, you are going […]

FULL Article from the Rubio Long Snapping Fall Camp in TX

The rankings are completed for ALL Long Snappers that participated in the Rubio Long Snapping fall Camp in TX. Long Snappers came in from PA, LA, NE, FL, KS, NV, CA, MD, OH, TN, OK, KY, AZ, MS and, of course, TX to learn from the best and get the most exposure possible for Long Snappers. Next ranking opportunity […]

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ASK RUBIO – The Big Lebowski and Music

Dear Rubio…. In the movie The Big Lebowski. If “the Dude”, Walter, and Donnie were the kicker, Long Snapper, and holder. Who would do what? -JJWASTAKEN Dear JJWASTAKEN…. I have thought long and hard on this question and I believe The Dude would be the Long Snapper, Donnie would be the holder and Walter would […]

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Rubio Long Snapper Overbaugh Wins Academic Award

Rubio Long Snapper Jeff Overbaugh has been honored with the President’s Award from San Diego St. for his high academic achievement. The junior Psychology major carries a cumulative 3.72 GPA and is scheduled to finish his undergraduate degree before his fourth year of school. Overbaugh will be heading into his fourth year with the Aztecs […]

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Rubio Long Snapper George Madden Commits to Arkansas!

Long time Rubio Long Snapper George Madden (OK, ’15) has committed to the University of Arkansas as a preferred walk-on! He looks to replace Alan D’Appollino who was has also gone through Rubio Long Snapping camps Madden continues to be one of the most dominant Long Snappers in the country. He passes the eye ball […]

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Happy Ranksgiving to the 2017 Long Snappers from the TX Camp!

The rankings are completed for ALL 2017 Long Snappers that participated in the Rubio Long Snapping fall Camp in TX. Long Snappers came in from PA, LA, NE, FL, KS, NV, CA, MD, OH, TN, OK, KY, AZ, MS and, of course, TX to learn from the best and get the most exposure possible for Long Snappers. Next ranking […]

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ASK RUBIO – Athleticism, Flexibility & Strength in the Off-Season AND Confidence vs Cockiness

Dear Rubio…. What are your recommendations for improving athleticism, flexibility, and strength during the off season, which is normally coupled with spring football workouts, -Sincerely, don’t think just snap! Dear Don’t Think Just Snap…. YOGA, YOGA, then more YOGA…make sure you are in the back row. You’ll thank me later. ________________________________________________________________ Dear Rubio…. You always […]

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Rubio Long Snapper Earns Freshman All-American Honors!

Rubio Long Snapper Bobby Joe Nielsen has been named a Freshman All-American at Midwestern State for USA College Football Division II! Nielsen has been with Rubio Long Snapping since 2012 and is one of those Long Snappers that never stopped improving. He has excellent form and an even better attitude. He as also chosen as […]

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Happy Ranksgiving to the 2016 Long Snappers from the TX Camp!

The rankings are completed for ALL 2016 Long Snappers that participated in the Rubio Long Snapping fall Camp in TX. Long Snappers came in from PA, LA, NE, FL, KS, NV, CA, MD, OH, TN, OK, KY, AZ, MS and, of course, TX to learn from the best and get the most exposure possible for Long Snappers. Next ranking […]

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Finalists for The Chris Rubio Award!

Here are your finalists, in alphabetical order, for The Chris Rubio Award… CONGRATULATIONS to these three fine young men! They deserve it. Now, is it when it will really get intense. Each finalist has the option of doing the following…. sending in a two minute highlight tape explaining why they should be the next recipient of The […]

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The Movie RUBIO is Coming to Los Angeles!

The Movie Rubio, directed by Tanner Gibas, is coming to Los Angeles, CA on December 20th at 4:00 pm! It will take place at the…. Downtown Independent Cinema 251 S Main Street Los Angeles, CA 90012 I would highly recommend purchasing tickets ahead of time by clicking HERE as it can sell out. RUBIO has been shown in […]

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ASK RUBIO – What foods do you love & hate AND Favorite Character on Rudolph

Dear Rubio… What are some foods that you like and dislike? -Curious in the Midwest   -Curious in the Midwest Here are the ones I love…. – I am huge fan of pizza. Love it. I could eat it every single day, every meal, hot or cold. Love it. Best pizza I have ever had […]

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Happy Ranksgiving to the 2018 Long Snappers from the TX Camp

The rankings are completed for ALL 2018 Long Snappers that participated in the Rubio Long Snapping fall Camp in TX. Long Snappers came in from PA, LA, NE, FL, KS, NV, CA, MD, OH, TN, OK, KY, AZ, MS and, of course, TX to learn from the best and get the most exposure possible for Long Snappers. Next ranking […]

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ASK RUBIO – Off-Season Visits, Coach vs Mom, Is Senior Year Too Late?

Dear Rubio…. Hi Rubio. I wanted to take an unofficial visit this year but with my dad’s work schedule and my football schedule I couldn’t find the time to schedule one. I want to know if there is anyway to take a visit once football is out of season and how does one go about […]

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Rubio Long Snapper Connor Kelsey Put on Scholarship!

Long time Rubio Long Snapper Connor Kelsey has been put on scholarship at Oregon St! It is a great feeling when you get a text that reads, “Hey Rubio, it’s Connor Kelsey, I just really wanted to thank for you everything and let you know I was just put onto full scholarship today! Again, thank […]

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Happy Ranksgiving to the 2015 Long Snappers from the TX Camp!

The rankings are completed for ALL 2015 Long Snappers that participated in the Rubio Long Snapping fall Camp in TX. Long Snappers came in from PA, LA, NE, FL, KS, NV, CA, MD, OH, TN, OK, KY, AZ, MS and, of course, TX to learn from the best and get the most exposure possible for Long Snappers. Next ranking […]

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2015 Rubio Long Snapper Writes a Book!

Over the summer, I was approached by Rubio Long Snapper Jackson Wilder (WA, 2015) and his father while I was in Seattle, WA about something they wanted to do “with” Rubio Long Snapping. Turns out, Jackson was in the process of writing a book (yes, an actual book) on the life of a Rubio Long Snapper. I […]

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ASK RUBIO “How do you tell a coach”, “Where does an Inexperienced player begin”, “Heavy footballs?”

Dear Rubio…. How do you tell a coach that you are de-committing from his college to go to another college? How do you approach him and what tone do you use? Signed, Confused Confused…. You need to be up front with them and make it quick. If you are leaving a preferred walk-on for a scholarship, […]

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Rubio Long Snapper Rick Lovato Chosen for All-Star Game

Long time Rubio Long Snapper Rick Lovato of Old Dominion has been chosen for the Gridiron Classic Senior All-Star Game on January 10th! Lovato has been dominating at Old Dominion for four years as the starter. One of the most accurate and consistent Long Snappers in the country, Lovato has a very good shot of […]

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ASK RUBIO “My coach just….”

Dear Rubio…. My coach just took another job at a bigger school. What do I do now? -Angry Long Snapper Angry Long Snapper… I have actually answered this question a couple times recently due to coaches leaving or being fired. Bottom line, just go out and do your job. It most likely will happen again […]

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FULL Article from the Rubio Long Snapping Fall Camp in GA (11/23)

The rankings are completed for ALL Long Snappers that participated in the Rubio Long Snapping fall Camp in GA. Long Snappers came in from FL, MS, TN, AL, OH, SC, KY and, of course, GA to learn from the best and get the most exposure possible for Long Snappers. Next ranking opportunity will be in TX on December 7th and at VEGAS […]

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Happy Ranksgiving to the 2016 Long Snappers from the GA Camp (11/23)

The rankings are completed for ALL 2016 Long Snappers that participated in the Rubio Long Snapping fall Camp in GA. Long Snappers came in from FL, MS, TN, AL, OH, SC, KY and, of course, GA to learn from the best and get the most exposure possible for Long Snappers. Next ranking opportunity will be in TX on December 7th and […]

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ASK RUBIO “I have been dating this girl for a year and….”

Dear Rubio…. I have been dating this girl for a year and I think I am done with it all. Big issue is she gets along with my family and they get along with her. Plus, she is really pretty. Any advice? – Southern Long Snapper   Southern Long Snapper… GET RID OF HER. She probably […]

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Rubio Long Snapper Carson Vey Commits to the University of Pennsylvania!

Rubio Long Snapper & EVENT ELITE member Carson Vey (NJ, ’15) has committed to the University of Penn! Vey is, easily, one of the most athletic Long Snappers in the country. To go along with his excellent athletic ability, Vey is also one heck of a student (hence, being admitted to an Ivy League school). […]

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Rubio Long Snapper Elias McMurry Commits to Appalachian St.

Rubio Long Snapper Elias McMurry (NC, ’15) has committed to Appalachian St. as a preferred walk-on! Elias is a very strong and thick Long Snapper with good hands and solid balance. Definitely one of those Long Snappers that is always improving. He will graduate in December and enroll in January. Elias will be joining Rubio […]

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Happy Ranksgiving to the 2017 Long Snappers from the GA Camp (11/23)

The rankings are completed for ALL 2017 Long Snappers that participated in the Rubio Long Snapping fall Camp in GA. Long Snappers came in from FL, MS, TN, AL, OH, SC, KY and, of course, GA to learn from the best and get the most exposure possible for Long Snappers. Next ranking opportunity will be in TX on December 7th and […]

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ASK RUBIO

Starting tomorrow, I will begin an “ASK RUBIO” column within this blog. It will be very similar to a Ann Landers or Dear Abby column you would see in your local paper or online. If you don’t know who they are, find a newspaper and look in it…or just click on the links:) Bottom line, you ask […]

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Rubio Long Snapper Commits to McNeese St of Full Scholarship

Rubio Long Snapper Grant Merka (TX, ’15) has picked up an offer from McNeese St and has committed! Merka is an excellent Long Snapper with tremendous form that moves well on his feet and delivers a crisp, clean ball. Merka sent me this message this morning, “I just wanted to thank you for everything you […]

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FULL article from the Rubio Long Snapping Fall Camp in NC (11/22)

The rankings are completed for ALL Long Snappers that participated in the Rubio Long Snapping fall Camp in NC. Long Snappers came in from VA, GA, SC, OH, FL, MD, PA TN, NY and, of course, NC to learn from the best and get the most exposure possible for Long Snappers. Next ranking opportunity will be in TX on December […]

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Happy Ranksgiving to the 2015 Long Snappers from the GA Camp (11/23)

The rankings are completed for ALL  2015 Long Snappers that participated in the Rubio Long Snapping fall Camp in GA. Long Snappers came in from FL, MS, TN, AL, OH, SC, KY and, of course, GA to learn from the best and get the most exposure possible for Long Snappers. Next ranking opportunity will be in TX on December 7th and […]

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Rubio Long Snapper & TOP 12er John Sheperdson Chosen for All-Star Game

Long time Rubio Long Snapper John Sheperdson of Cal has been selected to participate in the NFLPA Collegiate Bowl! John has been the starter for three years and has done extremely well throughout his high school and college career. Congratulations to John and his family.

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Rubio Long Snapper Harrison Hoffman Picks Up Offer!

Harrison Hoffman, who is committed to Pitzer, has picked up an offer from the Air Force Academy! If he was to choose the Academy, he would join Rubio Long Snappers Harrison Elliott, JC Everett and Tom Sullivan. Hoffman is a Long Snapper that has improved dramatically in the past year. Very intelligent Long Snapper with a […]

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Happy Ranksgiving to the 2018 Long Snappers from the GA Camp (11/23)

The rankings are completed for ALL  2018 Long Snappers that participated in the Rubio Long Snapping fall Camp in GA. Long Snappers came in from FL, MS, TN, AL, OH, SC, KY and, of course, GA to learn from the best and get the most exposure possible for Long Snappers. Next ranking opportunity will be in TX on December 7th and […]

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Happy Ranksgiving to the 2016 Long Snappers from the NC Camp (11/22)

The rankings are completed for ALL  2016 Long Snappers that participated in the Rubio Long Snapping fall Camp in NC. Long Snappers came in from VA, GA, SC, OH, FL, MD, PA TN, NY and, of course, NC to learn from the best and get the most exposure possible for Long Snappers. Next ranking opportunity will be in TX on […]

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Two Rubio Long Snappers to Senior Bowl!

For the first time, but not the last I am sure, two Rubio Long Snappers have been chosen to the Senior Bowl! Rubio Long Snapper Andrew East of Vanderbilt has been selected to the Senior Bowl. Andrew is a very athletic Long Snapper that has been a four year starter for the Commodores. He is one […]

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Happy Ranksgiving to the 2017 Long Snappers from the NC Camp (11/22)

The rankings are completed for ALL  2017 Long Snappers that participated in the Rubio Long Snapping fall Camp in NC. Long Snappers came in from VA, GA, SC, OH, FL, MD, PA TN, NY and, of course, NC to learn from the best and get the most exposure possible for Long Snappers. Next ranking opportunity will be in TX on […]

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One Year Later and TONS to be Thankful For….

I have never been a really big Thanksgiving fan, but this year, and every year from this point on, this holiday will always remind me just how thankful I need to be. Here is why…. Anyone that has been with Rubio Long Snapping for over a year knows about Damon and his story. Damon is […]

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Happy Ranksgiving to the 2018 Long Snappers from the NC Camp (11/22)

The rankings are completed for ALL  2018 Long Snappers that participated in the Rubio Long Snapping fall Camp in NC. Long Snappers came in from VA, GA, SC, OH, FL, MD, PA TN, NY and, of course, NC to learn from the best and get the most exposure possible for Long Snappers. Next ranking opportunity will be in TX on […]

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Happy Ranksgiving to the 2015 Long Snappers from NC Camp (11/22)

The rankings are completed for ALL  2015 Long Snappers that participated in the Rubio Long Snapping fall Camp in NC. Long Snappers came in from VA, GA, SC, OH, FL, MD, PA TN, NY and, of course, NC to learn from the best and get the most exposure possible for Long Snappers. Next ranking opportunity will be in TX on […]

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Rubio Long Snapper Blake Word Picks up Offer from Alabama St.

Rubio Long Snapper Blake Word (JC, CA) has picked up a full ride offer from Alabama St. Blake is a JC Long Snapper that has really used the extra year of eligibility to fine-tune his body and really increase the speed of his ball. Blake has attended over ten Rubio Long Snapping camps and has […]

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Rubio Long Snapper Chaska Moon Commits to Virginia Tech!

Long time Rubio Long Snapper and EVENT ELITE member Chaska Moon (NC, ’15) has committed to Virginia Tech as a preferred walk-on! He looks to take over for Rubio Long Snapper Joe St. Germain as the starter  when he graduates. Chaska is one of the smartest Long Snappers in the country, has great form and rips […]

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Major Positive Vibes Needed for Rubio Long Snapper Jordan Frese

Many of you, especially if you are from Texas, know the Frese family. Mike and Kami, the parents, have produced two amazing Rubio Long Snappers in Nolan (University of Houston) and Jordan (Texas A&M). The Frese family has been with Rubio Long Snapping for almost ten years at this point. Great family and always willing […]

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Rubio Long Snapper Drew McCracken Commits to UAB on Full Scholarship

Long time Rubio Long Snapper Drew McCracken (GA, ’15) has committed to UAB on full scholarship! It was great receiving the text “I have just committed to UAB on full scholarship! Thank you for everything. I couldn’t have done it without you!” McCracken, who is an EVENT ELITE member and has attended 10 Rubio Long […]

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Happy Ranksgiving the Class of 2017 Long Snappers

The rankings are completed for ALL  2017 Long Snappers that participated in the Rubio Long Snapping fall Camp in IL. Long Snappers came in from MA, MI, KY, IN, OH, CA, IA, TN, WI, NE, KY, NJ and, of course, IL to learn from the best and get the most exposure possible for Long Snappers. Next ranking […]

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Happy Ranksgiving to the Class of 2016 Long Snappers

The rankings are completed for ALL  2016 Long Snappers that participated in the Rubio Long Snapping fall Camp in IL. Long Snappers came in from MA, MI, KY, IN, OH, CA, IA, TN, WI, NE, KY, NJ and, of course, IL to learn from the best and get the most exposure possible for Long Snappers. Next ranking […]

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Rubio Long Snapper Matt Keller Picks Up Full Ride

Rubio Long Snapper and Event Elite member Matt Keller (15, PA) has picked up a full ride offer to Syracuse! If Keller was to commit to Syracuse, he would be following in Rubio Long Snapper Sam Rodgers’ footsteps. Here is the review from his profile page and video below the quote… He has good size […]

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Happy Ranksgiving to the Class of 2015 Long Snappers

The rankings are completed for ALL  2015 Long Snappers that participated in the Rubio Long Snapping fall Camp in IL. Long Snappers came in from MA, MI, KY, IN, OH, CA, IA, TN, WI, NE, KY, NJ and, of course, IL to learn from the best and get the most exposure possible for Long Snappers. Next ranking […]

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Happy Ranksgiving to the Class of 2018 Long Snappers

The rankings are completed for ALL  2018 Long Snappers that participated in the Rubio Long Snapping fall Camp in IL. Next ranking opportunity will be in NC on November 22, GA on November 23rd and at VEGAS XXV. This class of Long Snappers is starting to grow some roots. VEGAS XXV will be very interesting to see who can really […]

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Happy Ranksgiving to the Class of 2015 Long Snappers

The rankings are completed for ALL  2015 Long Snappers that participated in the Rubio Long Snapping fall Camp in CA. Next ranking opportunity will be in IL on November 9th and at VEGAS XXV. This class of Long Snappers has really begun to separate itself as one of the best ever. The best 2015 Long Snapper at the camp was AJ […]

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Happy Ranksgiving to the Class of 2016 Long Snappers!

The rankings are completed for ALL  2016 Long Snappers that participated in the Rubio Long Snapping fall Camp in CA. Next ranking opportunity will be in IL on November 9th and at VEGAS XXV. This class of Long Snappers is a very tight knit group overflowing with talent. The best 2016 Long Snapper at the camp was Conner Kirkegaard. He […]

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Happy Ranksgiving to the Class of 2018 Long Snappers!

The rankings are completed for ALL  2018 Long Snappers that participated in the Rubio Long Snapping fall Camp in CA. Next ranking opportunity will be in IL on November 9th and at VEGAS XXV. This class of Long Snappers is really staring to shine with several freshman standing out. Leading the pack was James Townsend of CA. Townsend was on fire all […]

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No Surprise Here for College Football Playoffs, Especially Since….

Yesterday, the top four in the first CFB Playoff Rankings were announced and they were…   Mississippi St. Florida State Auburn Ole Miss Call me crazy, but I would be willing to bet that since each one of these schools has at least one Rubio Long Snapper is the main reason they are where they […]

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Long Snapper SCORES Touchdown

As I am sure everybody knows (well, everybody involved with Long Snapping), a Alan D’Appollonio of Arkansas scored a touchdown! If you haven’t seen this VERY creative play, it is a must watch. Alan attended several Rubio Long Snapping Vegas Events and ended up being a 5 Star Long Snapper that was ranked 11th in […]

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Happy Ranksgiving to the Class of 2017 Long Snappers!

The rankings are completed for ALL  2017 Long Snappers that participated in the Rubio Long Snapping fall Camp in CA. Next ranking opportunity will be in IL on November 9th and at VEGAS XXV. This class of Long Snappers is really staring to shine with three sophomores standing out. Leading the pack was Thomas Fletcher of WA. Fletch was […]

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Rubio Long Snapping Halloween Contest

Since it always seems to happen anyways, I thought it would be nice to have an official Rubio Long Snapping Halloween Contest! It will be real simple, the best Rubio Long Snapping themed pumpkin and/or costume wins a Rubio Long Snapping shirt and hat! WHO: Any Long Snapper that wants to enter. Age doesn’t matter […]

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What are you looking forward to most at VEGAS XXV?

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8 Things Every Parent Can do to Help with Recruiting

Follow these easy steps to make your son and/or daughter a more recruitable athlete…   Do NOT overstep your bounds. If I have said it once, I have said it a hundred times….the coach will be recruiting your son and/or daughter, NOT you. Be very supportive of your son and/or daughter. I know they are […]

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Enough is enough, let’s vote on it!

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Lewiston Tribune Article on RUBIO

This article was featured in the Lewiston Tribune on October 3, 2014.   Documenting the life of a long-snapping coach isn’t the way most filmmakers opt to begin their career. But Tanner Gibas knew Chris Rubio’s story couldn’t go untold. A Lewiston resident, Rubio is known as the nation’s leading guru for high-schoolers hoping to […]

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MAJOR Positive Vibes Needed for Rubio Long Snapper Gabriel Miller

For the past couple of weeks, I have been communicating back and forth with Rubio Long Snapper Gabriel Miller of Nebraska and his mother. Gabe tweaked his back prior to season and was having some issues. I honestly thought it would pass with some good rest, it didn’t. This morning, Miller is having major back […]

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How to Get an Unofficial Recruiting Trip

Ask. Seriously, that is all you have to do . Call the football office (THE PLAYER CALLS) and say the following when they answer… “Hi, my name is ___________ and I am a Rubio Long Snapper in the class of ____. (if you want to brag about your ranking, here is where you would do […]

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Recap Article and Rankings from the NY Fall Camp

The rankings are completed for ALL  Long Snappers that participated in the Rubio Long Fall Summer Camp in NY. Always good to be back in the northeast and this time didn’t disappoint as Long Snappers came out from NY, NJ, MA, OH, NC, PA, CT & CANADA. The NY fall camp was dominated by several Long […]

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Is Your Son Ready for a Rubio Long Snapping Camp?

“Rubio, I’m nervous my son is not ready for your camp since he is just starting out” “Rubio, all your camps have a ton of great Long Snappers and I don’t know if my son will be able to handle it” “Rubio, how do I know if my son is ready for your camps?” “Rubio, […]

Happy Birthday Macaw!

Who is Macaw? Macaw is my grandmother and today she is turning 97 years old and I just had to give her a shoutout as she is a true legend……and one of the meanest people you will ever meet:) This is from the first blog I wrote about my family (obviously three years ago)… Macaw – My […]

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Rubio Long Snappers Playing This Weekend (9/18 – 9/21)

Teams that have a Long Snapper that has participated in a Rubio Long Snapping camp will be in bold and CAPITALIZED. Will you be on this list in the future, prove yourself this fall and at VEGAS XXV to make it happen As always, this list is VERY big and with so many Rubio Long Snappers playing (Rubio problem) I can miss someone. If […]

With Social Media, Just Think R – U – B – I – O

Read each thing you are going to post at least FIVE times before you post it. If, in any way you can be offending someone or something, do NOT send it out to the world. Understand that once you press Post, Publish, Share or Tweet, your statement is live, all over the world. Even if […]

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Rubio Long Snappers Playing This Weekend (9/11-9/14)

Teams that have a Long Snapper that has participated in a Rubio Long Snapping camp will be in bold and CAPITALIZED. Will you be on this list in the future, prove yourself this fall and at VEGAS XXV to make it happen As always, this list is VERY big and with so many Rubio Long Snappers playing (Rubio problem) I can miss someone. If […]

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10 Most Common Questions About VEGAS XXV

1. How do I get invited to VEGAS XXV? You don’t! It is OPEN TO ALL LONG SNAPPERS. It is not an invite only camp. It is a first come, first served Event. You register and you are in.  2. How old do you have to be to attend VEGAS XXV? All levels of High School through second year of Junior […]

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Happy Ranksgiving to 2015 Long Snappers from CA Camp

The rankings are completed for ALL  2015 and JC Long Snappers that participated in the Rubio Long Snapping Summer Camp in CA. Next ranking opportunity in CA will be on October 19 and at VEGAS XXV. KEY POINTS: My rankings are NOT done just from The Rubio Target My rankings are NOT done from some mathematical formula. My rankings ARE done […]

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Something Special for the NY Long Snappers

It turns out that SoloShot will on hand at the Rubio Long Snapping NY camp this Sunday, September 14th! SoloShot was on hand at the Rubio Long Snapping Season Prep Camp in CA in late July and was very impressive. Basically, the subject (whomever you want to film) wears a “tag” and the SoloShot follows […]

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Happy Ranksgiving to the 2016 Long Snappers from CA Camp

The rankings are completed for ALL  2016 Long Snappers that participated in the Rubio Long Snapping Summer Camp in CA. Next ranking opportunity in CA will be on October 19 and at VEGAS XXV. KEY POINTS: My rankings are NOT done just from The Rubio Target My rankings are NOT done from some mathematical formula. My rankings ARE done by me […]

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Rubio Long Snappers Playing This Weekend (9/4-9/7)

Teams that have a Long Snapper that has participated in a Rubio Long Snapping camp will be in bold and CAPITALIZED. Will you be on this list in the future, prove yourself this fall and at VEGAS XXV to make it happen As always, this list is VERY big and with so many Rubio Long Snappers playing (Rubio problem) I can miss someone. If […]

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Happy Ranksgiving to the 2017 Long Snappers from the CA Camp

The rankings are completed for ALL  2017 Long Snappers that participated in the Rubio Long Snapping Summer Camp in CA. Next ranking opportunity in CA will be on October 19 and at VEGAS XXV. KEY POINTS: My rankings are NOT done just from The Rubio Target My rankings are NOT done from some mathematical formula. My rankings ARE done by me […]

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A Guide For Rubio Long Snapping Parents on Game Day

As season starts, parents can tend to be filled with tons of emotions: joy, excitement, fear, nervousness, etc. All are normal and should be felt if your son is going to play on Friday, Saturday or even Sunday. Here are a couple of things to remember…. You aren’t the first parent to go through this […]

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Happy Ranksgiving to the 2015 Long Snappers from GA Camp

The rankings are completed for ALL  2015 Long Snappers that participated in the Rubio Long Snapping Summer Camp in GA. ALL rankings are now complete for the GA Camp! Next ranking opportunity in GA will be on November 23 and at VEGAS XXV. KEY POINTS: My rankings are NOT done just from The Rubio Target My rankings are NOT done from […]

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No Matter Where You Are, Someone Gave You A Boost

Here is an article that I wrote for my local newspaper, The Lewiston Tribune, that I thought you would enjoy…. If you’re reading this, thank someone. I don’t care if it is a higher power, your parents, your kids, your neighbor or even the person you got the paper from, thank someone. They deserve to […]

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Happy Ranksgiving to the 2016 GA Long Snappers

The rankings are completed for ALL  2016 Long Snappers that participated in the Rubio Long Snapping Summer Camp in GA. Next ranking opportunity in GA will be on November 23 and at VEGAS XXV. KEY POINTS: My rankings are NOT done just from The Rubio Target My rankings are NOT done from some mathematical formula. My rankings ARE done by me […]

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Happy Ranksgiving to the 2017 GA Long Snappers

The rankings are completed for ALL  2017 Long Snappers and Future Stars that participated in the Rubio Long Snapping Summer Camp in GA. Next ranking opportunity in GA will be on November 23 and at VEGAS XXV. KEY POINTS: My rankings are NOT done just from The Rubio Target My rankings are NOT done from some mathematical formula. My […]

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Happy Ranksgiving to the 2015 NC Long Snappers

The rankings are completed for ALL  2015 Long Snappers that participated in the Rubio Long Snapping Summer Camp in NC. Next ranking opportunity in NC will be on November 22 at William A Hough HS. KEY POINTS: My rankings are NOT done just from The Rubio Target My rankings are NOT done from some mathematical formula. My rankings ARE […]

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So, I get a call from a random number and….

So, I get a call from a random number and I answer the phone. Here is how the conversation goes…. “Hello, this is Chris Rubio” “RUBIO! This is Coach ______ from ______ University. I am not doing well. I just found out that my starter is ineligible and I need someone right now to come […]

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Happy Ranksgiving to the 2016 Long Snappers from NC

The rankings are completed for ALL  2016 Long Snappers that participated in the Rubio Long Snapping Summer Camp in NC. Next ranking opportunity in NC will be on November 22 at William A Hough HS. KEY POINTS: My rankings are NOT done just from The Rubio Target My rankings are NOT done from some mathematical formula. My rankings ARE […]

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Rubio Long Snappers Playing This Weekend (8/27-9/1)

Team that have a Long Snapper that has participated in a Rubio Long Snapping camp will be in bold and CAPITALIZED. Will you be on this list in the future, prove yourself this fall and at VEGAS XXV to make it happen As always, this list is VERY big and with so many Rubio Long […]

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Happy Ranksgiving to the 2017 Long Snappers from NC

The rankings are completed for ALL  2017 Long Snappers that participated in the Rubio Long Snapping Summer Camp in NC. Next ranking opportunity in NC will be on November 22 at William A Hough HS. KEY POINTS: My rankings are NOT done just from The Rubio Target My rankings are NOT done from some mathematical formula. My rankings ARE […]

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Happy Ranksgiving to the Long Snappers from the TX Camp

The rankings are completed for ALL  Long Snappers that participated in the Rubio Long Snapping Summer Camp in TX. Next ranking opportunity in TX will be on December 7 at Duncanville HS. KEY POINTS: My rankings are NOT done just from The Rubio Target My rankings are NOT done from some mathematical formula. My rankings ARE done […]

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Rubio Long Snapper Jake Guidry Put on Scholarship

Rubio Long Snapper Jake Guidry of Louisiana-Lafayette has been put on full scholarship! Fun fact: along with being the punt snapper, Guidry is also the starting HOLDER! That is definitely a first for Rubio Long Snapping. Congratulations to Guidry and his family.

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Rubio Long Snapper Kevin Keane Put on Scholarship

Rubio Long Snapper Kevin Keane has been put on scholarship at Boise St. He is taking over for Rubio Long Snapper Chris Roberson who graduated. Keane started all games last year for the Broncos and has beat out Rubio Long Snapper Matt Cota for the starting job this year. Congratulations to Keane and his family!

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Rubio Long Snappers Fighting for Starting Job at Michigan

According to this article, it looks as though the Michigan Wolverines have a battle for the starting Long Snapper position between, yup, you guessed it, two Rubio Long Snappers. The two Rubio Long Snappers: Scott Sypniewski and Andrew Robinson. Both are obviously great Long Snappers and the competition should be tight. I wish them both […]

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Happy Ranksgiving to the Long Snappers from the IL Summer Camp

The rankings are completed for ALL  Long Snappers that participated in the Rubio Long Snapping Summer Camp in IL. KEY POINTS: My rankings are NOT done just from The Rubio Target My rankings are NOT done from some mathematical formula. My rankings ARE done by me and only me. That is why I am at all my […]

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Contest for a FREE VEGAS XXV!

Long Snappers are obviously incredible athletes built with dashing good looks, but are they also creative and intelligent?Obvious answer is YES, but let’s see what we are dealing with throughout the world. Every year, I try to have a contest to give away a FREE admission to my Vegas Event. This year will be no […]

The Qualifications for The Chris Rubio Award

LONG SNAPPER QUALIFICATIONS What is the Award? The Award will be presented on an annual basis to the best national high school Long Snapper for that given season. Who Is Eligible? Every athlete that plays high school football at the varsity level, regardless of state division, or age. You DO NOT have to attend a […]

2014 Chris Rubio Award Pre-Season Watch List

Take a look at the 2014 Preseason Chris Rubio Award Long Snapper Watch List! The Chris Rubio Award recognizes the top high school Long Snapper of the Year. Past winners of the Chris Rubio Award are Scott Daly (Notre Dame), Cole Mazza (Alabama) and Blake Ferguson (LSU commit). The players on the Watch List were […]

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Summer Rankings

Many of you have been asking when I will be done with rankings / videos and the answer is….when I am done with rankings and videos. Trust me, I am going as fast as I can but you need to remember that I am the only one doing them and I want to do them […]

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Hey Rubio, What’s with VEGAS XXV?

I have been getting this question a lot lately. For those of you that are new to Rubio Long Snapping, you think everything is fine. For those of you veterans, you are a bit confused. Simple answer: VEGAS XXV is simply replacing the name of the 13th Annual National Kicking and Snapping Event in Las […]

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Rubio Long Snapper Quentin Skinner Gets Offer AT 13 years old!

Yup, you read that correctly….Rubio Long Snapper Quentin “Mad Dog” Skinner got his first full ride scholarship AT 13 YEARS OLD! Mad Dog (once you meet him, you will really understand the nickname) confirmed with me this morning. He is going into the 8th grade and he has picked up a full scholarship offer to Southern University in […]

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Rankings and Videos are Updated from The Underclassmen Invite Event

The rankings are completed for ALL  Long Snappers that participated in the Rubio Long Snapping Underclassmen Invite Event in CA KEY POINTS: My rankings are NOT done just from The Rubio Target My rankings are NOT done from some mathematical formula. My rankings ARE done by me and only me. That is why I am at all […]

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IL Summer Camp Recap

Long Snappers came out on July 13 to attend the Rubio Long Snapping Camp in IL from WI, KY, NE, MI, OH, IN, IA, CAMO, NC, RI, NJ, FL, CO and IL to get the best  Long Snapping instruction and exposure in the country for Long Snappers. Long Snappers, and their parents/guardians, were instructed on the field, had a film […]

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Beware of Smoke and Mirrors

Below is an email I received from a parent in the Midwest this morning (names have been removed)….. Hey Rubio, I wanted to drop you a quick email and share something with you. My son had the opportunity to attend one of the “other” national long snapping camps on Monday. The only reason we elected to […]

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TOP 10 Things Heard at College Camps This Summer

As you know, Chris Sailer Kicking and I have been traveling the country this June running college camps. As it turns out, MANY of our athletes and their families have been doing the same. Throughout our travels, we (Sailer and I) have heard many interesting things from coaches, parents and players. All along, you (the […]