Interview with Vikings Defensive End Jake Snyder

Vikings rookie defensive end has taken time out of his busy offseason schedule to answer some quick questions about his upcoming year with the Minnesota Vikings. Snyder was signed as an undrafted free agent from the University of Virginia. Synder appeared in 49 games during 4 years at Virginia, notching 149 tackles, 5 sacks, 17.5 TFLs and 11 passes defensed and served as a team...
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July 06, 2014  |  Discuss

Snyder Reflects on Loss to Terps

COLLEGE PARK, Md.-- The defense surrendered 468 yards of total offense to Maryland’s back-up quarterback Caleb Rowe on Saturday in the 27-26 loss to Maryland. Virginia defensive end Jake Snyder talked to the media about the defensive performance, Brent Urban’s injury and the team’s frustration below.
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October 13, 2013  |  Discuss

Player's Podium: Jake Snyder

Virginia's defensive end and senior captain Jake Snyder talks ahead of the Cavaliers 2013 season opener on Saturday against BYU.
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August 28, 2013  |  Discuss

UVAFB13: The Defense

Defensive Line The Players-Ends Jake Snyder, SR Stephen Lawe, JR Eli Harold, SO Trent Corney, SO Marco Jones, SO Michael Moore, SO The Players-Tackles Brent Urban, SR David Dean, SO Greg Gallop, JR Andre Miles-Redmond, RS FR Donte Wilkins, FR Tyrell Chavis, FR The Skinny As with most of the defense, it will be a completely...
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August 13, 2013  |  Discuss

If Virginia Was NCAA Football 14

Hello again. We are all taking a summer break over here at Lambeth Field, but that doesn’t mean we aren’t having some fun. And that includes playing a few video games. One of the biggest games out right now is EA Sports’ NCAA Football 14, which was released on Tuesday. Thanks to credit cards expiring points program, I was able to secure a copy and got into it the past few days...
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July 14, 2013  |  Discuss

Cavaliers look to end long drought against Hokies

The bowl season is starting - and ending - early for Virginia. The Cavaliers (4-7, 2-5 Atlantic Coast Conference) lack the required number of victories to qualify for postseason play, but are treating their game at Virginia Tech on Saturday as their bowl game. There's no team in the country they would like to beat more. The Hokies (5-6, 3-4) have won eight straight games in...
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November 23, 2012  |  Discuss

Clardy's Corner: Combatting Concussions

Early in the game a couple of weeks ago between Penn State and Virginia, an offensive lineman engaged Cavalier defensive lineman Jake Snyder. Snyder lost his helmet in the process, but continued on and tried to shed his blocker. He actually helped make the tackle on the Penn State running back. But the referees threw the flag. On Snyder. 15 yards and a personal foul.
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September 25, 2012  |  Discuss

Questions at Virginia camp for the defense

Continuing the series from yesterday with the camp issues for the Virginia defense. 1. Can Eli Harold be a terror on the edge? The least proven ability on the entire defense is pass-rushing.  Your starting defensive ends are Billy Schautz and Jake Snyder.  Schautz has an outstanding head for football, but isn't athletic enough to speed-rush the quarterback, or powerful enough...
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July 28, 2012  |  Discuss

Virginia Tech, Virginia battle for ACC title shot

The Big Game in Virginia has never been bigger. When sixth-ranked Virginia Tech plays at No. 24 Virginia on Saturday, the winner goes to the ACC championship game against No. 18 Clemson. The Hokies (10-1, 6-1 ACC) have dominated the series, winning seven straight and 11 of 12, mostly by lopsided scores. They will be seeking their fifth appearance in the title game in seven years...
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November 25, 2011  |  Discuss
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