Only A Game Published by Only A Game 'Top Gun,' Long Snapping, And The Navy: Joe Cardona's Unlikely NFL Career Listen 8 min Queue Download this audio Want to embed this player? Use the code below. More info. <iframe frameborder="0" scrolling="no" height="130" width="100%" src="https://www.wnyc.org/widgets/ondemand_player/wnyc/#file=/audio/json/666066/&share=1"></iframe> Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Email a Friend Joe Cardona was too small to be a lineman and too big to fly a jet. But to long snap for the Patriots while serving in the Navy? He's just right.