Knapp is in his third season with the Eagles. He comes to Juniata from Centennial Conference rival Susquehanna where he had been since 2008. He was most recently the quarterbacks coach since 2011. Prior to that, he had tutored the wide receivers and running backs.
Knapp graduated with a bachelor's degree in 2008 from Division I Duquesne University, where he played football for four years. He was a two-time all-Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference quarterback for Duquesne, the 2005 MAAC Offensive Rookie of the Year and a 2006 Don Hansen's Football Gazette Mid-Major honorable mention All-American.