Bill Huber

Bill Huber

Bill Huber, who has covered the Green Bay Packers since 2008, is the publisher of Packer Central, a Sports Illustrated channel. E-mail: packwriter2002@yahoo.com History: Huber took over Packer Central in August 2019. Twitter: https://twitter.com/BillHuberNFL Background: Huber graduated from the University of Wisconsin-Whitewater, where he played on the football team, in 1995. He worked in newspapers in Reedsburg, Wisconsin Dells and Shawano before working at The Green Bay News-Chronicle and Green Bay Press-Gazette from 1998 through 2008. With The News-Chronicle, he won several awards for his commentaries and page design. In 2008, he took over as editor of Packer Report Magazine, which was founded by Hall of Fame linebacker Ray Nitschke, and PackerReport.com. In 2019, he took over the new Sports Illustrated site Packer Central, which he has grown into one of the largest sites in the Sports Illustrated Media Group.

Green Bay Packers quarterback Jordan Love (10) is shown during the team’s minicamp Tuesday, June 11, 2024 in Green Bay, Wisconsin.

Playing Waiting Game on Love Will Cost Packers Dearly

Seemingly with each passing day, the contract extension awaiting Green Bay Packers quarterback Jordan Love will get more expensive. In retrospect, it could have been avoided.

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Green Bay Packers kicker Anders Carlson (17) kicks a field goal against the Minnesota Vikings in the fourth quarter at U.S. Bank Stadium on Dec. 31, 2023.

Packers Cut Kicking Competition to Two

The Green Bay Packers on Wednesday released Jack Podlesny, meaning it will be Anders Carlson and Greg Joseph battling to be the team’s kicker.

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Green Bays Packers strength and conditioning coach Aaron Hill is shown during the team’s minicamp on Tuesday, June 11, 2024, in Green Bay, Wisconsin.

Packers Offseason Report Card: Injuries

Our fourth offseason report card focuses on the team’s health, with the Green Bay Packers making a big change at strength and conditioning coordinator but getting mixed early results.

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Green Bay Packers cornerback Keisean Nixon (25) runs back a kickoff return for 51-yards against Los Angeles Rams safety Jordan Fuller (4) during their  game Sunday, November 5, 2023, at Lambeau Field in Green Bay.

One Packers Player Makes All-Decade Team

Pro Football Network revealed its All-Decade Team for the 2020s. Two players have Packers ties, including All-Pro kick returner Keisean Nixon.

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Green Bay Packers running back Josh Jacobs (8) carries during minicamp.

ESPN’s Offseason Grades: Did Packers Do Enough?

ESPN Analytics’ Seth Walder gave the Packers only a B-minus for an offseason that includes signing Xavier McKinney and Josh Jacobs.

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Green Bay Packers linebacker Rashan Gary (52) is shown during the fourth quarter of their regular season opening game Sunday, September 10, 2023 at Soldier Field in Chicago, Ill.

‘He’s the Best Leader on Our Team’

Rashan Gary is stepping up his game from a leadership perspective and hopes to step it up on the playing field, as well, now that he’s fully back from a torn ACL.

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New Green Bay Packers defensive coordinator Jeff Hafley (right) works with the team at minicamp.

Packers Offseason Report Card: Coaching

The Green Bay Packers in 2024 will sink or swim because of new defensive coordinator Jeff Hafley, the biggest move made by coach Matt LaFleur this offseason.

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Green Bay Packers safety Javon Bullard (20) runs through drills during offseason practices.

Packers Offseason Report Card: NFL Draft

Is it too soon to grade the Packers’ 2024 draft class? Of course it is. Nonetheless, here is an updated look at the 11-man class following minicamp.

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Detroit Lions quarterback Jared Goff fumbles after the hit by Green Bay Packers linebacker Preston Smith during the first half at Ford Field on Nov. 23, 2023.

Gap Narrows Between Packers, Lions in Latest NFC North Odds

The NFC North could be one of the most hotly contested divisions in the NFL, with the Packers, Lions and Bears bunched in the latest odds.

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Green Bay Packers linebacker Edgerrin Cooper (56) is shown during organized team activities on May 29 in Green Bay.

Cooper Faces ‘Absolutely Critical’ Month

Green Bay Packers second-round pick Edgerrin Cooper is on a trajectory to win a spot in the starting lineup. Earning a starting job in training camp will depend on the work he puts in now.

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Green Bay Packers safety Xavier McKinney (29) is shown during organized team activities on Tuesday, May 21, in Green Bay.

Packers Offseason Report Card: Free Agency

The Packers made two big additions in NFL free agency with Xavier McKinney and Josh Jacobs. Here is our updated offseason report card.

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Josh Myers has struggled in three seasons with the Packers.

PFF Player Ratings Illustrate Worst Packers Blunder Since King/Watt

Who’s the best center in the NFL? Certainly not Josh Myers, the Green Bay Packers’ second-round pick in 2021.

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