Overview
Kevin Huber is a punter for the Cincinnati Bengals, who selected him with the 142nd pick in the fifth round of the 2009 NFL Draft. Huber attended Cincinnati, where he was a two-time first team All-America selection. Huber is 6-feet, 1-inch tall and weighs 220 pounds.
Prep Career
Huber was a three-time all-league selection at McNicholas High School in Cincinnati. He was also named the Greater Catholic League Punter of the Year as both a junior and a senior.
College Career
After redshirting the 2004 season, Huber played sparingly in 2005 and 2006, punting a combined seven times in those seasons. As a junior, Huber replaced Brian Steel as the Bearcats' starting punter and was a finalist for the Ray Guy Award as the nation's best punter. His 46.9 yards per punt average led the nation. He was the Big East Conference special teams player of the year and a consensus first team All-America selection. Huber continued his stellar punting as a senior. He averaged 45.0 yards on 60 punts finishing seventh in the nation in punting average. He was a first team All-America selection by multiple media organizations and helped Cincinnati reach a BCS Bowl for the first time in school history. After the 2008 season, Huber was invited to participate in the 2009 Senior Bowl, where he averaged 49.0 yards on four punts for the North team.
NFL Career
Huber was selected in the fifth round (142nd overall) of the 2009 NFL Draft by the Cincinnati Bengals. Before the 2009 season, Huber signed a four-year contract with Cincinnati.
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