Barry Rubin
Member of the Board of Directors

BARRY RUBIN
Strength and Conditioning
NFL Exp.: 10th Season Packers Exp.: 10th Season

RUBIN AT A GLANCE
• Possesses a 23-year background in the field of strength and conditioning.
• Initially joined the Packers in 1995 as the first full-time strength and conditioning assistant in club history. Named strength and conditioning coach in 1999.
• Inducted into the USA Strength and Conditioning Coaches Hall of Fame in 2003.
• Played collegiately as a tight end and punter at Northwestern (La.) State (1978-80) and as a running back and punter at Louisiana State (1976-77).
• Set a then-school record at Northwestern State in 1979 with a 75-yard punt.
• A fan of the Milwaukee Brewers and a collector of trading cards, his collection includes the rookie cards of Hank Aaron, Mark McGwire and Michael Jordan.

Barry Rubin in 2004 enters his sixth season as the Packers’ strength and conditioning coach and 10th season overall in Green Bay. One of Mike Sherman's initial coaching staff appointments, Rubin was named to the position Jan. 19, 2000, and retained from the previous coaching staff.
In 2003, Rubin, who is widely respected among his coaching peers and players alike, was inducted into the USA Strength and Conditioning Coaches Hall of Fame in recognition of his contributions to the field.
The Monroe, La., native first became the Packers’ strength and conditioning coach in 1999 after serving the previous four seasons as the club’s strength and conditioning assistant.
Possessor of a 23-year background in his field, Rubin oversees the team’s comprehensive strength and conditioning program that also includes nutrition and weight control. He also assists the team’s medical staff with the rehabilitation of injured players.
The 47-year-old Louisianan originally joined the Packers organization May 19, 1995, following a third tenure as head strength coach at Northeast Louisiana University, thus becoming the first full-time strength and conditioning assistant in club history.
Rubin began his career in the strength and conditioning field in 1981 as a graduate assistant at Northeast Louisiana following his graduation from Northwe) State University. In addition to seven years of service at Northeast, in three separate stints, he also spent two years as head strength coach at Louisiana State, one year as a personal trainer to then-Pittsburgh Steelers quarterback Bubby Brister and four years at a health club in Monroe, La.
Rubin was a tight end and punter as a collegian at Northwestern (La.) State from 1978-80, where his teammates included future NFL performers Bobby Hebert, Mark Duper, the late Joe Delaney and Gary Reasons. He was named to the Jewish All-America football team as a senior in 1979, a year in which he set a school record with a 75-yard punt.
Prior to his career at Northwestern State, Rubin attended Louisiana State University from 1976-77, playing running back and punting in ’76 and then redshirting the next year, before transferring to Northwestern (La.) State for the 1978 season.
Earlier, as a prep, Rubin was an all-district running back and punter at Neville High School in Monroe, La., for long-time coach Charlie Brown. A three-year letterman in football, Rubin also lettered three times each in baseball and basketball as well as twice in track.
Born June 25, 1957, in Monroe, La., Rubin and his wife, Jill, reside in Green Bay. A devout baseball fan, he pledges his personal allegiance to the Milwaukee Brewers. He also is an avid collector of trading cards, his collection including the rookie cards of Hank Aaron, Mark McGwire and Michael Jordan.

COACHING BACKGROUND:

Year College/Pro Team Position Coached
1981 Northeast Louisiana Graduate Assistant/Asst. Strength Coach
1982-83 Northeast Louisiana Strength Coach
1984-85 Louisiana State Strength Coach
1987-90 Northeast Louisiana Strength Coach
1994 Northeast Louisiana Strength Coach
1995-98 Green Bay Packers Strength and Conditioning Assistant
1999-2004 Green Bay Packers Strength and Conditioning Coach

 

 




 
 

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