The Raiders punter and the only black one in the whole NFL does not care about what you think a kicker should be or do. But, you know, the good kind of different. The kind of different that keeps you guessing, makes you want to know more. The different with a personality that demands the room without being demanding.
Marquette King Jr. He played college football at Fort Valley State and was signed by the Oakland Raiders as an undrafted free agent in He has a younger sister named Jasmine.
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Oakland Raiders punter Marquette King sensed a block punt coming, so he took off for a first down instead. To celebrate his birthday, relive some of Raiders legend and Hall of Famer Tim Brown's best moments during his career in the Silver and Black. Watch some of running back Jalen Richard's top pass blocks from as he aims to prove his Madden rating wrong. To celebrate his birthday, relive some of former fullback Marcel Reece's best moments during his time with the Raiders. Take a look back at the best moments from Randy Moss and Charles Woodson's head-to-head matchups throughout the years. To celebrate running back Josh Jacobs' 22nd birthday, check out highlights from his rookie campaign. Hear from Head Coach Jon Gruden as he details the work ethic and continued progression of defensive end Maxx Crosby headed into Hear from safety Lamarcus Joyner and Head Coach Jon Gruden as they discuss Joyner's knowledge of the defense and aiming for a big year in Watch as tight end Darren Waller explains learning from tight end Jason Witten so far during training camp and building chemistry with the Pro Bowler. Tight end Darren Waller discusses building chemistry with tight end Jason Witten, his first impressions of wide receiver Henry Ruggs and cornerback Damon Arnette, starting a new chapter in Las Vegas and more.
The Marquette King era in Denver lasted but four games. The Broncos are placing King on injured reserve and are expected to release the punter when healthy. Who else will sit out this week's games? Is this the year the Chargers finally deliver on their potential?