Listen Live

In NFL camps, other Black players naturally assumed that King lining up behind the special teams corps meant that a trick play was coming, only to see one of his kicks soaring over their heads. In a recent interview, King  how rare his status is and takes pride in being one of the best in his field.

The Raiders also recognized King’s abilities and rewarded the player with a five-year, $16.5 million contract extension this past Monday.

Like on Facebook. Follow us on Twitter.


Little Known Black History Fact: Marquette King  was originally published on

« Previous page 1 2