Marquette King
P DEN (10)
3 months ago

The Broncos and King reached agreement on a three-year contract Thursday, Mike Klis of 9News Denver reports.

EDGE Analysis

King led the NFL in gross yards per punt in 2013, his first season with Oakland. While he hasn't matched those heights (48.9 per) in the meantime, his marks have ranged from 44.5 to 47.4 in a given campaign. There have been various reasons mentioned for his release from the Raiders, but performance seemingly wasn't one of them. Expect King to find comfort in the thin air representative of the Mile High City.

Marquette King
P DEN (10)
3 months ago

King was released by the Raiders on Friday.

EDGE Analysis

King carried a $3 million cap hit which is part of the reason for his release, while there is also speculation new head coach Jon Gruden wanted to send message about King's antics and celebrations. Regardless, the 29-year-old and 2016 second team All-Pro selection seems likely to find a new team.

Marquette King
P DEN (10)
1 year ago

King appeared in all 16 regular season games for the Raiders in 2016, averaging 48.6 yards per punt on 81 punts which was good enough for second in the NFL behind the Colts' Pat McAfee.

EDGE Analysis

King's solid play throughout the season also earned him second team All-Pro honors by the Associated Press, CSNBayArea.com reports. Having signed a five-year extension with Oakland in February of 2016, King is slated to remain with the Raiders through 2020.

Marquette King
P DEN (10)
2 years ago

King signed a long-term contract extension with the Raiders on Monday.

EDGE Analysis

King's contract is a five-year deal worth $16.5 million, according to NFL.com's Ian Rapoport. Last season, King set a Raiders franchise record by placing 40 of his 83 total punts inside the opponents' 20-yard line, ranking second league-wide in the all-important punting category.