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Acquired: Selected in the fifth round (38th overall) by the Eskimos in the 2012 CFL Canadian Draft. He signed on June 3, 2012.
King signed a contract extension on April 17, 2014.
2013: (Edmonton) In 18 games (18 starts) as a long snapper, King has recorded eight special teams tackles and recovered a forced fumble.
2012: (Edmonton) King played 15 games as the Eskimos long snapper. He recorded seven special teams tackles and a fumble recovery off a bobbled punt return against Saskatchewan on Oct. 13. He was injured during the Oct. 13 game and was placed on the 9-game injured list for the remainder of the season.
College: King played his college football at Saint Mary’s University (08-10) where he was a CIS All-Conference.
Personal: King was born in Edmonton and grew up in Sherwood Park. He played for the Edmonton Wildcats (2004-2007) and was a 2007 Defensive Player All-Canadian. King's brother Neil plays for the Hamilton Ti-Cats.