Caleb King

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Caleb King
Free agent
Running back
Personal information
Date of birth: (1988-01-10) January 10, 1988 (age 26)
Place of birth: Norcross, Georgia
Height: 5 ft 11 in (1.80 m) Weight: 217 lb (98 kg)
Career information
College: Georgia
No regular season or postseason appearances
Career history
Roster status: Free Agent
Career highlights and awards
  • Freshman All-SEC (2008)
Career NFL statistics as of 2012
Rushing yards 0
Rushing average 0
Rushing TDs 0
Stats at

Caleb King (born January 10, 1988 in Norcross, Georgia) is a free agent American football running back that played for the Minnesota Vikings of the National Football League. He was signed by the Vikings as a rookie free agent in 2011. He played college football at Georgia, redshirting in 2007 and playing from 2008–2010.

College career[edit]

Despite King's heralded status as a recruit he was redshirted for the 2007 season. In his career at Georgia, he rushed 255 times for 1,271 yards and 10 touchdowns while adding 16 catches for 126 yards and a touchdown. He was ruled academically ineligible for the 2011 football season.

Professional career[edit]

After being signed as a free agent, he played in one preseason game in 2011 for the Vikings against the Houston Texans, rushing for 62 yards and two touchdowns on 19 carries.[1] King was activated to the Vikings' roster for Week 17 against the Chicago Bears but did not play.[2]