Austin King

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Austin King
Las Vegas Raiders
Position:Tights end coach
Personal information
Born: (1981-04-11) April 11, 1981 (age 40)
Cincinnati, Ohio
Height:6 ft 3 in (1.91 m)
Weight:288 lb (131 kg)
Career information
High school:Cincinnati (OH) Purcell Marian
College:Northwestern
NFL Draft:2003 / Round: 4 / Pick: 133
Career history
As a player:
As a coach:
  • Toledo (2012–2013)
    Offensive quality control assistant
  • Syracuse (2014)
    Offensive quality control assistant
  • Dayton (2015–2019)
    Offensive coordinator
  • Las Vegas Raiders (2020)
    Offensive quality control coach
  • Las Vegas Raiders (2021–present)
    Tight ends coach
Career NFL statistics
Games Played:34
Games Started:1
Player stats at NFL.com

Austin Patrick King (born April 11, 1981) is an American tight ends coach for the Las Vegas Raiders of the National Football League. Prior to his coaching career, he was a center in the NFL.

Playing career[edit]

The Tampa Bay Buccaneers selected him the fourth round of the 2003 NFL Draft.[1] Following his rookie season, he played the majority of his career with the Atlanta Falcons.[2]

Coaching career[edit]

After beginning at Toledo as a quality control coach and working his way up to offensive coordinator at Dayton where he led a record setting offense in 2019, he was hired as a quality control coach by the Raiders on February 5, 2020.[3] In February 2021, he was promoted to tight ends coach.[4]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Cobb, Mike (28 April 2003). "Bucs address offensive line on day 2". Lakeland Ledger. p. C1. Retrieved 9 June 2016.
  2. ^ "Austin King Profile". NFL.com. Retrieved February 6, 2020.
  3. ^ "Las Vegas Raiders announce hiring of Rod Marinelli and Austin King". Raiders.com. February 5, 2020.
  4. ^ Simmons, Myles (February 10, 2021). "Report: Raiders promoting Austin King to tight ends coach". Pro Football Talk.

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