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Caleb King - #38 - RB

Status Inactive
Height/Weight 5' 11"/ 220 lbs.
Birthday 01/10/1988
Birthplace Norcross, GA
College Georgia
Years played 1

Report: Vikings release RB King

Posted May 01, 2012 @ 5:18 p.m. ET
The Vikings cut RB Caleb King, who was released from jail on Tuesday after being arrested Saturday, according to Jeremy Fowler of the Pioneer Press.

Vikings' Peterson eyes Week One return

Posted Jan. 14, 2012 @ 1:34 a.m. ET
In a public appearance this week, Vikings RB Adrian Peterson said he plans to be healthy and ready to go in Week One.

Vikings' Gerhart has torn MCL

Posted Jan. 04, 2012 @ 2:32 p.m. ET
The Vikings now have their top two running backs facing knee surgery this offseason with the news that Toby Gerhart has a torn MCL.

Vikings place RB Peterson on I.R.

Posted Dec. 26, 2011 @ 4:17 p.m. ET
The Vikings placed RB Adrian Peterson on injured reserve Monday and promoted rookie RB Caleb King from the practice squad.


Posted April 28, 2012
King was arrested on suspicion of third-degree assault in the beating of another man outside a birthday party, the Anoka County sheriff's office said Saturday. King, who signed with the Vikings as a rookie free agent last year but didn't play in a game, was jailed but hasn't been charged.||||||| The victim was a 22-year-old from Coon Rapids. King is accused of punching him repeatedly and throwing him headfirst to the ground. The man was hospitalized in serious condition with skull and facial fractures, as well as with cuts that required more than 50 stitches to close, Sheriff's Cmdr. Paul Sommer said. The Vikings are aware of the incident but haven't commented.
Posted Aug. 23, 2011
The Minnesota Vikings have signed King after he did not get chosen in the supplemental draft.||||||| King rushed for 430 yards and two touchdowns as a junior last season and amassed 1,271 yards rushing and 10 scores in his three-year career. He was declared academically ineligible in the spring, so he entered Tuesday's supplemental draft.