Akeem King
26-Year-Old CornerbackCB
2018 Fantasy Outlook
There was no outlook written for Akeem King in 2018. Check out the latest news below for more on his current fantasy value.
$Signed a one-year, $1.4 million contract with the Seahawks in March of 2019.
Re-ups with Seattle
CBSeattle Seahawks
March 8, 2019
King signed a one-year deal worth $1.4 million with the Seahawks on Friday, Brady Henderson of ESPN.com reports.
ANALYSIS
King suited up for 15 regular-season games in 2018 and made one defensive start. King worked mainly on special teams and recorded 21 tackles (16 solo). He'll likely continue to work in a reserve role behind Bradley McDougald and Tedric Thompson in 2019.
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Snap Distribution / Depth Chart
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Measurables Review View College Player Page
How do Akeem King's measurables compare to other cornerbacks?
This section compares his draft workout metrics with players at the same position. The bar represents the player's percentile rank. For example, if the bar is halfway across, then the player falls into the 50th percentile for that metric and it would be considered average.
* All metrics are from his Pro Day (not the combine).
Height
6' 1"
 
Weight
215 lbs
 
40-Yard Dash
4.41 sec
 
Shuttle Time
4.38 sec
 
Cone Drill
7.08 sec
 
Vertical Jump
37.5 in
 
Broad Jump
122 in
 
Bench Press
20 reps
 
2015 Fantasy Outlook
King will be used as a depth cornerback for the Falcons in 2015. He was selected in the 7th round of the 2015 draft, but the Falcons already have a young core of talented cornerbacks, so it will be tough for King to earn playing time. He could also work in on special teams.
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Limited impact in reserve role
CBSeattle Seahawks
January 23, 2019
King registered 21 tackles (16 solo) while appearing in all 16 of the Seahawks' regular-season contests in 2018.
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Promoted from practice squad
CBSeattle Seahawks
September 8, 2018
King was promoted to the Seahawks' 53-man roster from their practice squad Saturday, NFL.com reports.
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Remains with Seattle
CBSeattle Seahawks
March 16, 2018
King signed a contract with the Seahawks on Friday, Bob Condotta of The Seattle Times reports.
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Placed on practice squad IR
CBFree Agent
Undisclosed
November 14, 2017
King was placed on the Seahawks' practice squad injured reserve with an undisclosed injury, Curtis Crabtree of Sports Radio KJR reports.
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Dropped by Falcons
CBFree Agent
September 1, 2017
King was waived by the Falcons on Friday, Tom Pelissero of NFL.com reports.
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