Tavarres King
Tavarres King
28-Year-Old Wide ReceiverWR
 Free Agent  
Free Agent
2018 Fantasy Outlook
A 2013 fifth-rounder, King barely saw the field during his first four seasons but finally got the opportunity to see consistent offensive playing time with the Giants in 2017 – though it took a rash of injuries for that to happen. After New York passed on retaining him as a restricted free agent, the Georgia product now finds himself on a Vikings team that has at least one or two roster spots open for the taking. King has just as good of chance as any to claim a spot, but he may need to impress on special teams to do so. Read Past Outlooks
$Released by the Vikings in October of 2018.
Released by Vikings
WRFree Agent
Leg
October 9, 2018
The Vikings released King (leg) off injured reserve Tuesday, Andrew Krammer of the Minneapolis Star Tribune reports.
ANALYSIS
King reverted to IR when he cleared waivers on Aug. 31 and is now free to explore other opportunities, health permitting. The fourth-year receiver has 22 receptions for 240 yards and three touchdowns in his career.
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How do Tavarres King's measurables compare to other wide receivers?
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.
Height
6' 1"
 
Weight
200 lbs
 
40-Yard Dash
4.47 sec
 
Shuttle Time
4.33 sec
 
Cone Drill
6.91 sec
 
Vertical Jump
36.5 in
 
Broad Jump
123 in
 
Bench Press
11 reps
 
Hand Length
9.50 in
 
Arm Length
33.00 in
 
Past Fantasy Outlooks
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King has a shot to make the roster after catching a touchdown in the team's playoff loss to the Packers last year. He's got only average size, though, and he'll be 27 in July, so there's not much upside for him playing behind Odell Beckham, Brandon Marshall and Sterling Shepard.
Reserve wideout vying for a roster spot.
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King, a fifth-round pick by the Broncos, will compete for a roster spot in training camp as a vertical passing threat.
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Let go by Minnesota
WRMinnesota Vikings
Leg
August 31, 2018
King has been waived/injured by Minnesota on Friday, Courtney Cronin of ESPN.com reports.
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Returns from leg injury
WRMinnesota Vikings
August 19, 2018
King had one reception for 13 yards on two targets in Saturday's preseason loss to Jacksonville.
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Unavailable for preseason opener
WRMinnesota Vikings
Leg
August 11, 2018
King (leg) isn't expected to play in Saturday's preseason opener in Denver.
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Out with leg injury
WRMinnesota Vikings
Leg
August 5, 2018
King did not participate in Saturday's practice due to a leg injury, Chris Tomasson of the St. Paul Pioneer Press reports.
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Lands contract with Vikes
WRMinnesota Vikings
Concussion
April 5, 2018
The Vikings signed King to a contract Thursday.
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