Posted May 01, 2012 on
PLAYERS: Caleb King
On the same day that Caleb King was released from jail, he was also released by the Vikings.

Vikings release King following his arrest

EDEN PRAIRIE, Minn. The Minnesota Vikings have released backup running back Caleb King after he was arrested and jailed Saturday for allegedly fracturing a 22-year-old males skull in a fight at a mutual friends party. Anoka County prosecutors spokesman David Cossi said King, 24, was released from jail Tuesday with no charges, though the case remains under investigation.Vikings...

Who's That Guy? A 2012 Minnesota Vikings Draft Review

It was another wild one at Radio City Music Hall this weekend as the National Football League held their annual draft without a single person being murdered on stage. From what I saw. Coverage on ESPN was pretty weak after Thursday night. Regardless, there was plenty of action from the first pick to the last, including trades, falling draft stock, and even a few wrinkles sprinkled...

Vikings Caleb King arrested on suspicion of assault

Minnesota Vikings running back Caleb King was arrested on suspicion of third-degree assault after he allegedly beat up a man outside a birthday party. According to Sheriff’s Cmdr. Paul Sommer, the alleged altercation began at a birthday party in Oak Grove to which King and the man were invited. King allegedly assaulted the man after being teased about his resemblance to a celebrity...

Ex-Viking King facing assault charges

NFL running back Caleb King was dumped by the Minnesota Vikings Tuesday and facing the prospect of assault charges for allegedly attacking a man who said he looked like Eddie Murphy. King is accused of dragging 22-year-old Andrew Hayek from a car and beating him so savagely he fractured his skull, the Pioneer Press reported. King, however, denies assaulting Hayek and says he injured...

Vikings' King released from jail, then cut

Minnesota Vikings running back Caleb King was released from jail on Tuesday after being arrested for allegedly beating a 22-year-old man, the Minneapolis Star-Tribune reported, and King was cut by the Vikings later on Tuesday. King was arrested early Saturday after he allegedly beat Andrew Hayek, leaving Hayek with a fractured skull and reports of brain injury. King has not yet...

Can You Come Up With a Better Excuse for Caleb King?

While hundreds of young men were having their dreams come true over the weekend by being drafted into the NFL, one player for the Minnesota Vikings was keeping busy elsewhere. Running Back Caleb King, native of Georgia who also played football for the University of Georgia, was arrested for "suspicion of third-degree assault with substantial bodily harm." .... Huh? To the...
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