And when you're on special teams, you have plenty of down time. Marquette King should be atop the Steelers search for a new punter, 11 things I’m watching for in the Broncos’ season opener with the Titans, Bird Droppings: Training camp at the Arizona Cardinals facility, signing a tight end, DeAndre Hopkins gives Cardinals options and more, Ranking the Broncos’ moves this offseason. I said if a team called you today and said they would sign you to their practice squad would you go. Fans are asking for Marquette King to replace punter Dustin Colquitt. Copyright © 2020 NFL Draft Diamonds. Marquette’s longest punt in a game was 72 yards and has only had three of his punts ever blocked. King is only 31 years old. Open thread: Which XFL player could help Detroit in 2020? Shane Lechler is no longer in the NFL, but guess who Marquette beat out in Oakland to become the Raiders punter? Yes, I am but I also scout football. it’s only been 5 black punters in NFL history. The NFL scouts were all sitting on the bench watching the defensive players when they heard a loud thumping sound. He is also waiting for a phone call. Immediately, he was surrounded by NFL teams wanting to talk to him. NFL Draft Diamonds was created to assist the underdogs playing the sport. The crazy thing is Marquette has never stopped work. By Nathan Woodside. I wish my team would call him because he is a beast! I don’t scout feelings! Talent acquisition is a 24/7/365 business. So I reached out to him because I wanted to know if he was still interested in playing the NFL. Here are 11 things I’ll be watching for in this game. Which members of the Steelers aren't living up to expectations? Marquette King, P, St. Louis Battlehawks King might not get much work in with the way the XFL has disincentivized punting, but he’s another ex-NFL name in the XFL, and has a big personality. So I sit here wondering why the only black punter on the entire list of punters in the top 50 is still at home. If you start losing your confidence, you will lose your job. You see, I do not know why Marquette King is not in the NFL. cnx.cmd.push(function() { }).render("bb96ad3fa3274bd9b3b8932a057f1f33"); Compteur en temps réel de la dette de la France 2020. In 2014, King led the league in punting yards and total punts, with 4,930 on 109 punts. All the scouts pulled out their stopwatches and began timing him. https://t.co/kfZnGDPit9. There are punters in the NFL right now that are struggling badly. Hopefully he makes 6 after this season! You cannot say it is because no one needs a punter because he is better right now on the street than 2/3’s of the NFL and that is statistically speaking. We also share information about Learn More. That is not very good. SIGN HIM! So three penalties in 463 career punts? Steelers fans want former XFL BattleHawks punter Marquette King signed. I am willing to bet he would out punt any punter in the league right now. CONFIDENCE, there is a reason Marquette King is a great punter, he is confident and he knows he can play at a high level. XFL Expansion Poll: Where should the league go? To be honest there is not a real reason why he shouldn’t be in the NFL. Your kicker and punter have to know they can change the game, if they question themselves one time, the game is over. He was hitting 5-second punts. It’s early, but Week 2 of the XFL kicks off on Saturday—is there anyone out there who could help the Lions come this fall? }); Hello, I am @jrberendzen on Twitter and this is one of my free agent... By Justin Kelm A champion in Germany, now Defensive Back Daniel Docal Filippidoy has traveled... By Justin Kelm Wide Receiver Dion Ray is taking his talents to San Antonio.... By Justin Kelm Jordan Talley is a name that should be known. All rights reserved. Get to know the XFL’s St. Louis Battlehawks roster. It was an All-Star Game created for HBCU players at one point, and all the players were on the field running drills. King is only 31 years old. Am I a fan? The Dallas Cowboys will never get rid of Chris Jones, but he is averaging 39.6 yards per punt right now. I do not know why Marquette King is not on a roster, but if these punters keep punting the way they have this year, I hope he receives a call. So I reached out to him because I wanted to know if he was still interested in playing the NFL. Marquette King gamelogs for the 2020 XFL season.Bold denotes postseason games.Italics denote preseason games. I mean so what is it? This is from this week. We call them diamonds in the rough. Mark Nelson interviews Ernesto Lacayo, placekicker for the Seattle Dragons. Stat Leaders; XFL Xtra – XFL Podcast; XFL Rules; XFL 2001. Remember this, the best punter since 1937, according to Pro Football Reference was Shane Lechler. As a matter of fact there are only 10 players in the entire NFL that are averaging 46.7 yards per punt or higher at this time. You can email me at nfldraftdiamonds@gmail.com, You must be logged in to post a comment Marquette has never changed, he still has a BOOMING FOOT. NFL scouts, my message to you, SIGN MARQUETTE KING. Marquette King Denver Broncos #1 - Punter Born: 10/26/88; Age: 31; Height: 6'0" Weight: 195 ... Five standouts from XFL’s opening weekend that the Dallas Cowboys should monitor. Privacy Policy. 328k Followers, 1,015 Following, 2,332 Posts - See Instagram photos and videos from Marquette King (@marquetteking) Well, I have searched the internet up and down and I have found three unsportsmanlike conduct penalties in his entire career. Pre-deadline trade rumors surrounding the Steelers. The Steelers need to receive some greater contributions from some of their players, The veteran Punter has been out of the NFL since 2018 despite statistical success. Why do kickers go in slumps? Chaque seconde, la dette de la France varie de +2 685,70€ Chaque jour, la dette de la France varie de +232 044 198,90€ En 2017 la dette de la France s'élevait à 2 299 800 000 000€. Does it make sense for the Denver Broncos to chase a free agent punter? If you bring him in for workout, I bet he will out punt your punter. So roughly 37 percent of all his punts have landed inside the 20-yard line. playerId: "67822575-a4f4-4fe4-9ca3-7a0abddbdd6f" Happy Wednesday one and all. Marquette King Jr. (born October 26, 1988) is ... XFL punting yards leader (2020) First-Team All-SIAC (2011) Career NFL statistics as of Week 6, 2020; Punts: 446: Punting yards: 20,822: Average punt: 46.7: Longest punt: 72: Inside 20: 163: Player stats at NFL.com: Early life. When you look at how many he has landed inside the 20, he has landed 163 of them. I asked Marquette another question today. There I said it. cnx({ YOU NEED A BETTER EXCUSE. Hey! Marquette’s answer was “absolutely”. 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Many are not going to like my opinion on this, but someone has to say it. Fantasy Doctors: Michael Thomas Injury Update, Could the Saints finally get back their star WR? Fort Valley State! King was born and raised in Macon, Georgia by his parents, Audrey and Marquette King Sr. Marquette King is one of the most dynamic punters in the XFL, but he might be one of the most dynamic personalities in the league as well. Chiefs headlines for Saturday, February 8. Fans are asking for Marquette King to replace punter Dustin Colquitt. So King decided to take some of that time to make some season ticket calls and help out the BattleHawks' sales team. You cannot say it is because of his skills. Fantasy Doctors: Alvin Kamara Injury Update, Kamara held out of practice, will he play? The scouts turned around to see Marquette punting the ball. I remember doing articles on Marquette when he was coming out of college. These numbers also set single-season Oakland Raiders franchise records. 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