For others of the same name, see Don E King Jr.
Don E King Jr
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Personal information
Date of birth: (1964-02-10) February 10, 1964 (age 56)
Place of birth: Dallas, Texas
Career information
College: Southern Methodist
Undrafted in 1986
No regular season or postseason appearances
Career history
*Green Bay Packers ( 1987)
Career highlights and awards
Stats at

Don King, Jr. is a former American football defensive back who played in the National Football League.


Don Erwin King, Jr. on February 10, 1964 in Dallas, Texas to Don King, Sr. and Judy King. He attended and played quarterback in the Dallas ISD system (Justin F. Kimball High School). He was a two-year starting quarterback at SMU where he earned All-Southwest Conference and Honorable Mention All-American Honors as a quarterback in 1984, and he played a year in the National Football League (Green Bay Packers). He later graduated and received his BAAS degree from Dallas Baptist University. Don’s passion is helping and developing the minds of young student athletes, so they will become more aware and prepared for life. He is the founder of King Sports Link His other involvements include: Certified NESTA Personal Fitness Trainer, Group Exercise Instructor, Fitness Nutrition Coach, and Lifestyle Weight Management Coach. Waxahachie High School 9th grade Football and Basketball Coach; King Sports Link Skills Camp,James Johnson Scholarship Golf Tournament, Fellowship of Christian Athletes Huddle Leader, NFL Alumni Association member, Pro Athletes Association member, Texas Basketball Coaches Association and a member of the Texas High School Coaches Association. He is a teacher at Howard Junior High in Waxahachie Texas.


King was a Four Year letterman at SMU and Two year starter. 1984 All-SWC quarterback. King was a member of the Green Bay Packers during the 1987 NFL season.

College Stats: Career: Comp: 204; Att: 396; Pct:51.5; Yds:3056; Y/A 7.7; AY/A: 7.0; TD: 13; INT:12; Rate: 121.1

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