- For others of the same name, see Don King.
Don King is a former defensive tackle in the National Football League.
King was born Donald William King on March 11, 1929 in McBee, South Carolina.
King played with the Cleveland Browns during the 1954 NFL season. After a season away from the NFL, he split the 1956 NFL season between the Philadelphia Eagles and the Green Bay Packers. Later, he played with the Denver Broncos of the American Football League.
He played at the collegiate level at the University of Kentucky.