Raiders release popular King
The Oakland Raiders released popular punter Marquette King.
King was sixth in the NFL in 2017 on yards per punt (47.4) and tied for 15th for kicks inside the 20 (28).
He signed a five-year, $16.5million deal in 2016 and had three years remaining on his contract.
The punter had been a popular player with the Raiders for several years and has a loyal following on Instagram with more than 350,000 followers.
Oakland also waived tight end Clive Walford.