Horace King

Horace Edward King
Born: March 5, 1953
Athens, GA USA
Position: RB
Height: 5'10"
Weight: 208
College: Georgia
High School: Clarke Central (Athens, GA)
Career: 1975-1983
Drafted: 1975 in Round 6, #141 overall by the Detroit Lions

Horace King played from 1975 to 1983 during his career with the Detroit Lions. King ran for 2,081 yards in his career on 549 attempts, scoring 9 rushing touchdowns. He also caught 198 passes for 1,579 yards and 5 receiving touchdowns..

Detroit Lions
Detroit Lions

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Year Team Att Comp Comp % Yds Yds/Att TDs TD % Ints Int % Long Sacked Yds Lost Rating
1975NFL Detroit Lions100.
1978NFL Detroit Lions00000120.0


Year Team No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
1975NFL Detroit Lions612604.326 2
1976NFL Detroit Lions933253.522 0
1977NFL Detroit Lions1555213.435 1
1978NFL Detroit Lions1556604.375 4
1979NFL Detroit Lions391604.123 1
1980NFL Detroit Lions18573.21
1981NFL Detroit Lions7253.60
1982NFL Detroit Lions18673.725 0
1983NFL Detroit Lions362.00
Totals54920813.875 9


Year Team No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
1975NFL Detroit Lions13816.222 0
1976NFL Detroit Lions211637.819 0
1977NFL Detroit Lions402386.030 0
1978NFL Detroit Lions483968.234 2
1979NFL Detroit Lions181508.330 0
1980NFL Detroit Lions191849.729 1
1981NFL Detroit Lions2121710.341 1
1982NFL Detroit Lions9748.214 1
1983NFL Detroit Lions9768.414 0
Totals19815798.041 5

Kick Returns:

Year Team No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
1975NFL Detroit Lions611719.529 0
1976NFL Detroit Lions36321.026 0
1979NFL Detroit Lions23618.020 0
1981NFL Detroit Lions33311.014 0
1982NFL Detroit Lions22311.512 0
1983NFL Detroit Lions11111.011 0
Totals1728316.629 0

Defense and Fumbles:

Total Scoring:

Touchdowns Other Total
Year Team Rush Rec Punt Kick MFG Int Fum Other FG X/C Single 2Pt Saf Points
1975NFL Detroit Lions20000012
1977NFL Detroit Lions100006
1978NFL Detroit Lions4200036
1979NFL Detroit Lions1000006
1980NFL Detroit Lions1100012
1981NFL Detroit Lions0100006
1982NFL Detroit Lions0100006

Playing Career:

Year League Team GP GS
1975NFLDetroit Lions140
1976NFLDetroit Lions77
1977NFLDetroit Lions1413
1978NFLDetroit Lions1515
1979NFLDetroit Lions164
1980NFLDetroit Lions160
1981NFLDetroit Lions160
1982NFLDetroit Lions91
1983NFLDetroit Lions161