Big Ten Player Profile: Get to know Iowa DB Desmond King
Desmond King, the reigning Jim Thorpe Award winner, surprised many talent evaluators when he decided to return to Iowa City for his senior season.
Safe to say, the Hawkeyes are thrilled to have the shutdown cornerback in the fold as they ready to defend their Big Ten West title.
Learn more about the Iowa DB below.
Dream car? All-black Audi
Dream vacation spot? Cancun
Dream job (other than NFL)? ESPN analyst
One concert, past or present, you want to go to? NWA World Tour
Favorite subject in grade school? Science
Movie character you’d like to be for a day? Hulk
Favorite TV show growing up? SpongeBob SquarePants
Coolest/strangest thing you’ve autographed? My jersey/Someone’s back
First poster on your bedroom wall? Patrick Star
King, and every other Big Ten player at media days, signed a jumbo autograph to be used on a BTN graphic. We thought they were cool and figured we’d share.