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- Recognized in 2018 by The Associated Press as a first-team All-Pro at DB and a second-team All-Pro at PR, joining S Derwin James (first-team S and second-team DB in 2018) as the first Chargers in history to be named an AP All-Pro at two positions.
- Named AFC Defensive Player of the Week (Week 9 at Seattle) and AFC Special Teams Player of the Week (Week 13 at Pittsburgh) in 2018, recording a pick-six at Seattle and a punt return for a touchdown at Pittsburgh.
- His interception return for a touchdown and punt return for a touchdown in 2018 made him the first player since 2011 and seventh since 2000 to do so in a single season.
- With four sacks as a rookie in 2017, became the first DB to post at least 3.5 sacks as a rookie and the second-ever to have four (Bill Bates, 1983)
- Became just the sixth player in NFL history and second DB ever to post multiple pick-sixes and at least four sacks over the first two seasons of his career (S Roy Williams, 2002-03).
- Was one of five defenders in 2017 (Cincinnati DE Carlos Dunlap, New Orleans DE Cameron Jordan, Washington LB Ryan Kerrigan and Indianapolis LB John Simon) to post a pick-six and three-plus sacks.
- Recorded a 33-yard punt return in the 2018 AFC Wild Card at Baltimore to set a Chargers postseason record for longest punt return.
Desmond King: "We Need to Start Faster"
Cornerback Desmond King speaks to the media following the 24 - 17 loss to the Steelers
The Winning Drive with Desmond King
Hayley Elwood takes a ride with Cornerback Desmond King as they discuss playing in his hometown of Detroit, his passion for bowling, and more.
Radio Call of the Game: Desmond King's 68-Yard Punt Return TD
Listen to Matt 'Money' Smith and Daniel Jeremiah's call from the booth as Desmond King weaves his way through the Broncos' special teams unit to score.
Can't-Miss Play: Desmond King Delivers EPIC 68-Yard Punt-Return TD
Los Angeles Chargers punt returner Desmond King returns a punt 68 yards for a touchdown.
Desmond King: "This Was A Good Win For Us"
Cornerback Desmond King speaks to the media following the Chargers victory over the Dolphins.
Desmond King Flies Downhill to Sack Scrambling Rosen
Defensive back Desmond King II flies downhill to sack a scrambling Dolphins quarterback Josh Rosen on third down.
Desmond King Returns Home to Detroit
Cornerback Desmond King returns home to Detroit to play on Ford Field for the first time as a professional. Desmond's mom remembers back to when Desmond first starting playing football in the Police Athletic League.
Desmond King: "We Have A Lot of Games Ahead Of Us"
Cornerback Desmond King speaks after the loss to the Texans on what's next for himself and the team
Desmond King Recovers Deshaun Watson's Backwards Pass for Early Turnover
Los Angeles Chargers defensive back Desmond King II recovers fumble made by Houston Texans quarterback Deshaun Watson.
Mic'd Up: Desmond King vs. Lions
Cornerback and Detroit native Desmond King was wired for sound against the Lions in Week 2.
Questions from a Helmet: Desmond King
Cornerback Desmond King answers your questions in this edition of Questions from a Helmet presented by Microsoft.
Desmond King on Having a Fully Healthy LB Corps
Cornerback Desmond King speaks to the press about his excitement for game week, having healthy linebackers, and more.
Desmond King on Improving in the Small Details of His Game
Cornerback Desmond King speaks to Chris Hayre about the first day of mini camp, helping the young players evolve, and more.
King: "I'm Trying to Learn More This Year"
Cornerback Desmond King speaks to the media about helping the young players and his offseason training.
Desmond King's Best Plays from 2018
Watch the best plays from Los Angeles Chargers cornerback Desmond King of his 2018 season.
Desmond King: "Tom Brady Picks Apart Defenses"
Cornerback Desmond King talks to the media about bringing the energy to Gillette Stadium, facing Tom Brady, and more.
King Takes off for 72 Yards on Second-Half Kick Return
Cornerback Desmond King starts the second half with a bang as he races all the way down to the Baltimore Ravens' 26-yard line for a 72-yard return.
King Breaks Loose on Speedy 33-Yard Punt Return
Cornerback Desmond King weaves through the Baltimore Ravens and takes the ball all the way to the Ravens' 42-yard line.
King on Being Selected to AP First-Team All-Pro
CB Desmond King talks with the media Friday as the Bolts prepare to travel to Baltimore for the Wild Card round of the playoffs.
King Causes Fumble, Brandon Facyson Recovers
Desmond Kings forces fumble from Broncos returner River Cracraft & Brandon Facyson recovers.
Inside the Design of Desmond King's Cleats
Desmond King explains why he chose to represent Sickle Cell Awareness for this year's My Cause My Cleats campaign and why it means a lot that his brother with autism is designing them.
Spanish Radio Call of the Game: Desmond King's Punt Return TD
Check out the Radio Call from KFMB-AM 980's Mario Solis and Jorge Villanueva of Desmond King's 73-yard punt return for a touchdown against the Pittsburgh Steelers.
Top Chargers Ratings for Madden 21
From overall ratings to individual categories, find out where the Bolts ranked.
Kirk Cousins: Philip Rivers "Set the Bar High"
Hear Minnesota Vikings stars and coaches break down the Chargers ahead of their Week 15 matchup
Best of Week 13 on the Chargers Podcast Network
Get ready for Chargers vs. Broncos this Sunday with Chargers radio sideline reporter Shannon Farren, player interviews and a beat writers roundtable.
Packers Impressed by Rivers, Bosa, Ingram and More
Hear from Aaron Rodgers, Matt LeFleur and other key Packers ahead of their Week 9 matchup with the Chargers.
The Best of Week 9 on the Chargers Podcast Network
Talking Bosa's recent dominance with Tracy Wolfson, fantasy football with Marcas Grant, and more this week on the Chargers Podcast Network.
Titans Focused on Keenan Allen and Hunter Henry
Hear from Titans head coach Mike Vrabel, defensive coordinator Dean Pees, safety Kevin Byard and wide receiver Tajae Sharpe about their Week 7 matchup with the Chargers.
Steelers Focused on Philip Rivers, Chargers' Offensive Versatility
Hear what the Steelers head coach and key players had to say about their Week 6 matchup with the Chargers.
Chargers Head Coach Anthony Lynn: "I Know We Have What It Takes"
Lynn addressed the media on Monday regarding Sunday's loss to the Broncos, as well as next week's game against the Steelers.
By the Numbers: Austin Ekeler Matches Franchise Mark for Receptions in a Game
The numbers you need to know from the Chargers' Week 5 home game against the Broncos, including milestones for Ekeler, Rivers, Bosa and King
Recap: Chargers' Comeback Attempt Against Broncos Falls Short, 20-13
Highlights from the game included a 68-yard Desmond King punt return touchdown, an Uchenna Nwosu strip-sack, a career-high 15 receptions for Austin Ekeler and the first two made field goals of Chase McLaughlin's NFL career
Chargers Game Preview: Broncos vs. Chargers, Week 5
Coaches and players weigh in on their Week 5 matchup against the Broncos.
By the Numbers: Philip Rivers Passes Tom Brady in 70-Percent Completion Games for No. 3 All-Time
The numbers you need to know from the Chargers' Week 4 road win in Miami
Recap: Chargers Win, 30-10, as Rivers Rolls and Defense Shuts Out Dolphins in Second Half
Two Philip Rivers touchdowns, including the first of Troymaine Pope's NFL career, two Austin Ekeler touchdowns and 2.5 sacks by Desmond King highlighted the game
Recap: Chargers Lose to Texans, 27-20, Despite Career Game from Keenan Allen
Highlights from the game include Keenan Allen's two touchdowns and 183 yards and Philip Rivers moving into sole possession of 4th all-time in 300-yard passing games
What are the Lions Saying About the Bolts?
Hear what the Lions locker room had to say about their matchup against the Chargers in Week 2.
Chargers & Chiefs Come Together Over Madden Ratings
Keenan Allen and Desmond King earned props from KC safety Tyrann Mathieu.
Four Chargers Named to Pro Football Focus' 50 Best Entering the 2019 Season
The team tied for the second-most players among teams in the NFL on the list.
Chargers Players Hosting Youth Camps this Summer
Many Bolts players are continuing the tradition of hosting youth football camps in their home communities.
Chargers Veterans Making Early Impression on the '19 Rookie Class
"We give everybody an opportunity to speak and learn, and I think through that, it helps us grow as a group."
What Did the So Called "Experts" Think of the Bolts When They Were Prospects?
How accurate were they? We took a look back through NFL.com's archives to find out.
Three Chargers Named Associated Press First-Team All-Pros
This marks the first season the Chargers have at least three AP First-Team selections since 2007.