Tyrunn Walker

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to: navigation, search
Tyrunn Walker
No. 75     New Orleans Saints
Defensive End
Personal information
Date of birth: (1990-03-18) March 18, 1990 (age 24)
Place of birth: New Iberia, Louisiana
Height: 6 ft 3 in (1.91 m) Weight: 294 lb (133 kg)
Career information
High school: New Iberia (LA) Westgate
College: Tulsa
Undrafted in 2012
Debuted in 2013 for the New Orleans Saints
Career history
Roster status: Active
Career NFL statistics as of Week 17, 2014
Tackles 28
Sacks 3.5
Forced fumbles 1
Stats at NFL.com

Tyrunn Walker (born March 18, 1990) is an American football defensive end who is currently playing for the New Orleans Saints of the National Football League. He signed with the New Orleans Saints as an undrafted free agent in 2012. He played college football at Tulsa.

College career[edit]

He played college football at Jones County Junior College before transferring to Tulsa for his Junior season. In his two seasons at Tulsa, He finished with 84 tackles, 13.5 sacks, 11 pass deflections and 4 forced fumbles. [1]

Professional career[edit]

New Orleans Saints[edit]

On April 30, 2012, He signed with the New Orleans Saints as an undrafted free agent.[2] Against the odds, Walker made the final 53 man roster. However, he was a healthy inactive in all 16 of the team's regular season games.

In the first 2014 pre-season game against St. Louis, Walker had six tackles including a QB sack.[3]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Tyrunn Walker Statistics". sports-reference.com. 
  2. ^ "Saints Announce 2012 Rookie Free Agent Class". neworleanssaints.com. Retrieved May 1, 2012. 
  3. ^ "New Orleans Saints' Tyrunn Walker, Brandin Cooks hold high grades after preseason opener". nola.com. Retrieved August 11, 2014. 

External links[edit]