Tyrunn Walker

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Tyrunn Walker
No. 93 Detroit Lions
Position: Defensive tackle
Personal information
Date of birth: (1990-03-18) March 18, 1990 (age 25)
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: 2012
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 lineman for the Detroit Lions of the National Football League (NFL). 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.

Detroit Lions[edit]

On March 12, 2015, Walker signed a one-year contract with the Detroit Lions.[3]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Tyrunn Walker Statistics". sports-reference.com. 
  2. ^ "Saints Announce 2012 Rookie Free Agent Class". neworleanssaints.com. April 30, 2012. Retrieved May 1, 2012. 
  3. ^ Twentyman, Tim. "Lions sign defensive tackle Tyrunn Walker". DetroitLions.com. Retrieved 13 March 2015. 

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