2014 – Played and started in 12 games … missed the New Mexico game due to injury … recorded 46 total tackles, including 27 unassisted … had 3.5 tackles for loss and a quarterback sack … had two pass breakups and a forced fumble … recorded one fumble, returning it 60 yards for a touchdown against Western Michigan in the bowl game … the fumble-return touchdown came in the fourth quarter and gave the Falcons a two-touchdown lead … four tackles vs. Colorado State ... nine tackles and two tackles for loss vs. Nevada ... three tackles and a TFL vs. Utah State ... season-best seven tackles and a sack vs. Navy ... four tackles and a forced fumble vs. Boise State ... five tackles and a pass breakup at Georgia State ... moved from safety to OLB during the spring.
2013 - Played in 12 games, starting the last eight ... second on the team in tackles with 91 ... had 4.5 tackles for loss and 2.0 sacks ... recorded a new career high in tackles in two straight games, averaging 12.5 per game ... career-high 13 tackles and a sack vs. UNLV ... then-career-high 12 tackles at New Mexico ... also forced a fumble ... six tackles vs. Army ... team-best-tying nine tackles and a TFL vs. Notre Dame ... team-best-tying 11 tackles and a fumble recovery vs. SDSU ... 10 tackles at Nevada in his first-career start not as the nickel back ... nine tackles, a TFL, a forced fumble and a pass breakup vs. Wyoming ... tied for the team-lead with 10 tackles at Boise State ... also had a tackle for loss of three yards at BSU ... recorded four tackles vs. Utah State, including his first-career sack for 16 yards and a forced fumble.
2012 – Played in all 13 games … recorded 11 total tackles and a forced fumble … recorded two special teams tackles … season-best three tackles vs. Hawaii … recorded two tackles each vs. Nevada, San Diego State and Rice … forced fumble was against Nevada.
High School – Lettered three years in football and basketball and one year in track … earned the Atlanta Falcons Community Captain award his senior year … won his school’s Wendy’s Heisman Award as a senior … two-time all-county honorable mention selection as a safety … honorable mention all-county in basketball … shares a record for making five or more three-pointers in a game in three or more games … high school football coach was Kevin Maloof.
Personal – Son of Dexter and Sandra P. Walker … one of three children … member of cadet squadron 21 … majoring in management … completed a astronautical engineering class last summer and was the assistant flight commander for survival training last summer … completed Operation Air Force in the summer of 2014 … completed survival training in the summer of 2013 and took a class in chemistry … would like to get into coaching someday.
Walker's Career Statistics