Signed by Saints, 5/17/14…Placed on reserve/retired, 5/20/14…Four-year letterman had 58 tackles (43 solo), two tackles for a loss, four passes defensed and one forced fumble in 32 games with three starts…As a junior, started all 11 games recording 76 tackles (51 solo), one tackle for a loss, 17 passes defensed, five interceptions, one of which was returned for a touchdown, one forced fumble and two fumble recoveries…After starting his first two games as a senior at strong safety, suffered a C3 and C4 vertebrae injury that left him paralyzed from the neck down…Following extensive rehabilitation, returned to Tulane in the fall of 2013 to classes and as an ever-present supporter of his teammates, a testament to his determination and resilience...Graduated from Tulane with a bachelor’s degree in cell and molecular biology…Received the 2013 Disney Spirit Award, an honor given annually by Disney Sports to college football’s most inspirational figure…Prepped at Destrehan (La.) HS…Named All-District (5A) while guiding the Wildcats to two state championships…Helped Wildcats go a combined 29-0 during final two prep campaigns…Devon Palmer Walker was born Nov. 29, 1990 in Metairie, La.
Minnesota Vikings head coach Mike Zimmer and quarterback Teddy Bridgewater discuss their Week 3 loss to the New Orleans Saints and how the team will move forward after starting QB Matt Cassel's injury.
Jimmy Graham speaks with reporters after the New Orleans Saints game against the Minnesota Vikings on Sunday, September 21, 2014. Video by Justin Stout (Video property of New Orleans Saints)
Drew Brees passed for 293 yards and two touchdowns to lead the New Orleans Saints to a 20-9 victory over the Minnesota Vikings.
New Orleans Saints senior writer John DeShazier and Sean Kelley recap the team's win against the Minnesota Vikings on Sunday, September 21, 2014. Video by Ashley Amoss (Video property of New Orleans Saints)