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.
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