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.
Jahri Evans recaps the New Orleans Saints vs Detroit Lions game on Sunday, October 19, 2014. Video by Alex Restrepo. (New Orleans Saints video)
The New Orleans Saints controlled most of the game against the Detroit Lions, but two late touchdown passes from Lions quarterback Matthew Stafford help lift the Lions over the Saints. Lions just win 24-23.
New Orleans Saints senior writer John DeShazier recaps the team's loss to the Detroit Lions on Sunday, October 19, 2014. Video by Alex Restrepo (New Orleans Saints video)
Drew Brees recaps the New Orleans Saints vs Detroit Lions game on Sunday, October 19, 2014. Video by Alex Restrepo. (New Orleans Saints video)