Joe Walker (American football)

Joe Walker
No. 59Philadelphia Eagles
Position: Linebacker
Personal information
Date of birth:

December 1992 (age 2324)

Place of birth: Palos Verdes, California
Height: 6 ft 2 in (1.88 m)
Weight: 236 lb (107 kg)
Career information
High school: Palos Verdes (CA)
College: Oregon
NFL Draft: 2016 / Round: 7 / Pick: 251
Career history
Roster status: Injured reserve
Career NFL statistics
Player stats at

Joe Walker (born December 11, 1992) is an American football linebacker for the Philadelphia Eagles of the National Football League (NFL). He played college football at Oregon.

College career

Walker led the Ducks in tackles in 2015, having started all but 5 games since the 2013 Alamo Bowl. He collected 203 career tackles in three season at Oregon, and 102 more during one season at junior college. He had many dynamic plays on the Ducks' fast-paced defense, including 2 fumbles recovered for touchdowns.

Professional career

Walker was taken with the 251st pick in round 7 by the Philadelphia Eagles.[1] He signed a 4-year deal on May 4, 2016. On August 18, 2016, Walker tore his ACL in a preseason game against the Pittsburgh Steelers, effectively ending his season. [2] On August 28, 2016, Walker was placed on injured reserve.[3]


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