March 19, 2015
BRONCOS AGREE TO TERMS WITH FREE-AGENT LB REGGIE WALKER ON ONE-YEAR CONTRACT
ENGLEWOOD, Colo. — The Denver Broncos on Thursday agreed to terms with free-agent linebacker Reggie Walker on a one-year contract, Executive Vice President of Football Operations/General Manager John Elway announced.
Walker (6-0, 244 pounds) is a seventh-year player who spent his first six seasons with Arizona (2009-12) and San Diego (2013-14) after entering the NFL with the Cardinals as a college free agent from Kansas State University in 2009.
In 75 career regular-season games (6 starts), Walker totaled 73 tackles (59 solo), 3.5 sacks (33.5 yds.), one forced fumble and one fumble recovery in addition to 25 special-teams stops. He also owns five defensive tackles (3 solo) and three special-teams stops in three career postseason games played.
Walker appeared in 27 regular-season games for the Chargers during the last two seasons. He played all 16 contests, including six starts, in 2013 while racking up a career-high 36 tackles (30 solo), three sacks (25 yds.) and one fumble recovery.
In 46 career games (22 starts) at Kansas State, Walker totaled 163 tackles, five sacks, six passes defensed, three forced fumbles and one fumble recovery.
Walker was an all-conference performer in football and rugby at Grant High School in Sacramento, Calif. He was born on Dec. 15, 1986, in Fairbanks, Alaska.
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