BIOGRAPHY: Full-time starter the past two seasons after seeing extensive action with the first team early in his Oklahoma career. Senior-year totals included 47 tackles and two pass break-ups after 30/3/9 as a junior when he was an All-Conference selection.
POSITIVES: Nice-sized cover corner with a good head for the position. Quickly locates the pass in the air, shows a burst of closing speed to the play, and possesses solid ball skills in coverage. Fluid turning his hips when transitioning to run with opponents and gets his head back around to locate the pass downfield. Collapses from the outside defending the run and has picked up the physical nature of his game.
NEGATIVES: Lacks deep speed and beaten by fast opponents. At times struggles with his back to the ball. Has a history of shoulder injuries.
ANALYSIS: Walker possesses the skills necessary to be used in nickel packages at the next level. He.s better off in a system where he's facing the action.