News

Print
RSS

Packers sign WR Walker to practice squad

Posted Oct 16, 2013

The Green Bay Packers have signed WR Tyrone Walker to the practice squad. The transaction was announced Wednesday by Executive Vice President, General Manager and Director of Football Operations Ted Thompson.

Walker, a 5-foot-10, 191-pound rookie out of Illinois State, entered the league with the Packers as a non-drafted free agent in May 2013 and was with Green Bay during the preseason. He was also on the Seattle Seahawks’ practice squad for one game this season. Walker finished his career at Illinois State as the school’s all-time leader in receptions (250), receiving yards (3,565) and receiving touchdowns (32). He will wear No. 83 for the Packers.

 
blog comments powered by Disqus

You May Also Be Interested in...

Recent Videos

  • Prospect Primer: Rashaan Evans, LB, Alabama

    (1:49) Posted 2 hours ago

    Was a full-time starter for just one season, spending three years playing behind several Crimson Tide linebackers who were top NFL draft picks.

  • Packers Unscripted: Catching up

    (22:15) Posted 2 hours ago

    Mike and Wes return with a discussion of the changes to the Packers' roster over the past couple of months, plus their thoughts on the 2018 schedule.

  • Prospect Primer: Duke Dawson, CB, Florida

    (1:31) Posted 21 hours ago

    Dawson is the god-brother of former Packers safety Nick Collins. Both hail from Cross City, Fla., and starred at Dixie County High School.