Walker recorded 105 tackles, one sack, four passes defended, one interception and one fumble recovery in 15 regular-season contests.
Walker played 694 defensive snaps in 2018, a notable uptick from his 115 snaps played in 2017. The second-year pro has emerged as a reliable run-stopper in Indianapolis' linebacker corps, and heads into the offseason with a solid grip on the starting middle linebacker job. He'll now shift his focus towards taking another step forward in 2019.
Walker (shoulder) was a full participant at Wednesday's practice, Andrew Walker of the team's official site reports.
Walker has been working his way back to full strength for awhile now but was finally able to avoid any limitations following Wednesday's session. In all likelihood, Walker will be ready for Saturday's game where he'll resume his work at middle linebacker.
Walker (shoulder) was a limited participant during Wednesday's return to practice, Andrew Walker of the team's official site reports.
Walker's presence on the field, albeit in a limited fashion, is a great sign for the Colts leading up to Sunday. The second-year vet donned a non-contact jersey, but there's a growing belief that he'll be available if he continues progressing well. Indianapolis will likely test Walker's limits over the next few days before deciding on any game fate. In the event he can't suit up, Ahmad Thomas is the likely candidate to step in at the middle linebacker position.
Walker (shoulder) has been downgraded to out for Sunday's matchup with the Giants.
Walker was initially given a questionable designation after being unable to practice all week. In his absence, Zaire Franklin and Najee Goode are both viable candidates to help replace him at middle linebacker.
Walker (shoulder) is officially listed as questionable for Sunday's game against the Giants.
Walker was unable to practice in any capacity this week, putting his chances of suiting up Week 16 truly up in the air. Ahmad Thomas would benefit from increased snaps if Walker were to miss any time.
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