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Lions sign Fluellen, put Walker on IR

ALLEN PARK, Mich. (AP) -- The Detroit Lions have signed defensive tackle Andre Fluellen and put defensive tackle Tyrunn Walker on injured reserve. Walker is out for the season because of a dislocated ankle and broken leg, and the Lions confirmed Wednesday they have signed Fluellen. The 30-year-old Fluellen has played off and on for the Lions since they drafted him in the third round...
Via Fox Sports Detroit
October 07, 2015  |  Discuss

Report: Tyrunn Walker to go on IR after surgery on broken fibula

When the Detroit Lions lost All-Pro defensive tackle Ndamukong Suh in free agency last spring, Tyrunn Walker was one of the players the team picked up to help fill the void. Walker turned out to be one of Detroit's pleasant surprises, but his first season with the Lions has come to a premature end.Walker will undergo season-ending surgery after breaking his fibula against the Seattle...
Via Fox Sports
October 07, 2015  |  Discuss

Lions Placing DT Tyrunn Walker On Season-Ending I.R.

Ian Rapoport of NFL Media reports that the Lions are placing DT Tyrunn Walker on season-ending injured reserve Tuesday with a broken fibula. However, Rapoport adds that the Lions expect Walker to a make full recovery. It was clear that Walker had sustained a very serious injury, as ESPN wouldn’t show a reply of the injury during last night’s telecast. Lions HC Jim Caldwell...
Via NFL Trade Rumors
October 06, 2015  |  Discuss

WATCH: Detroit Lions DL Tyrunn Walker Suffers Gruesome Leg Injury During Monday Night's Game

The Detroit Lions lost more than just the game against the Seattle Sehawks Monday night. During a Seattle running play late in the game Seahawks guard J.R. Sweezy went low on Lions defensive lineman Tyrunn Walker. The end result was not pretty. Walker is wearing No. 93 and is playing around the middle of the line. You can see where his body turns as he is rolled up on and hits...
Via FatManWriting
October 06, 2015  |  Discuss

Lions DT Tyrunn Walker loves the bull rush: 'It works for me, man'

Defensive tackle Tyrunn Walker has been trying to perfect his bull rush for a while now.  Before signing with the Detroit Lions in free agency this offseason, Walker worked with New Orleans Saints defensive line coach Bill Johnson on the move. Since then, Lions defensive line coach Kris Kocurek has helped him spice it up. "Coach Johnson was great at showing me the bull," Walker...
Via Fox Sports
August 25, 2015  |  Discuss

WATCH: Detroit Lions Defensive Linemen Ezekial Ansah and Tyrunn Walker Swallow Robert Griffin III

Poor RG3. He very well may be the best quarterback in the NFL, but if he doesn't ever get any time to prove it no one other than him will ever know it. The Detroit Lions certainly were not going to give him much time to do so Thursday night during preseason action.If he wasn't getting paid so much more than me I'd almost feel sorry for him.Read more »
Via FatManWriting
August 20, 2015  |  Discuss

Detroit Lions: Meet the 2015 draft class- part 2

Detroit Lions 2015 draft class: 4-7 Link for part 1 at the bottom of the page ________________________________________________________________________________ Draft profile The Lions drafted a second DT from Auburn in recent years. Funny enough, this pick comes right after the departure of the other one, Nick Fairly. The Lions did add Tyrunn Walker from F.A. earlier this year and...
May 04, 2015  |  Discuss

Detroit Lions: Mock Draft 2.0

With only 17 days left until the 2015 NFL draft, things are starting to take shape. More and more prospects continue to visit the Detroit Lions’ camp, and it seems like the front-office has a strong sense of what positions they need to fill, and who they really like. As always though, here are some things to keep in mind: The Lions will pick 23rd in the 1st round, and are missing...
April 13, 2015  |  Discuss

Hurray, the Lions have signed a Defensive Tackle!!!

Newest Lion #75 Tryunn Walker   You won’t see us here at The Majors Detroit jumping up and down with this signing, but the Lions have agreed to a 1-year deal with free agent Defensive Tackle Tyrunn Walker. The deal will be worth $1.75 million dollars with a $750k bonus. Walker will be only 25 years old next season and only has 23 games under his belt in two seasons of work for...
Via The Majors Detroit
March 12, 2015  |  Discuss

Saints letting Tyrunn Walker test market

This below makes sense because the minimum tender is around $1.5 million and there’s no way the Saints can afford to pay a reserve lineman that much. Losing Walker would be a bummer, though. As an undrafted rookie he has exceeded expectations and has been a rare bright spot as a developing reserve. The guy can play inside, outside, rush the passer and play the run a little bit...
Via The Saints Nation
March 06, 2015  |  Discuss

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