Derel
Walker
#87 Wide Receiver
Derel
Walker
#87 Wide Receiver
Height 6'2
Weight 188 lbs
Birth Date (Age) 1991-06-29 (27)
Born Hillsboro, TX
School Texas A&M
INT / NAT INT
Receptions 51
Yards 875
Touchdowns 8
Average 17.2

CFL: 5

Argos: 1

Acquired: Signed as a free agent February 14, 2019

2018: Played 11 games, for Edmonton. Finished with 51 catches for 875 yards and eight touchdowns. Caught a 101-yard TD pass in Week One against Winnipeg. Had two games of over 100 receiving yards. Scored two TDs versus Hamilton on August 23rd. Suffered season-ending knee injury in the Labour Day Classic against Calgary. Named a West Division All-Star for the third time.

2017: Played eight games. Began the season with the Tampa Bay Buccaneers before returning to play against Calgary on September 9th. Finished with 48 catches for 634 yards and a pair of TDs. Recorded two 100-yard games. Playoffs: Had six catches for 51 yards at Winnipeg in the West Semi-Final, then six catches for 112 yards plus a touchdown at Calgary in the West Final.

2016: Played 18 games. Set career highs with 109 catches for 1,589 yards and ten touchdowns. Recorded seven games with over 100 receiving yards. Named CFL West and CFL All-Star, each for the second time. Playoffs: Had three catches for 40 yards in East Semi-Final at Hamilton. Caught six passes for 96 yards in East Final at Ottawa.

2015: Played 12 games. Finished with 89 catches for 1,110 yards and six TDs. Named the CFL’s Most Outstanding Rookie. Named CFL West and CFL All-Star. Playoffs: In the West Final against Calgary he had 11 catches for 125 yards and a TD. 103rd Grey Cup: Had four catches for 56 yards in Edmonton’s 26-20 win over Ottawa.

2014: Signed by the Tennessee Titans as an undrafted free agent. Waived on August 25th.

College: Played two seasons at Trinity Valley Community College…Played two seasons at Texas A&M (2012-13). In his senior season he caught 51 passes for 818 yards with five TDs.

Personal: Attended Hillsboro High School. Member of the football, baseball, and track teams.

Seasons

Receiving

YEAR TEAM GP REC YDS YAC TD AVG LG
2015
EDM 12 89 1110 - 6 12.5 62
2016
EDM 18 109 1589 662 10 14.6 104
2017
EDM 8 48 634 241 2 13.2 47
2018
EDM 11 51 875 332 8 17.2 101
Total
49 297 4208 1235 26 14.2 104

Rushing

YEAR TEAM GP CAR YDS TDS AVG LG
2015
EDM 12 1 8 0 8.0 8
2016
EDM 18 1 17 0 17.0 17
2017
EDM 8 2 13 1 6.5 11
2018
EDM 11 1 -4 0 -4.0 -4
Total
49 5 34 1 6.8 17

Game Log

Receiving

DATE WEEK OPP REC YDS TD AVG LG
06-14
1 WPG 8 176 1 22.0 101
06-22
2 HAM 6 56 1 9.3 14
06-29
3 BC 5 67 0 13.4 25
07-07
4 TOR 4 51 1 12.8 24
07-13
5 TOR 4 36 0 9.0 13
07-26
7 MTL 4 77 1 19.3 36
08-02
8 SSK 6 154 1 25.7 61
08-09
9 BC 5 117 1 23.4 51
08-18
10 MTL 5 82 0 16.4 34
08-23
11 HAM 4 59 2 14.8 36
09-03
12 CGY 0 0 0 0.0 0
Total
51 875 8 16.6 395

Rushing

DATE WEEK OPP CAR YDS TD AVG LG
06-14
1 WPG 1 -4 0 -4.0 -4
06-22
2 HAM 0 0 0 0.0 0
06-29
3 BC 0 0 0 0.0 0
07-07
4 TOR 0 0 0 0.0 0
07-13
5 TOR 0 0 0 0.0 0
07-26
7 MTL 0 0 0 0.0 0
08-02
8 SSK 0 0 0 0.0 0
08-09
9 BC 0 0 0 0.0 0
08-18
10 MTL 0 0 0 0.0 0
08-23
11 HAM 0 0 0 0.0 0
09-03
12 CGY 0 0 0 0.0 0
Total
1 -4 0 -4.0 -4