Falcons select Fresno State LB Mykal Walker in 4th round

Brian Gebhardt
April 25, 2020 - 12:57 pm
Mykal Walker

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With the 119th overall pick in the 2020 NFL Draft the Atlanta Falcons selected Fresno State linebacker Mykal Walker. The First Team All-Mountain West defensive standout was used at multiple positions in 2019 including middle linebacker, outside linebacker and defensive end.

Walker is the fourth pick of the 2020 NFL Draft for the Falcons joining Clemson cornerback A.J. Terrell, Auburn defensive lineman Marlon Davidson and Temple offensive lineman Matt Hennessy.

In his two years at Fresno State Walker had one hundred and eight six total tackles, twenty two and half tackles for loss and six and a half sacks.