#29

Chevon Walker

Weight:

201 lbs

Height:

5' 10"

Position:

Running Back

College:

Sioux Falls

Birthdate:

May 9th, 1987

Career Years:

4

Team:

Alumni

Highlights

2012

Played 14 games, starting eight games, in his rookie season with the Tiger-Cats…spent four games on the injured list…had 118 carries for 656 rushing yards and four touchdowns…Added 27 receptions for 336 yards and four touchdowns…made CFL debut and first career start in the season-opener vs. Saskatchewan on June 29…scored first career touchdown on an 89-yard scamper vs. Saskatchewan on June 29.

Personal

Born in Montego Bay, Jamaica on May 9, 1987…son of Cassandra Stephenson…played football and ran track at Riverdale High School in Fort Myers, Florida…ran indoor track for EIU in 2008, helping the Panthers win the OVC title... his 60m time of 6.77 ranks 8th in EIU history…also ran at the 2007 SEC Outdoor Track and Field Championships with Florida, clocking in at 10.51 in the 100m sprint

College

Finished his collegiate career at Sioux Falls in 2010…led the Cougars with 891 rushing yards and 14 touchdowns in 13 games…also made 16 receptions for 138 yards and one touchdown…played two seasons (2008-09) at Eastern Illinois…ran for 691 yards and three touchdowns while catching 18 passes for 213 receiving yards…played at Florida in 2007...had five rushes for 14 yards.