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DeMarcus Walker eager to pull his new weight in Year 2

 

June 6, 2018

ENGLEWOOD, Colo. (AP) - The Denver Broncos mandated DeMarcus Walker bulk up this offseason. That was a big weight off his mind.

As a rookie last season, Walker slimmed down to about 238 pounds in order to be more of an outside pass rushing threat. This season, he's back at 280 and playing inside along the defensive line.

He feels this should tip the scales back in his favor. After all, it's a similar weight from when he flourished at Florida State and became a second-round pick.

"Knowing what weight to play at, what I'm playing - smooth sailing," Walker said. "Just do my job and get better...



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