The Seahawks updates Kenneth Walker III injury status

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Kenneth Walker III (born October 20, 2000) is an American football running back for the National Football League’s Seattle Seahawks (NFL).

Injury Reports Seahawks’ Kenneth Walker III

Injury Reports Kenneth Walker


Injury status: Active

UPDATE (Jan. 14): According to John Boyle of the Seahawks’ official site, Walker (ankle) is not listed as questionable for Saturday’s wild-card game against the 49ers in San Francisco.

UPDATE (Jan. 08): Walker (ankle/illness) is listed as questionable for Sunday’s game against the Rams, according to Gregg Bell of The Tacoma News Tribune.

UPDATE (Jan. 05): Walker (ankle/illness) did not practice Wednesday, according to Bob Condotta of The Seattle Times.

UPDATE (Jan. 01): Walker (ankle) is expected to play and should have “fresh legs” for Sunday’s game against the Jets, according to Curtis Crabtree of Fox 13 Seattle.

UPDATE (DEC. 23): Walker (ankle/back) is expected to play Saturday against Kansas City, according to Michael-Shawn Dugar of The Athletic.

UPDATE (DEC. 22): Walker (ankle) did not participate in Wednesday’s practice, according to John Boyle of the Seahawks’ official website.

UPDATE (DEC. 18): Walker rushed 12 times for 47 yards and caught four of five targets for 32 yards in Thursday night’s 21-13 loss to the 49ers.

UPDATE (Dec. 15): Kenneth Walker (ankle) is listed as questionable for Thursday’s game against San Francisco, according to Brady Henderson of

Walker’s return to full participation in practice He appears to be on track to play on Tuesday, so he may be closer to “probable” if that injury designation still existed.

Head coach Pete Carroll said Wednesday that the rookie running back looked good in practice, but the team’s decision to list him as questionable means fantasy owners should double-check that Walker isn’t listed among Seattle’s inactives before Thursday’s 8:20 p.m. ET kickoff.

The final injury report shows Walker with no game designation less than an hour after head coach Pete Carroll said he would be listed as questionable.

While Walker was out, Travis Homer played 91 percent of the offensive snaps in a 30-24 loss to Carolina last week, but he only carried nine times for 26 yards and caught two passes for eight yards.

About Kenneth Walker III

No. 9 – Seattle Seahawks
Position: Running back
Personal information
Born: October 20, 2000 (age 22)
Arlington, Tennessee
Height: 5 ft 9 in (1.75 m)
Weight: 211 lb (96 kg)
Career information
High school: Arlington (Arlington, Tennessee)
  • Wake Forest (2019–2020)
  • Michigan State (2021)
NFL Draft: 2022 / Round: 2 / Pick: 41
Career history
Roster status: Active