Devon belongs to a family of footballers; his father played in the NFL 11 years and started for the Cowboys in the 1996 Super Bowl. Devon’s NFL career began in 2014 where he was the 174th draft pick (5th round) by the New York Giants. Devon’s NFL career progressed quickly, he earned a starting spot his rookie season and was voted NFC Defensive Player of Week December 7, 2014. DK has started for the Giants every year of his career thus far. He is known for his versatility and ability to play as a linebacker and defensive end. Devon was chosen to be the NFLPA rep for the 2016 and 2017 seasons by his Giant teammates and was voted team captain for two games in 2018 and 17.