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Walker, Herschel

Born: 1962 AD
Currently alive, at 54 years of age.
Nationality: American
Categories: Football Player

1962 – Born in Wrightsville, Georgia on the 3rd of March.


1980 – Walker’s freshman season is widely regarded as one of the best seasons ever by a first-year player.

 

1982 – He played running back for the University of Georgia, where he was an All-American and won the Heisman Trophy.
 

1983 – He signed with the New Jersey Generals.

         – He began play with the Generals, winning the USFL rushing title in both 1983 and 1985 and in the latter year also gaining over 4,000 yards.

1985 – He holds the Pro Football Record for Single-Season Rushing Yards with 2411 yards.

         – He holds the Pro Football Record for Single-Season Rushing Yards with 2411 yards.

 

1986-1989 – Running back for Dallas Cowboys.

 

         – Running back for Minnesota Vikings.

 

1991-1995 – Running back for Philadelphia Eagles.

 

         – Running back for New York Giants.

 

         – Set record for career yards gained in professional football , breaking Walter Payton’s record of 21,803 yards.