Currently alive, at 54 years of age.
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.