Herschel Walker is an American politician. He is a former football running back, bobsledder, and mixed martial artist. He is considered one of the greatest college football players of all time.
Herschel was born on March 3, 1962, in Wrightsville, Georgia. he is one of his parent’s 7 children. He attended JJohnson County High School.
He played college football for the University of Georgia. Walker was selected in the 5th round of the 1985 NFL Draft. He was inducted into the College Football Hall of Fame in 1999.
Walker began his professional football career in 1983 with the New Jersey Generals (1983-1985). He also played for Dallas Cowboys (1986–1989), Minnesota Vikings (1989–1991), Philadelphia Eagles (1992–1994), New York Giants (1995), and Dallas Cowboys (1996–1997).
Walker is a Republican. After his football career, he is currently involved in politics. He is a nominee in the 2022 United States Senate election in Georgia, challenging incumbent Democratic Senator Raphael Warnock.
Herschel Walker Wife
Herschel Walker was married to Cindy DeAngelis Grossman. They were married for 19 years (1983-2002).
Herschel and Cindy had a son tohgether.