Herschel Walker, now 48 years old, is considered to be the best college running back in history.
Don't believe me? Just look at his stats (from 1980-82):
- 3,804 yards rushing (not including a 47-yard run nullified by a penalty against Tennessee in 1981)
- 26 catches for 243 yards and 11 touchdowns
- 49 rushing touchdowns
And this is just from his college years.
In his three seasons in the USFL, he amassed staggering numbers, including over 4,000 yards of total offense in 1985.
From the USFL, he went to the NFL, where he went to two consecutive Pro Bowls (1987, 1988).
He holds a number of spots in the record books and has had incredible careers both in football and beyond.
So, without further delay, here is a look at some of the top moments in Herschel Walker's life.