Early Life/ Struggle
Shortly after he graduated, Walker began his college career. Herschel Walker attended the University of Georgia, where he gained the title of being a three-title All-American. In 1982, he won the Heisman trophy and Maxwell Award. He was the only player in NCAA history to finish top 3 in all three of his college seasons
Later in life Herschel first joined the USFL, then he was drafted into the NFL. Walker played for many teams in the league, to name a few: Dallas Cowboys, Minnesota Vikings, Philadelphia Eagles, New York Giants, and a second time around at the Dallas Cowboys, where he retired at the end of his 1997 season.