Adam Walker (American football, born 1968)

Last updated
Adam Walker
Born: (1968-06-07) June 7, 1968 (age 53)
Homestead, Pennsylvania
Career information
Position(s) Running back
College University of Pittsburgh
Career history
As player
1992 Ohio Glory
1992–1995 San Francisco 49ers
1996 Philadelphia Eagles

Adam Walker (born June 7, 1968) is a former professional American football player who played running back for five seasons for the San Francisco 49ers and Philadelphia Eagles. [1]

Related Research Articles

Doak Walker Award American college football award

Since 1990 the Doak Walker Award honors the top running back in college football in the United States. It is named in honor of Doak Walker, a former running back who played for the SMU Mustangs from 1945 to 1949 and in the National Football League for the Detroit Lions from 1950 to 1955. The player is selected by the award's National Selection Committee, which consists of notable sportswriters, television commentators, analysts, radio sports personalities and former All-America and NFL All-Pro football players.

Adam Vinatieri American football placekicker

Adam Matthew Vinatieri is a former American football placekicker who played in the National Football League (NFL) for 24 seasons with the New England Patriots and Indianapolis Colts. Considered one of the greatest kickers in league history, he is the NFL's all-time leading scorer at 2,673 points. He also holds the NFL records for most field goals made (599), most postseason points (238), and most overtime field goals made (12).

Herschel Walker American football player

Herschel Walker is an American retired football player, bobsledder, sprinter, and mixed martial artist. He played college football for the University of Georgia, earned consensus All-American honors three times and won the 1982 Heisman Trophy. He is considered by many to be the greatest college football player of all time, ranked No. 1 by Bleacher Report and Sporting News, and No. 2 by ESPN. Walker began his professional football career with the New Jersey Generals of the United States Football League (USFL), before joining the Dallas Cowboys of the National Football League (NFL). In the NFL, he also played for the Minnesota Vikings, Philadelphia Eagles, and New York Giants. In 1989, Walker's name became synonymous with a trade widely considered to be the largest in league history. He was inducted into the College Football Hall of Fame in 1999.

King Power Stadium

The King Power Stadium is a football stadium in Leicester, England. It has been the home stadium of Premier League side Leicester City since 2002, and was the stage as the club were crowned Premier League champions in 2016. The all-seater stadium has a capacity of 32,261, the 20th largest football ground in England. It is named after travel retail group King Power, a company owned by the club's owners.

Doak Walker American football halfback, kicker, and punter

Ewell Doak Walker II was an American football player. He played college football as a halfback at Southern Methodist University (SMU), where he won the Heisman Trophy in 1948. Walker then played professionally in the National Football League (NFL) with the Detroit Lions for six seasons, from 1950 to 1955.

Racine Raiders American minor-league football club

The Racine Raiders is a semi-professional American football club in the Mid-States Football League, based in Racine, Wisconsin.

Delanie Walker American football tight end

Hubert Delanie Walker is an American football tight end who is a free agent. He was drafted by the San Francisco 49ers in the sixth round of the 2006 NFL Draft. He played college football at the University of Central Missouri.

Gregory Alan Lewis is an American former professional football player who was a running back for the Denver Broncos of the National Football League (NFL) for two seasons in the 1990s. He played college football with the Washington Huskies and received All-American honors and the Pacific-10 Conference offensive player of the year award in 1990. Lewis was the inaugural winner of the Doak Walker Award given to the most outstanding running back in college football.

2004 Michigan Wolverines football team American college football season

The 2004 Michigan Wolverines football team represented the University of Michigan during the 2004 NCAA Division I-A football season. The team's head football coach was Lloyd Carr. The Wolverines played their home games at Michigan Stadium. The team finished the season with an overall record 9–3 and a mark of 7–1 in Big Ten Conference play, winning its second consecutive conference title. Michigan concluded to the season with a loss to Texas in the Rose Bowl.

Adam Walker (footballer) English footballer

Adam Richard Walker is an English footballer who plays as a midfielder for Telford United.

Adam Walker may refer to:

Adam Walker (rugby league) Scotland international rugby league footballer

Adam Walker is a Scotland international rugby league prop.

Adam Brett Walker is an American football coach and former player. He played professional as a running back in the National Football League (NFL) with the Minnesota Vikings during the 1987 NFL season.

Eamonn, Irish spelling Éamonn or Éamon, is a masculine Irish given name. It is an Irish form of the English Edmund, which is derived from an Old English name containing the elements ēad and mund ("protector").

The 1947 SMU Mustangs football team was an American football team that represented Southern Methodist University (SMU) as a member of the Southwest Conference (SWC) during the 1947 college football season. In its tenth season under head coach Matty Bell, the team compiled a 9–0–2 record, won the SWC championship, outscored opponents by a total of 182 to 90, and was ranked No. 3 in the final AP Poll. The team played its home games at Ownby Stadium on the SMU campus and at the Cotton Bowl in Dallas.

Adam Thielen American football wide receiver

Adam John Thielen is an American football wide receiver for the Minnesota Vikings of the National Football League (NFL). He played college football at Minnesota State and signed with the Vikings as an undrafted free agent in 2013. Thielen holds several NFL records, including eight straight games over 100+ yards receiving, and 74 receptions in the first half of a season.

Melvin Gordon American football running back

Melvin Gordon III is an American football running back for the Denver Broncos of the National Football League (NFL). He played college football at Wisconsin, and was drafted by the San Diego Chargers in the first round of the 2015 NFL Draft.

Adam Peaty British swimmer

Adam George Peaty, is a British and English competitive swimmer who specialises in the breast stroke. He won the gold medal in the 100 metre breaststroke at the 2016 Summer Olympics, the first by a male British swimmer in 24 years, and retained the title at the 2020 Summer Olympics in 2021, the first British swimmer ever to retain an Olympic title. He is also an eight-time World Champion, a sixteen-time European Champion and a three-time Commonwealth Champion.

Bobby McCain American football player

Bobby Marcellous McCain is an American football free safety for the Washington Football Team of the National Football League (NFL). He played college football at Memphis and was drafted by the Miami Dolphins in the fifth round of the 2015 NFL Draft.

Adam Trautman is an American football tight end for the New Orleans Saints of the National Football League (NFL). He played college football at Dayton and was drafted by the Saints in the third round of the 2020 NFL Draft.

References

  1. "Adam Walker". pro-football-reference.com. Sports Reference LLC. Retrieved 22 July 2014.