NFL Legend Herschel Walker Wins MMA DebutCategory: MMA
In Herschel Walker’s MMA debut, he faced Greg Nady in the undercard for Strikeforce: Miami held on January 30, 2010 at the BankAtlantic Center in Sunrise, Florida, USA.
Via TKO, Walker stopped Greg Nady with a flurry of punches in the 3rd Round. Thus started Walker’s foray into the world of mixed-martial arts.
Herschel Walker is a former professional football running back in the National Football League (NFL) for the Dallas Cowboys, Minnesota Vikings, Philadelphia Eagles, and the New York Giants. He was a Heisman Trophy awardee in college playing for the University of Georgia in 1982. On the Fox Sports Net show Sports List, Walker was named the best college football running back of all time, and was selected as the third greatest player in college football history by ESPN.
Despite being aged 47, he was signed by MMA promotion Strikeforce to compete in their heavyweight division in September 2009.
His successful debut against 25 years old Nady proves that age doesn’t matter for him.
Here’s the Herschel Walker fight video against Greg Nady:
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