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Arkansas Running Back Alex Collins Ties Darren McFadden, Herschel Walker For Impressive SEC Record

On Saturday against Ole Miss, Arkansas running back Alex Collins rushed 17 times for 108 yards, putting him at 1,068 yards on the season. Last year, Collins ran for 1,100 yards, and in 2013, he hit 1,026 on the year. Three straight 1,000 yard campaigns puts him in rarefied air when it comes to the SEC. Collins is just the third player, joining fellow Razorback Darren McFadden and...
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15 days ago  |  Discuss

Alex Collins ties SEC record held by Walker and McFadden

Arkansas running back Alex Collins has been one of the best running backs in the country the last few seasons and during Saturday’s game against Ole Miss, he joined an elite set of running backs in the SEC. He rushed for 1,000 yards for the third straight season, becoming just the third person to do that in SEC history. According to CBS Sports, Collins joined former Razorback running...
Via Campus Sports Net
16 days ago  |  Discuss

Herschel Walker predicted stardom for Rams rookie

ST. LOUIS -- Herschel Walker says he predicted St. Louis Rams rookie running back Todd Gurley would be a star long before he was tearing up NFL defenses. Watching the Rams practice Tuesday, Walker judged Gurley to be a bit of a throwback in an age of specialization. "If you watch the way he runs, watch the work habits, there's a good kid who knows what he's doing," said Walker, in...
Via Fox Sports Midwest
21 days ago  |  Discuss

Herschel Walker on Robert Griffin III: ‘Send him down to Dallas’

Washington seems more than happy keeping Robert Griffin III on clipboard duty, stashed neatly on the bench this season as the team’s third-string quarterback. However, former Cowboys running back Herschel Walker has a suggestion to keep RGIII from wasting away with the team, per JP Finlay of CSN Mid-Atlantic. “If RGIII’s got nothing to do, and Mr. Snyder doesn’t mind, send...
Via Sportsnaut
27 days ago  |  Discuss

Leonard Fournette and the force-fed Heisman narrative

As a friend of mine was listening to the radio Wednesday morning, he heard one of the talk show hosts ask the question, “How can you not have Leonard Fournette on your Heisman list?” Naturally, this friend immediately sent me a text message asking me the same question, since he didn’t see Fournette’s name on my mock Heisman ballot, which included my top three choices for...
Via The Student Section
October 22, 2015  |  Discuss

Photos: Georgia Legend Herschel Walker Is Inside Sanford Stadium For Bulldogs’ Game vs. Alabama

Georgia will have one of the best players in program history cheering it on as it attempts to beat Alabama this afternoon.  Former Bulldogs’ great Herschel Walker is inside Sanford Stadium for his former program’s game against the Crimson Tide.  Earlier today, Walker made a guest appearance on the SEC Network’s pregame show, which did its broadcast from Athens, Ga.  Herschel...
Via College Spun
October 03, 2015  |  Discuss

Athens sculptor creating Herschel Walker statue

Herschel Walker is without a doubt one of the greatest players to ever take the field for the Georgia Bulldogs. He is the team’s most recent Heisman Trophy winner when he won the award in 1982. He was also a part of the 1980 national championship team in Athens. One sculptor in Athens has been working on a statue for the Georgia great. Stan Mullins is finishing up the statue and...
Via Campus Sports Net
September 23, 2015  |  Discuss

Athens Sculptor Is Crafting A Sick Herschel Walker Statue

As we all know Herschel Walker is still killing the game. The 53-year old has long been removed from wrecking linebackers and has taken up a new career as an MMA fighter. He’s in incredible shape and still believes he could play professional football — like, tomorrow. But the best memories of Walker will probably always be from his days as a Georgia Bulldog. And pretty soon,...
Via Gamedayr
September 22, 2015  |  Discuss

Leonard Fournette trucks Auburn defenders like nothing

    Have a game, Leonard Fournette. The sophomore running back exploded against Auburn on Saturday with an eye-opening performance that saw him break tackles and showcase his speed, leading to comparisons to Herschel Walker and Adrian Peterson. In the third quarter, Fournette broke a full-body tackle on a 29-yard touchdown run to make it 31-7 LSU.     That continued...
Via Larry Brown Sports
September 19, 2015  |  Discuss

Atlanta Falcons Claim They Have Room for Herschel Walker

Former NFL running back Herschel Walker recently claimed he could still play football if given the opportunity. Apparently that caught the ear of Atlanta Falcons head coach Dan Quinn who would welcome Walker to the team in a heartbeat: “He’s one of my favorite all-time players,” Quinn said, to D. Orlando Ledbetter of the Atlanta Journal Constitution. “Yeah, we have room for...
Via Sportsnaut
June 25, 2015  |  Discuss

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