Walter Payton's Career Capsule

Full Name: Walter Jerry Payton

Birthdate: July 25, 1954

Birthplace: Columbia, MS

Died: November 1, 1999 at age of 45

High School: Columbia (MS)

Elected to Pro Football Hall of Fame: January 31, 1993

Enshrined into the Pro Football Hall of Fame: July 31, 1993

Presenter: Jarrett Payton, Walter's son

Other Members of Class of 1993: Dan Fouts, Larry Little, Chuck NollBill Walsh

Pro Career: 13 seasons, 190 games

Drafted: 1st round (4th player overall) in 1975 by Chicago Bears.

Uniform Number: #34



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