Walt Corey

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Walt Corey
No. 56
Personal information
Date of birth: (1938-05-09) May 9, 1938 (age 76)
Place of birth: Latrobe, Pennsylvania
Career information
College: Miami (FL)
Undrafted in 1960
Debuted in 1960
Last played in 1966
Career history
Career highlights and awards
  • AFL Champion, 1966
  • AFL All-Star, 1963
Career NFL statistics
Games played 69
Interceptions 4
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Stats at NFL.com

Walter Martin Corey (born May 9, 1938 in Latrobe, Pennsylvania) is a former professional American football linebacker. He played college football for the University of Miami.

In 1960, Corey came to the American Football League's Dallas Texans as an undrafted linebacker. He went on to star for the Texans and the Kansas City Chiefs, with whom he was an AFL All-Star in 1963.

Corey later held assistant coaching positions with several teams, including the Buffalo Bills from 1987-1994 under head coach Marv Levy. Corey was Buffalo's defensive coordinator for Buffalo's four consecutive AFC Championship teams from 1990-1993. He was also the defensive line coach in New Orleans during the Mike Ditka era 1997-1999. He was Defensive Coordinator/Linebackers coach of the Memphis Maniax of the XFL.[1][2]

See also[edit]


  1. ^ "A Glimpse Inside Paris Lenon". Retrieved October 15, 2014. 
  2. ^ "Football Operations". all-xfl.com. Retrieved October 15, 2014. 

External links[edit]

  • "Walt Corey". Kansas City Ambassadors. Retrieved October 15, 2009. 
Sporting positions
Preceded by
Kansas City Chiefs Defensive Backs Coach
Succeeded by
Doug Graber

Bud Carson

Preceded by
Dan Daniel
Kansas City Chiefs Defensive Coordinators
Succeeded by
John Paul Young
Preceded by
Herb Paterra
Buffalo Bills Defensive Coordinators
Succeeded by
Wade Phillips