Sammy Walker (American football)

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Sammy Walker
No. 23
Position: Cornerback
Personal information
Date of birth: (1969-01-20) January 20, 1969 (age 48)
Place of birth: McKinney, Texas
Height: 5 ft 11 in (1.80 m)
Weight: 203 lb (92 kg)
Career information
High school: McKinney (TX)
College: Texas Tech
NFL Draft: 1991 / Round: 4 / Pick: 88
Career history
Career NFL statistics
Games played: 24
Games started: 5
Fumble recoveries: 1
Player stats at
Player stats at PFR

Sammy William Walker (born January 20, 1969) is a former professional American football cornerback in the National Football League. He played three seasons for the Pittsburgh Steelers (1991–1992) and the Green Bay Packers (1993–1994). He was selected by the Steelers in the fourth round of the 1991 NFL Draft. He played college football at Texas Tech University.

Walker was blinded in ninth grade, in a construction accident and had laser surgery in 1992.

Most recently he has coached indoor football from 2003–present.

He was Inducted into the Texas Track and Field Coaches Hall of Fame, Class of 2014.[1]