- 8:43 am Thursday, May 29th, 2014 by Chip Towers
Herschel Walker is stepping into a new arena.
The legendary Georgia running back, who has played in NFL stadiums and has fought professionally in Mixed Martial Arts (MMA), has entered the political ring. Not as a candidate. Walker is featured in a new television spot on endorsing Republican Congressman Jack Kingston of Savannah.
Kingston is currently in a run-off with David Perdue of Sea Island for the Republican nomination for a U.S. Senate seat for Georgia. The nominee will run against Democratic nominee Michelle Nunn.
“I’ve had the great honor of representing our state and my home,” Walker, the 1982 Heisman Trophy winner, [More]