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Walter Payton (1953–1999)

Walter Payton, nicknamed "Sweetness, " is 2nd on the NFL's All time rushing list. His playing career lasted from 1975 to 1987. In those years, he amassed 16,026 rushing yards. He made a few appearances on television (as a guest star), but he was known as a profoundly personal man. See full bio »

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Known For

Saturday Night Live
Saturday Night Live Himself - Co-Host / Michael Jackson / Various
(1987)
Soul Train
Soul Train Guest
(1973)
NFL Monday Night Football
NFL Monday Night Football Himself - Chicago Bears Running Back
(1975-1987)
The NFL on CBS
The NFL on CBS Himself - Chicago Bears Running Back / Himself - Chicago Bears Running back
(1975-1985)

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 1973 Soul Train (TV Series)
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- Dance Contest Show: The Sylvers (1973) ... Guest
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Personal Details

Other Works:

TV commercial for Diet Coke (1985)

Publicity Listings:

3 Print Biographies | 2 Articles | 8 Magazine Cover Photos | See more »

Alternate Names:

Walter J. Payton

Height:

5' 10" (1.78 m)
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Trivia:

Appeared on "Soul Train" while in High School. See more »

Nickname:

Sweetness

Star Sign:

Leo

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