Walter Payton


Born: 7/25/1954 in Columbia, Mississippi, USA
Died: 11/1/1999
Age: 45
Cause of death: liver disease

Full name: Walter Jerry Payton
Noted For: NFL running back, member of the Chicago Bears (1975-87). Nine-time Pro Bowl player; holds all-time record for yards rushing (16,726) and combined net yards (21,803) and single-game record for yards rushing (275); enshrined in the football Hall of Fame (1993).