If Herschel Walker really wants to play in the NFL again, there appears to be at least one team out there willing to give him a shot.
Atlanta Coach Dan Quinn was asked Tuesday at a local business association meeting if the
"Yes," the coach told the Buckhead Business Assn. "He's one of my all-time favorite players. Yeah, we have room for him.
"For him, the legacy he left at Georgia. ... He'd definitely fit in great from a competitive standpoint."
Last week, Walker said during a radio interview that he might consider a return to the NFL, after staying in shape with MMA fighting and having recently run the 40-yard dash in 4.3 seconds.
"There is not a doubt in my mind, if I played today, I can contribute to a team," Walker said on the "Boomer & Carton" radio show.
The Falcons do seem to have a void at running back, after releasing veteran
Whether that void can be filled by a guy who hasn't played in the NFL since 1997 is a topic that is surely being debated in Atlanta as we speak.