ATLANTA — Former NFL superstar Herschel Walker told FOX News that he is considering a run for Georgia’s Senate in 2022.
“My family, we’re still going through this process of praying and really considering it. And at the same time, I take it very serious. And people want me to decide, like, right now. And I said, ‘guys, I want to take my time because this is a very serious, serious thing.’ But I will tell you this. Hershel Walker believes in God. I believe in this country. I believe in the people. And I’m going to fight for the people of Georgia if I run so just stay tuned. And I tell you what, it’s going to be exciting,” Walker said.
“I’m going to fight for the people of Georgia so just stay tuned,” he said. “I believe in a constitutions that is something special.
Walker’s stance as a Black conservative and Republican have been well documented in recent years.
Walker and Trump have been friends for many years – dating to Walker’s professional football days with the United States Football League’s New Jersey Generals — owned by Trump.
In 2016, he supported Donald Trump’s presidential campaign.