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Herschel Walker: Can still play in NFL

Updated: April 25, 2014, 5:29 PM ET
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An NFL running back at 52 years old? 

Herschel Walker says it wouldn't be a problem for him.

"I can play in the NFL today," Walker told USA Today Sports. "I couldn't take every snap. But running backs nowadays don't play every down. Now they send in the choir section.

"Physically, I can still do it."

Walker, who said he's busy with several business ventures, isn't thinking of a comeback.

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