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Walker Lee Ashley

Walker Lee Ashley
No. 58, 54
Personal information
Date of birth: (1960-07-28) July 28, 1960
Place of birth: Bayonne, New Jersey
Height: 6 ft 0 in (1.83 m) Weight: 234 lb (106 kg)
Career information
High school: Jersey City (NJ) Snyder
College: Penn State
NFL Draft: 1983 / Round: 3 / Pick: 73
Debuted in 1983
Last played in 1990
Career history
Career highlights and awards
Career NFL statistics
Interceptions 2
Fumble recoveries 1
Touchdowns 1
Stats at
Stats at

Walker Lee Ashley (born July 28, 1960) is a retired American football linebacker who played in the National Football League.

College career

Ashley was a member of the 1982 Penn State National Championship team.[1]

Pro career

Ashley played linebacker for the Minnesota Vikings from 1983–1988 and again in 1990 after a one year stint with the Kansas City Chiefs in 1989.[2]


Ashley was born in Bayonne, New Jersey.[2] In 1996 Ashley was convicted of stealing $1300 in public money while working for the city of Eagan.[3]

His son, also Walker Lee Ashley, played football for the USC Trojans[4] for one season and left the program.


  1. ^ "Walker Lee Ashley Bio". Penn State Athletics. Retrieved August 5, 2014. 
  2. ^ a b "Walker Lee Ashley, LB". National Football League. Retrieved August 5, 2014. 
  3. ^ Brown, Curt (September 13, 1996). "Ex-Vikings linebacker sentenced for theft.(NEWS)". Star Tribune (Minneapolis). Retrieved August 5, 2014. (subscription required)
  4. ^ "Walker Lee Ashley Bio". USC Trojan Athletics. Retrieved August 5, 2014. 

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