Bobby Walden

Robert Earl Walden
Born: March 9, 1938
Boston, GA USA
Deceased: August 27, 2018
Bainbridge, GA
Position: P
Height: 6'0"
Weight: 190
College: Georgia
High School: Cairo (GA)
Career: 1961-1977
Drafted: 1961 in Round 4, #32 overall (AFL) by the Houston Oilers

Bobby Walden played from 1961 to 1977 during his career with the Minnesota Vikings, Pittsburgh Steelers, Hamilton Tiger-Cats and Edmonton Eskimos. Walden punted 1099 times with a 42.2 yard average over his career.

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Year Team Att Comp Comp % Yds Yds/Att TDs TD % Ints Int % Long Rating
1961CFL Edmonton Eskimos11100.01313.000.000.013 118.8
1962CFL Edmonton Eskimos100.000.000.01100.00.0
1968NFL Pittsburgh Steelers100.
1970NFL Pittsburgh Steelers11100.02020.000.000.020 118.8
1971NFL Pittsburgh Steelers11100.01010.000.000.010 108.3
1972NFL Pittsburgh Steelers100.
1975NFL Pittsburgh Steelers3266.73913.000.000.020 109.7


Year Team No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
1961CFL Edmonton Eskimos451854.124 0
1962CFL Edmonton Eskimos291575.419 0
1963CFL Hamilton Tiger-Cats5142.80
1963CFL Edmonton Eskimos382.70
1964NFL Minnesota Vikings11818.018 0
1966NFL Minnesota Vikings58216.445 0
1968NFL Pittsburgh Steelers252.50
1971NFL Pittsburgh Steelers11414.014 0
1973NFL Pittsburgh Steelers100.00
1976NFL Pittsburgh Steelers372.30
1977NFL Pittsburgh Steelers100.00
CFL823644.424 0
NFL141269.045 0
Totals964905.145 0


Year Team No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
1961CFL Edmonton Eskimos3651314.229 6
1962CFL Edmonton Eskimos3344113.432 3
1963CFL Hamilton Tiger-Cats2-5-2.50
1963CFL Edmonton Eskimos34314.337 0
CFL7499213.437 9
Totals7499213.437 9


Year Team No. Yds Avg. Long PS
1961CFL Edmonton Eskimos63295346.9797
1962CFL Edmonton Eskimos40194648.6745
1963CFL Hamilton Tiger-Cats939844.2550
1963CFL Edmonton Eskimos1354341.8591
1964NFL Minnesota Vikings72334146.473
1965NFL Minnesota Vikings51214642.161
1966NFL Minnesota Vikings60246341.070
1967NFL Minnesota Vikings75311741.676
1968NFL Pittsburgh Steelers68274540.457
1969NFL Pittsburgh Steelers77325442.361
1970NFL Pittsburgh Steelers75339345.266
1971NFL Pittsburgh Steelers79345543.757
1972NFL Pittsburgh Steelers65284643.872
1973NFL Pittsburgh Steelers62254841.157
1974NFL Pittsburgh Steelers78304039.065
1975NFL Pittsburgh Steelers69271739.467
1976NFL Pittsburgh Steelers76298239.258
1977NFL Pittsburgh Steelers67248237.065

Punt Returns:

Year Team No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
1961CFL Edmonton Eskimos402807.019 0
1962CFL Edmonton Eskimos251726.922 0
1963CFL Edmonton Eskimos9283.112 0
CFL744806.522 0
Totals744806.522 0

Kick Returns:

Year Team No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
1961CFL Edmonton Eskimos1648730.457 0
1962CFL Edmonton Eskimos1434824.969 0
1963CFL Hamilton Tiger-Cats25427.028 0
CFL3288927.869 0
Totals3288927.869 0


Year Team No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
1962CFL Edmonton Eskimos11414.014 0
CFL11414.014 0
Totals11414.014 0

Defense and Fumbles:

Total Scoring:

Touchdowns Other Total
Year Team Rush Rec Punt Kick MFG Int Fum Other FG X/C Single 2Pt Saf Points
1961CFL Edmonton Eskimos060000743
1962CFL Edmonton Eskimos0300000523
1963CFL Edmonton Eskimos0000011

Playing Career:


1975 - United Press International All-Conference (2nd Team)