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Herschel Walker to make MMA debut in Jan.

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SUNRISE, Fla. (AP)

Herschel Walker will make his mixed martial arts debut next month. The 1982 Heisman Trophy winner will face an opponent to be announced as part of a fight card at the Florida Panthers' arena on Jan. 30. Walker recently entered a 12-week training camp in San Jose, Calif., after signing a multi-fight contract with promoter Strikeforce. The former NFL running back holds a fifth-degree black belt in Tae Kwon Do.

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