Walter Jerry Payton was a running back for the Chicago Bears in the National Football League for 13 seasons. He was an American professional football player. He is widely regarded as one of the greatest football players of all time and is called Sweetness.
Walter Payton’s children: Jarrett Payton, Brittney Payton
Jarrett Walter Payton is a former American football running back. He is the son of Walter Payton. Payton was previously signed as an undrafted free agent by the National Football League’s Tennessee Titans. Payton also played for the Montreal Alouettes and Toronto Argonauts.
Payton played high school soccer and football at St. Viator High School. In his first two years of high school, he opted for soccer and earned All-State player honors.
As a senior in high school Payton accounted for 2,842 all-purpose yards while playing quarterback, tailback, and wide receiver (passed for 1,088 yards and rushed for another 1,345 yards).
He was rated the No. 58 overall prospect in the nation by The Sporting News and named the No. 5 athlete in the Midwest Region by PrepStar.
Brittney Payton is known for The Rookie Handbook (2016), Chicago’s Best (2010), and WGN Morning News (1994). She has been married to Jordan Benson since July 2013. They have two children.