40-Yard Dash Articles

One of the most important drills in the NFL Combine is the 40-Yard Dash. Just ask any college football player hoping to make the leap to the NFL. STACK's team of experts have developed can't-fail techniques on how to shave precious seconds off your time. From the perfect starting stance to routines designed to improve your speed, STACK's got you covered on all things 40.

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How Top NFL Wide Receiver Prospect Laquon Treadwell is Training For the NFL Draft

Ole Miss wide receiver Laquon Treadwell will more than likely be the first wide receiver selected in the 2016 NFL Draft, and for good reason. The 6-...

A Small-School Prospect Just Shattered Chris Johnson's 40-Yard Dash Record With a 4.19 at an NFL Regional Combine

photo via CumberlandsPatriots.com Wendall Williams might be the fastest NFL prospect ever. Williams, a wide receiver out of the University of t...

WATCH: Penn State Running Back Power Cleans 390 Pounds, Breaks Multiple School Records

Penn State running back Saquon Barkley had an impressive freshman season. He broke his team's freshman rushing record with 1,076 yards and tied the ...

Bo Jackson Claims That He Once Ran a 4.13 40-Yard Dash

Bo Jackson is considered one of the greatest athletes ever. But when fans hear about some of the things he used to do, it's hard for them to separat...

Iowa's Kicker Ran a Faster 40-Yard Dash Than 10 Wide Receivers and Most Quarterbacks at the NFL Combine

There's a reason you don't see many kickers at the NFL Combine. It's because teams don't really need to see how fast a kicker is, or how how many re...

Bill Belichick Is Wrong: Here's Why Combine Training Makes You a Better Football Player

If you haven't yet heard Bill Belichick's thoughts on combine training, here's the gist: He thinks it's a gigantic waste of time. Last week on NESN, t...

WATCH: Pro Bodybuilders Challenge NFL Players to a Race, Injuries Ensue

NFL Combine athletes put up eye-popping numbers in the 40-Yard Dash. The fastest players routinely clock in under the 4.4-second mark. Even the ...

6-Exercise Strength Workout to Speed Up Your 40-Yard Dash

What's your 40? this is a wildly popular question among scholastic aged athletes today. Speed is made up of two components stride frequency and stride...

The Training Behind Braxton Miller's Jaw-Dropping Spin Move

If there were any doubt about whether former Ohio State quarterback Braxton Miller could make an impact at his new hybrid H-back/wide receiver positio...

Football Players: Run a Faster 40-Yard Dash with This 2-Week Strategy

The 40-Yard Dash is an opportunity to show off your speed. On testing day before the start of football camp, you need to be ready to unleash your fast...

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