The fastest 40 yard dash on record in Bo Jackson at 4.12 seconds. This however was before the NFL had official electronic timing at the NFL Scouting Combine.
The fastest on record since the official timing is held by Tennessee Titan RB Chris Johnson. His time was 4.24 seconds.
This fastest player is NOT Darrell Green.. DG ran the 40 in 4.43 seconds. Bo Jackson has the fastest 40 time ever recorded at a 4.13, making him the fastest player ever in the NFL.
The fastest man ever in the NFL should be the man that has ran the fastest 40 ever in the NFl period, not just one cerntain year alone
Terrence Tate 4.4
4.52 Dwight freeney
The "fastest man ever" title belongs to running back Bo Jackson, who ran a 4.12 second (hand timed) 40.
The fastest NFL 40 yard dash ever at the combine (rookie evaluation) was Chris Johnson from the Tennessee Titans. He ran 4.24 in 2008
Bo Jackson was 4.12
Ricky Sanders. could run 40 in 4.12.
officially the fastest time ever posted was by CB Fabian Washington 4.29 Chris Johnson's 40 time at the Combine was 4.24
No. The fastest manual timed 40 is Deangleo Hall: 4.15 The fastest auto timed 40 is Fabian Washington: 4.25 Washington's 4.25 was the fastest combine time ever. (Manual Timing is .15 - .25 seconds faster than auto timing)
Green's fastest recorded 40 time is 4.09 seconds. ------------------------- Green's fastest unrecorded 40 time is 3.81 seconds.