Ted Ginn Jr. to Race in 40-Yard Dash Tournament Featuring NFL Players

By Kevin Harrish on May 24, 2019 at 12:53 pm
Ted Ginn Jr. is going to race.
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Ted Ginn Jr. is getting his wish.

About a week ago, Ginn boldly claimed himself the fastest receiver in the NFL and offered a standing $10,000 bet for anyone wishing to race him – anytime, anywhere.

Now Ginn will get a chance to prove his speed in 40 Yards of Gold, a 40-yard dash tournament featuring the fastest players in football, as voted on by fans. The contestants will run parallel 40-yard dashes in a bracket-style competition.

Here's a list of some of the NFL players who will be competing:


It all goes down on June 29th

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Former Buckeye linebacker Jerome Baker is also among the list of contestants fans can vote for to appear in the competition. The top-8 on each side of the ball are guaranteed to run in the competition.

The event will take place on June 29 with opening round matchups beginning on May 26.

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