Who is the fastest man in the NFL? The answer to that question is pretty hard to quantify but thankfully this weekend’s “40 Yards of Gold” contest will help clarify the debate.
On Saturday, June 29th Retired wide receiver Chad Johnson will be hosting the $1 Million 40 yard dash contest that will feature some of the biggest names in football.
The tournament will be split between players on offense and defense facing off against each other and the winner of each side will meet in the finals for the coveted $1 million grand prize.
In the offensive bracket, the eight competitors are Ted Ginn Jr., Jacoby Ford (free agent), Alvin Kamara (New Orleans Saints), Robby Anderson (New York Jets), Marquise Goodwin (San Francisco 49ers), Kevin Snead (New York Giants). Jeff Badet (Minnesota Vikings), and Richie James (San Francisco 49ers).
And in the defensive bracket, the competitors will be Donte Jackson (Carolina Panthers), Trae Waynes (Minnesota Vikings), Dominique Rodgers-Cromartie (Washington Redskins),Rashard Robinson (free agent), John Franklin III (Chicago Bears), Jalen Myrick (free agent), and Charles James II (free agent).
Here are the odds for the event.
The “40 Yards of Gold” tournament is taking place in June 29 at the BB&T Center in Sunrise, Fla. and the event will be broadcast on pay-per-view for $39.95 on Fite TV