What does track have to do with NFL?

Florida's Joe Haden is considered by most to be the best cornerback in the draft. But he hurt himself by running a 4.6 forty at the combine. Deion Sanders said his get-off wasn't good. A lot of players are being coached by track athletes on technique for running faster. What does track technique have to do with playing football? Nothing. If Haden slips in the first round, the Jets should trade up.


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