# Question: How Fast Is A 5 Second 40?

## How fast can average person run 40 yard dash?

Heck, the 40 yard dash is only a bit more than 36 meters, which is very short for most sprinters.

Given fast NFL players run this sub-4.5 seconds, I’m going to say 5–5.5 seconds for most “average” males, adding 0.5 seconds for most “average” females..

## How fast is a 5 second 40 yard dash?

about 16 mphIf you have a 40-yard dash time, divide it into 80 to get an approximate miles per hour speed. So, if you have a 5 second 40-yard dash, you are going about 16 mph.

## Is a 5 flat 40 good?

If you can’t dunk, the odds of you running a sub 5.0 forty are pretty much zero. It requires the same kind of fast-twitch muscles.) We rarely see any football player voluntarily admit to running over a 5.0 forty because doing so means they’re slow.

## Is a 4.9 40 yard dash fast?

What people tend to forget is that a 40-yard dash time of 4.5 or even 4.6 seconds is blistering fast. “If you have a kid that runs a legit 4.5 then he’s plenty fast enough to play Division I football,” the coach from the SEC said. “That’s still a very fast time – even for running backs.”

## What was Bo Jackson’s 40 yard dash?

4.13 secondsBo Jackson/40 yard dash timeBo Jackson joins His & Hers to share the story of when he ran the 40-yard dash at the 1986 NFL combine. Jackson says that he ran it in 4.13 seconds, not the previously recorded 4.12 time.

## What is the slowest 40 yard dash?

Josh Oglesby (Wisconsin), 2012 NFL Combine The former Wisconsin Badger offensive tackle posted a 40-yard dash time of 5.8 seconds during the 2012 NFL combine.

## Who is the slowest QB in NFL?

Tom BradyBut Tom Brady, by far and away the slowest quarterback in the NFL, goes to prove that speed is not everything in his position. The six-time Super Bowl winner looks all at sea and seems almost on the verge of tripping over his own feet as he runs a time of 5.28 back in 2000.

## Is 5.5 A good 40 yard dash?

Anything over 5.5 is not so good. This is from a coach who has timed 100’s over 20 years. Your height and weight are good but have no bearing on your 40 time. The forty is important for football and is also a measure of explosive speed.

## Is a 5.2 40 yard dash good?

Average is 5.2, good 4.9, excellent 4.6. Anything over 5.5 is not so good. This is from a coach who has timed 100’s over 20 years. Your height and weight are good but have no bearing on your 40 time.

## How fast was tyreek Hill 40 yard dash?

4.29 secondsTyreek Hill/40 yard dash time

## What would Usain Bolt’s 40 yard time be?

4.22-secondOlympic gold medalist Usain Bolt shows off his super speed as he runs the 40-yard dash at the Super Bowl, which would be a record for NFL players at the combine.

## What’s considered a fast 40 yard dash?

According to a five-year NFL combine report, wide receivers and cornerbacks had the fastest average times at 4.48, followed by running backs at 4.49.