There are quite a few things that NFL scouts are concerned about when it comes to Jadeveon Clowney. From his worth ethic—which was described as "OK" by his former college coach Steve Spurrier recently—to his relatively underwhelming 2013 season, Clowney has been picked apart in recent months and will continue to be picked apart by teams who hold a slot at the top of the 2014 NFL Draft.
One thing NFL teams won't have to worry about when it comes to Clowney, though, is his speed. He just ran the 40-yard dash at the NFL Combine, and he's fast. Real fast. Hell, he runs almost as fast as he drives! Here's the proof:
Does this erase all of the concerns that NFL scouts have about Clowney? No. But it does make it easier to overlook some of them.
Go watch that video above again and tell us that you wouldn't want Clowney playing for your team. We dare you.
So it sounds like Clowney isn't quite as fast as we thought he was:
UPDATE: Jadeveon Clowney's 40-yard dash officially clocked in at 4.53, according to multiple sources.— SportsCenter (@SportsCenter) February 24, 2014
But he's still pretty damn fast!
[via The Big Lead]