Found February 19, 2013 on Pro Football Zone:
The video above is of former Raiders quarterback JaMarcus Russell running the forty-yard dash while simulating a college pro day. While the forty isn’t really important for a quarterback, it’s intersting to see how fast Russell runs to get an idea of what kind of shape he’s in. As you can see from the video above, Russell ends up running a 5.2 forty-yard dash, which isn’t terrible.         Need NFL Tickets? var _CI = _CI || {}; (function() { var script = document.createElement('script'); ref = document.getElementsByTagName('script')[0]; _CI.counter = (_CI.counter) ? _CI.counter + 1 : 1; document.write(''); script.type = 'text/javascript'; var _CI = _CI || {}; (function() { var script = document.createElement('script'); ref = document.getElementsByTagName('script')[0]; _CI.counter = (_CI.counter) ? _CI.counter + 1 : 1; document.write(''); script.type = 'text/javascript'; script.src = ''+_CI.counter; script.async = true; ref.parentNode.insertBefore(script, ref); })();

Obese and struggling to defy gravity, JaMarcus Russell looks porous training at the TEST Football Academy in San Diego

Resembling Rerun at a svelte 308 pounds, former Oakland Raiders quarterback JaMarcus Russell registered a crawling 5.2 seconds in the 40-yard dash and a listless 29-inch vertical jump while continuing to train for an NFL comeback at the TEST Football … Continue reading →

Oakland Raiders 2013 offensive draft needs

2013 is probably the most important offseason for the Oakland Raiders in a long-time. The team went from 8-8 in 2011 to 4-12 in 2012, and if the Raiders don’t improve on that record; then Dennis Allen and even Reggie McKenzie could be on the chopping block. The problem is the Raiders lack talent on both sides of the ball; especially on defense. However let’s focus on the Oakland...

Raiders OC Greg Olsen won’t blame past coaches for offensive failures

Raiders offensive coordinator Greg Olsen refuses to use previous coaches as excuses; instead he says it’s up to him to start fresh. Every year brings a new team with different dynamics, and Olsen feels using past failures as an excuse is not a good starting point. From Hue Jackson to Greg Knapp, they don’t mean anything to him, it’s his show now. It doesn’t matter who...

Five Free Agents The Oakland Raiders Should Target This Offseason

The Oakland Raiders are known for delivering a tough attitude, mentality, speed, and always a threat to win on any given Sunday. The Al Davis era may be over, but the winning mentality of the team and the city of Oakland hasn't diminished one bit.Last season was a disaster for the Oakland Raiders, as they went from 8-8 in 2011, to the 3rd worst record (4-12) in the league. Aside...
Raiders News
Delivered to your inbox
You'll also receive Yardbarker's daily Top 10, featuring the best sports stories from around the web. Customize your newsletter to get articles on your favorite sports and teams. And the best part? It's free!

Today's Best Stuff
For Bloggers

Join the Yardbarker Network for more promotion, traffic, and money.

Company Info
What is Yardbarker?

Yardbarker is the largest network of sports blogs and pro athlete blogs on the web. This site is the hub of the Yardbarker Network, where our editors and algorithms curate the best sports content from our network and beyond.