Who is the fastest player in the NFL?
Ted Ginn Jr. , he plays for the Miami Dolphins and ran a 4.06 40 yard dash.
The fastest NFL football player, measured in terms of the fastest 40-yard dash time at the combine, is Chris Johnson. He was clocked with a forty time of 4.24 seconds. The second fastest time was set by Dri Archer at the 2014 combine with 4.26 seconds. As Johnson's career is winding down, it is likely that Archer is the fastest player in the NFL.
Deion Sanders holds the title as the fastest with a recorded 4.21 40 yard dash in the 1989 NFL Combine. Unofficial and unconfirmed reports like Ike Taylor as the fastest cornerback with a 4.18 40 yard dash. Currently the fastest active NFL player with an official time is Stanford Routt with a 4.25 40 yard dash in the 2005 NFL Combine.