For all athletes who criticize media members for not playing the sports they play, this video of ESPN 980's Chris Russell attempting to do the 40-yard dash after the Redskins' player-only workouts is for you. Russell was clocked at 8.2 seconds in the run, in case you were wondering.
Video via our own Daniel Shiferaw.â†µ
UPDATE: Dan Steinberg has more on the backstory that set this up.â†µ
UPDAE: Even more of the backstory, with quotes from Russell himself, from Matt Terl of Redskins Blog.