Montez Sweat breaks DL 40-yard dash record at the NFL Combine

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INDIANAPOLIS, IN – MARCH 03: Defensive lineman Montez Sweat of Mississippi State works out during day four of the NFL Combine at Lucas Oil Stadium on March 3, 2019 in Indianapolis, Indiana. (Photo by Joe Robbins/Getty Images)

Mississippi State defensive end Montez Sweat set an NFL combine record on Sunday morning when he posted a 4.41 second 40-yard dash.

That’s the fastest 40 ever ran by a defensive lineman at the combine and it’s the fastest 40-time since 2006 by any player at least 6’5″ & 260 lbs. 

He also ranked in the top three of running backs and the top 10 of wide receivers.

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