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'He’s really hungry': Gus Edwards’ speed training helped Ravens' undrafted rookie break out

'He’s really hungry': Gus Edwards’ speed training helped Ravens' undrafted rookie break out

Before joining the Ravens as an undrafted rookie, before getting promoted to the active roster and before becoming a fantasy football darling, Gus Edwards took part in Rutgers’ Pro Day in early March and finished the 40-yard dash in 4.52 and 4.53 seconds. Despite posting a time that is probably faster than what the vast majority of the world’s population could muster, the running back wasn’t happy.

“I’ve run faster than that,” Edwards said, adding that his best time was a 4.4. “It was indoors, and it was kind of cold in there, but that’s no excuse. I just wasn’t as fast as my fastest that day.”

So between the Pro Day and the NFL draft in late April, Edwards sought out Ken...

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