Notre Dame's Golden Tate posts fastest times among second receivers

Notre Dame wide receiver Golden Tate speaks to the mediaThe second, and much larger, group of wide receivers has finished running 40-yard dashes for the day, with eight prospects posting unofficial sub-4.5-second times.

Notre Dame’s Golden Tate timed out as the fastest of the 20 receivers who ran Sunday, posting unofficially at 4.36 and 4.37. It was a good day for Tate, who’s ranked No. 4 among receivers by NFL Network analyst Mike Mayock.

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Here’s a quick look at the other receivers from the second group with the best (unofficial) times:

Louisville’s Scott Long — 4.46 and 4.48

South Florida’s Carlton Mitchell — 4.44 and 4.42

Ohio’s Taylor Price — 4.43 and 4.43

The Citadel’s Andre Roberts — 4.40 and 4.46

SMU’s Emmanuel Sanders — 4.43 and 4.43

Arizona State’s Kyle Williams — 4.39 and 4.45

Syracuse’s Mike Williams — 4.45 and 4.46

That group of receivers currently is working on receiving drills, then will be done with their day of workouts.