Johnson, Hester raced cheetah

Updated: July 24, 2013, 5:52 PM ET
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Chris Johnson has the fastest 40-yard dash time in NFL combine history. But does his speed measure up to the world's fastest animal on land? A television special set to air in November will provide the answer.

The Tennessee Titans running back and Chicago Bears wide receiver Devin Hester each took turns racing a cheetah for a Nat Geo Wild special titled "Man Vs. Cheetah" that will air during its Big Cat Week, TheWrap.com reported.

The races, which took place with a barrier ...

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