Ex-LSU Tiger Chad Jones looking forward after running a 4.84-second 40-yard dash
Chad Jones, the former LSU standout football and baseball player who almost needed his left leg amputated after a 2010 car accident, took some major steps in his rehabilitation Wednesday -- some rather brisk steps.
In an attempt to showcase the progress he has made since the horrific one-car accident, Jones ran a pair of 40-yard dashes in front of a crowd of about 300 spectators at St. Martin's Episcopal School in Metairie on Wednesday.
He dazzled his onlookers, sprinting to the finish line in 4.84 seconds in his first run. Minutes later, he clocked a 4.90.
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