In the game of football, speed can be the great equalizer or it can be a tremendous advantage.
It's something that, for the most part, you can't teach, and it has the potential to completely change the feel of any given game.
Speed neutralizes strength and size, it creates big plays and it separates the good from the great.
Especially in college football today, where the spread offense and read-option is prevalent, having speed out on the field can oftentimes be the difference between winning and losing.
With all of that in mind, here are the 10 fastest recruits in the 2013 class.
Note: All 40 times via Rivals.com