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Rich Eisen breaks the 6-second barrier during his annual 40 run at NFL scouting combine (video)

Every year, in a demonstration of tongue-in-cheek bravado and subtle self-mockery, NFL Network’s Rich Eisen runs the 40 at the NFL Scouting Combine.

Eisen donned the running shoes on Tuesday for his annual run into Internet infamy, and wouldn’t you know it? He cracked the coveted 6-second barrier during the run.

Do you believe in miracles? Yes!

The official Twitter accounts of the NFL and NFL Network have been chronicling Eisen’s preparations and the smack talk he was subjected to before the race.

Come on, guys. Leave Rich alone! And yes, Rich Eisen is now trending worldwide.

Bravo, Mr. Eisen. Bravo, indeed.