Johnny Manziel

In this June 11, 2014, file photo, Cleveland Browns quarterback Johnny Manziel runs the ball during NFL football minicamp at the team's facility in Berea, Ohio. With LeBron James’ return, Johnny Football might not be the top star in Cleveland, but Manziel will still get plenty of attention for what he does on and off the field this summer.  (AP Photo/Mark Duncan, File)

Manziel scores as NFL’s top-selling jersey

CLEVELAND (AP) — Second on Cleveland’s depth chart, Johnny Manziel already tops one NFL list. The popular rookie quarterback, who will begin his first training camp this week as a backup, had the league’s top-selling […]

07/21/2014

Cleveland Browns quarterback Johnny Manziel jokes around with Thomas Miller, 8, at the Cleveland Metroparks Zoo Tuesday, June 17, 2014, in Cleveland. The Browns rookies interacted with young individuals with Youth Challenge, which assists children with physical disabilities to help them feel comfortable in social settings and get them involved in recreational activities. (AP Photo/Tony Dejak)

Manziel: ‘I don’t think I’m doing anything wrong’

BEREA, Ohio (AP) — Johnny’s gonna play and Johnny’s gonna party. Tired of scrutiny about how he spends his weekends away from football and drained by the spotlight that follows him, Browns rookie quarterback Johnny […]

06/27/2014

Quarterback Johnny Manziel talks with reporters after a workout at NFL football rookie minicamp at the team's facility in Berea, Ohio Saturday, May 17, 2014. (AP Photo/Cleveland Browns, John Reid, Pool)

Browns opening Manziel practice to national media

CLEVELAND (AP) — This week, everyone gets to watch Johnny play football. The Browns have relaxed their media limitations to see rookie quarterback Johnny Manziel practice. Manziel, who will compete with Brian Hoyer for Cleveland’s […]

05/20/2014

Cleveland Browns quarterback Johnny Manziel (2) warms up before a rookie minicamp practice at the NFL football team's facility in Berea, Ohio Saturday, May 17, 2014. (AP Photo/Mark Duncan)

Manziel passes first test with Browns

CLEVELAND (AP) — Johnny Manziel spent his first weekend in the NFL hanging around other rookies and unsigned free agents. He’s about to take the field with the bigger boys. Manziel, who had a “positive” […]

05/19/2014

Cleveland Browns quarterback Johnny Manziel, from Texas A&M, answers questions at his introductory news conference at the NFL football team's facility in Berea, Ohio Friday, May 9, 2014. (AP Photo/Mark Duncan)

Manziel texts Browns he wants to ‘wreck’ league

CLEVELAND (AP) — Once Johnny Manziel texted that he wanted to “wreck this league” with them, the Browns didn’t waste another second. They rushed to draft Johnny Football. Browns quarterbacks coach Dowell Loggains said in […]

05/16/2014

Bethany Davis holds up a Cleveland Browns' Johnny Manziel jersey for a customer at Team Shop at FirstEnergy Stadium in Cleveland Friday, May 9, 2014. (AP Photo/The Plain Dealer, Marvin Fong)

Manzelmania rocks Cleveland hard

BEREA, Ohio (AP) — Johnny Manziel held up his new brown No. 2 jersey and flashed a smile that beamed to Texas. With whirring cameras providing the soundtrack, he was welcomed to his NFL home. […]

05/09/2014

Texas A&M quarterback Johnny Manziel reacts after being selected by the Cleveland Browns as the 22nd pick in the first round of the 2014 NFL Draft, Thursday, May 8, 2014, in New York. (AP Photo/Frank Franklin II)

Here’s Johnny! Manzelmania sweeps into Cleveland

BEREA, Ohio (AP) — Bells are ringing in Cleveland. Johnny Manziel’s here. The Browns said they’ve already sold more than 1,000 season tickets since the team drafted Texas A&M’s electrifying quarterback in the first round […]

05/09/2014

Texas A&M's Johnny Manziel (2) scrambles for yards during the third quarter of an NCAA college football game against Rice, Saturday,  Aug. 31, 2013, in College Station, Texas. (AP Photo/Eric Gay)

Johnny Football and A&M prepare for Sam Houston

COLLEGE STATION, Texas (AP) — Johnny Manziel only played the second half of No. 7 Texas A&M’s season-opener after serving a suspension for what the school called an “inadvertent” violation of NCAA rules involving signing […]

09/06/2013

Texas A&M's Johnny Manziel (2) celebrates a touchdown with teammate Ben Malena (1) during the fourth quarter of an NCAA college football game against Rice, Saturday, Aug. 31, 2013, in College Station, Texas.  (AP Photo/Eric Gay)

5 things to know about Week 2 in college football

While Alabama rests and prepares for its rematch with Johnny Football and the most anticipated game of the season, most of the other highly ranked teams will be winding their way through early season tuneups […]

09/06/2013

Texas A&M's Johnny Manziel (2) scrambles for yards during the third quarter of an NCAA college football game against Rice, Saturday,  Aug. 31, 2013, in College Station, Texas. (AP Photo/Eric Gay)

Manziel throws 3 TDs to lead A&M over Rice 52-31

COLLEGE STATION, Texas (AP) — Johnny Manziel’s day began late because of the NCAA and ended early because of his mouth. In between he looked like Johnny Football at his best. After serving his first-half […]

08/31/2013

Johnny Manziel, Texas A&M University quarterback, with his 2012 Heisman Trophy. (AP Photo)

Johnny Football back for Aggies

COLLEGE STATION, Texas (AP) — Heisman Trophy winner Johnny Manziel is back on the field and back to his brash ways for No. 7 Texas A&M after serving a suspension in the first half against […]

08/31/2013

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NCAA getting out of jersey-selling business

The NCAA is getting out of the memorabilia business. NCAA President Mark Emmert said Thursday it would stop the practice immediately after reports this week that team jerseys and other items linked to individual schools […]

08/08/2013

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