Johnny Football

Johnny Manziel of the Cleveland Browns gets tackled during the second quarter at FirstEnergy Stadium on December 14, 2014 in Cleveland, Ohio. (Photo by Joe Robbins/Getty Images)

Boomer: ‘Nervous’ Manziel Learning NFL Is A Different Beast

Johnny Manziel needs to elevate his skills to meet his larger-than-life personality. And — like it or not — that will take some time, according to Boomer Esiason.

12/16/2014

CLEVELAND, OH - DECEMBER 07: Johnny Manziel #2 of the Cleveland Browns throws a pass during warmups prior to the game against the Indianapolis Colts at FirstEnergy Stadium on December 7, 2014 in Cleveland, Ohio. (Photo by Jason Miller/Getty Images)

Keidel: Johnny Football Finds The Field

The bell has tolled for Brian Hoyer. And he never really had a chance. It’s showtime for Johnny Manziel. An entirely different show than the one to which he’s become so accustomed.

12/12/2014

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CBS Sports’ Tony Gonzalez Talks Falcons vs. Browns

What does Tony Gonzalez think about Atlanta’s chances of making the NFL Playoffs? Who should Cleveland name as their starting quarterback? Gonzalez answers these questions and more.

11/18/2014

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5 Ways Kenny Hill Erased Johnny Manziel From Texas A&M

In just one game into the 2014 season, Texas A&M didn’t miss a beat without Johnny Manziel.

08/29/2014

Johnny Manziel of the Cleveland Browns warms up before a preseason game against the Washington Redskins at FedExField on August 18, 2014 in Landover, Maryland. (Photo by Rob Carr/Getty Images)

WATCH: Manziel Is Women’s Fitness Instructor In Ridiculous Snickers Ad

He’s not exactly on Eli or Peyton’s level when it comes to comedic timing, but not to worry. The scrambling party boy is just a rookie. He’s got time to improve.

08/29/2014

Quarterback Johnny Manziel #2 of the Cleveland Browns scrambles during a preseason game against the Washington Redskins at FedExField on August 18, 2014 in Landover, Maryland. (Photo by Rob Carr/Getty Images)

Johnny Backup! Cleveland Browns Name Brian Hoyer Starting Quarterback

Brian Hoyer will open the season as Cleveland’s starting quarterback, barely hanging on to his job by holding off hotshot rookie Johnny Manziel.

08/20/2014

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11 Dumb Johnny Manziel Moves As Documented By Social Media

Manziel is keenly aware all eyes are on him. So how do you explain the latest photo of the notorious party boy causing a stir on Twitter? How about “tone down for what?” Here are eleven dumb Johnny Football moves as documented by social media.

07/07/2014

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Keidel: Pro Football Meets Johnny Football

All eyes and iPhones were on Johnny Manziel, who squirmed in his seat for 21 picks before landing in the wasteland we call Cleveland. He forced a smile and his signature salutation, rubbing his thumb and forefinger, a metaphor for counting his cash.

05/09/2014

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Johnny Manziel Reminds Brett Favre Of Himself With A Better Arm

Brett Favre admittedly hasn’t seen much of the player known simply as Johnny Football. But the three quarters or so he watched was enough to draw comparisons to a certain NFL great — himself.

02/20/2014

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Sports Verdict: Will Johnny Manziel Win Back-To-Back Heisman Trophies?

The lightning fast start of reigning Heisman Trophy winner Johnny Manziel has a lot of people talking. The unbelievable statistics he is compiling this year rival that of any other player in the country.

09/19/2013

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Report: NCAA Investigating Johnny Manziel Over Autographs

Citing unidentified sources, ESPN’s “Outside the Lines” said the Heisman Trophy winner signed items in exchange for a five-figure fee during his trip to Miami for the BCS championship game.

08/05/2013

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Curci: Give The Heisman To Johnny Football

Johnny Football is head and shoulders the favorite to come away with Heisman. Do you agree?

12/07/2012